Alan Newbold, Arup Aviation Leader

Alan Newbold


  • UKIMEA Aviation Leader

Alan is a Director and the Aviation Leader for the UK, India, Middle East and Africa regions. He is also the Global Digital Aviation Leader for Arup.

Alan helps clients navigate complex projects to meet their strategic, technical, and commercial goals. He has led projects for many cross sector and international clients including Network Rail, London Heathrow Airport, Dubai Airport, Doha Airport, Mumbai Airport and Changi Airport, Singapore. Within the Aviation sector, delivering technology solutions to help clients improve passenger experience, reduce operating costs, increase revenue, improve business resilience and reduce business risk is at the core of what he does.

With 30 years’ experience in aviation and business consulting, Alan’s focus is solving clients’ challenges to meet their strategic, technical and commercial goals. By bridging the gap between people, process, technologies and infrastructure, he draws on his expertise to deliver solutions that drive innovation and change in the built environment.