WSP Client Director for Transport, South Australia Tim Gosbell said Mr Elford will be responsible for forging strong relationships with government clients in the region.
‘With an excellent understanding of government and positive relationships within the industry, Mark is an asset to our team.
‘Mark will also hold senior leadership roles on major projects and pursuits.
‘He has valuable experience in strategy development and leading the planning, funding and procurement of large infrastructure projects,’ said Mr Gosbell.
Mr Elford joins the company following a long and highly distinguished career with the Government of South Australia.
Most recently he was a senior executive in the transport infrastructure, planning and strategy divisions of the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure.
Mr Elford started his new role on 2 May 2016 and is based in Adelaide.