SYSTRA appoints Sébastien Dupont as UK-Ireland consultancy managing director

Sébastien Dupont, managing director consultancy at SYSTRA.

Sébastien Dupont joins SYSTRA’s executive board replacing Craig Scott who is retaining an advisory role in the business.

SYSTRA has announced the appointment of Sébastien Dupont as managing director for Consultancy (UK-IRL).

Dupont joined SYSTRA in 2017 as chief financial officer for Latin America based in Såo Paulo, Brazil before moving to London in 2019 as international chief financial officer, responsible for UK, Nordics, South America and North and Western Africa.

An accomplished operations and financial leader, having worked for 20 years in the transport engineering and automotive sectors, Dupont led the integration of TSP Projects that was acquired in 2019, doubling the size of the SYSTRA’s transport and infrastructure business. As managing director for consultancy, he will support the sustainable growth of the business, raising the profile of its many thought-leading technical and digital experts.

SYSTRA CEO Nick Salt said: “I am delighted that Sébastien has agreed to join SYSTRA Ltd. He is an astute business leader with significant international experience and will form a significant part of our leadership team as we continue on our journey of sustainable growth.”

Commenting on his new role, Sébastien Dupont, managing director consultancy at SYSTRA, said, “Moving to the UK has been one of the highlights of my career so far. After working with a vast network of international entities across multiple continents, I am now delighted to shift my focus to the UK and Ireland market in order to support our clients deliver on decarbonisation and sustainability.

“It is my absolute pleasure to lead SYSTRA’s consultancy team which has a rich and diverse pedigree of delivering fascinating work, thanks to its deep expertise and relentless commitment to each of our customer’s success.”