Athena Venios

Athena VeniosIAC Committee Member

Athena graduated from UNSW with a BE (Civil) Honours degree in 1997.

Athena has recently taken up a role as a Director at RMS, leading a team within the Technical and Project Services Division of Roads and Maritime to develop and deliver projects across Greater Sydney. 

Before that she was Technical Director - Transport Group, AECOM, responsible for the delivery of complex transport projects including motorways, railways and multi-modal infrastructure, working closely with government and key stakeholders. 

As AECOM Technical Director she was accountable for securing a pipeline of projects and setting the strategic direction for AECOM's transport business, and for leading multidisciplinary teams in the acquisition and execution of major transport infrastructure projects.

In 2016 Athena was awarded theJudy Raper Award for Leadership in Engineering, in recognition of her sustained and significant contribution through demonstrated leadership within the profession in Australia.