director of infrastructure,
Bob Tong is a Chartered Civil Engineer with extensive experience of planning, designing and delivering a range of high profile developments in the UK and overseas, including Ascot Racecourse, the London 2012 Olympics and King Abdullah Economic City – the world’s largest masterplanned development. Bob’s background is in engineering consultancy and he has broad experience across transportation, energy and infrastructure sectors. In his current role as Director of Infrastructure for Lendlease Bob is responsible for transport planning and infrastructure across the Lendlease project portfolio in Europe, which includes a number of major urban regeneration schemes ranging from the over site development at Euston station to Milan’s Innovation District . Bob’s primary focus is on developing integrated, sustainable and digitally enabled engineering solutions that support Lendlease’s objective to create the best places. This involves close collaboration with urban designers, architects, engineers and the wider project team to identify optimal outcomes for people and the environment throughout all stages of the project lifecycle.