Atkins has appointed Jo Jarman as Chief Financial Officer for its UK and European businesses.
Jarman, who has over 20 years’ experience in the construction and professional services industry, joins Atkins from Skanska where she held several senior roles, including Chief Financial Officer for its UK operations. Prior to Skanska, she held senior finance positions at Amey and Atkins, where she was previously CFO of the company’s road services division.
Richard Robinson, CEO of Atkins UK and Europe, said, “We welcome Jo at an exciting time for Atkins as we continue to lay the foundation for long-term growth by supporting our customers in new and innovative ways. . Jo’s exceptional leadership qualities and extensive business experience of joint venture and alliance delivery models will be a great asset to our business.
Jarman said, “It’s great to be back at Atkins, who are at the forefront of the industry’s drive to become more productive through digital transformation. I now look forward to working with our talented teams as we focus on long-term sustainable growth.
Jarman, who joined Atkins on April 26, will replace current chief financial officer for the UK and Europe, Mark Anderson, who is leaving the company on May 21 to take a career break.