WSP, a leading engineering and professional services consultancy, appoints Ivy Kong as the Managing Director for WSP in Asia effective from 28 January 2019.

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Ivy has 20 years experience in the professional services industry, most recently with AECOM in Asia, where she held senior management responsibilities. Known for being a dynamic leader with a result-driven approach, Ivy has a strong track record of winning and delivering large infrastructure projects mainly in the Asia region. 

“It is clearly a time of growth at WSP, and I am eager to quickly get to work with WSP’s leadership team to drive a stronger client and project delivery approach, while supporting employee development,” said Ivy. “I look forward to continue advancing the growth initiatives for WSP’s operations in Asia.” 

Ivy is a Chartered Engineer and holds a Bachelor of Engineering, Civil & Structural Engineering from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. 

Alexandre L’Heureux, President and Chief Executive Officer of WSP says, “Ivy is a seasoned operating executive with a global perspective and is ideally suited to ensure our Asian operations are prioritizing clients and employees in that region, with a focused project delivery strategy. As we are about to embark on our 2019-2021 Global Strategic Plan, Ivy will play a key role in continuing to professionalize our firm, while pursuing long-term profitable growth by strengthening the core of our business: our culture and our relationship with our clients.