Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Sagar, Schmidt promoted at AECOM

Written by  Stuart Chirls, senior editor, Railway Age
Left to right: Navin Sagar and Jon Schmidt Left to right: Navin Sagar and Jon Schmidt

Infrastructure firm AECOM announced that Navin Sagar has been appointed vice president and national director transit systems of the firm's transit systems practice in North America.

Also, Jon Schmidt has been promoted to the transit systems deputy practice leader, working with Sagar. He has been with Aecom for 17 years.

"Among AECOM's transit disciplines in the Americas, our transit systems practice is the largest and most diverse," said Carolyn Flowers, senior vice president and national transit practice leader. "In his new role, Navin will oversee new business opportunities, strengthen client development and relationships and expand the technical depth within our transit systems practice."

Most recently, Sagar was associate vice president and national director for T.Y. Lin International, where he supported national and international technical/business development activities for numerous transit and rail programs involving various procurement and alternative delivery methods. He also worked for the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, Texas, and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.