Vice President and Executive Director - Strategic Growth - APAC and Middle East at Jacobs
Bachelor of Social Science (Geography), UNSW, 1990
Master of Environmental Planning, Macquarie University, 1998
Certified Practicing Planner - PIA
Ross Jones is Jacob’s Vice President and Executive Director- Strategic Growth - for APAC & Middle East. Prior to taking up this role he was Vice President Operations - Infrastructure & Environment.
Ross is a Company Director of Jacobs, having been with the organisation (incl. SKM) for over 20 years. His experience covers a variety of technical disciplines, including environmental impact assessment and management, community consultation, air quality management, traffic noise and ecologically sustainable development. He has project managed integrated concept design and EISs, predominantly for transport projects and has prepared numerous construction environmental management plans. He has also been project manager on several community consultation projects. In recent years, Ross has been involved in collaborative contracting at the ALT level on construction and planning projects.
Previously, Ross held the position of SKM’s Global General Manager – Water & Environment prior to the merger with Jacobs. Before that, he held a range of operations, client management and technical leadership roles in SKM.