Greg Steele has been the firm’s Australia Pacific chief exec for eight years

Greg Steele

Arcadis has announced the new boss of its Asia Pacific operation.

Greg Steele (pictured) has been added to the executive leadership team to take on the role of group executive for the Asia Pacific.

He takes over the role from Arcadis chief executive Peter Oosterveer, who held the position on an interim basis.

Steele has been the chief executive of the firm’s Australia Pacific arm for the past eight years, with Arcadis saying the size of the business has more than doubled in the period.

The firm is now involved in some of the biggest infrastructure schemes in Australia including both the Melbourne and Sydney Metro projects.

The firm said while it intended to keep the Asia and Australia Pacific regions as two separate operating entities.