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Giles Price

Chief Technical Officer, AECOM


Contact details:


Tel:         01245 496281



Areas of experience:

Asset Management; Aviation; Construction & Civil Engineering; Design; Engineering; Professional Services


Career details and achievements:

  • AECOM – Chief Technical Officer

  • CHS Engineering Services Limited - Chief Operating Officer

  • Heathrow Airport Holdings Limited - Director Heathrow Hub Capacity Programme leading the Heathrow team and getting Heathrow shortlisted by the Airports Commission

  • BAA Group Technical and Quality Director  accountable  for ensuring the technical requirements of Heathrow were met throughout the Capital Programmes at Heathrow

  • Chairman of LHR Building Control Services Ltd ensuring that all projects were compliant with legislation including Heathrow and Stansted Airports

  • Ferrovial Group, Director of Operations responsible for the due diligence for the acquisition of International Airports

  • Capital Programme Director accountable for the design and delivery of major airport infrastructure including the world largest integrated baggage system

  • Airport Chief Engineer and Head of Engineering Operations driving performance improvement across Heathrow

  • General Manager of Airport Operations delivered a step change in airport operational performance


Skill detail, track record and services provided:

From 2008 as Programme Director accountable for the development of the world’s largest integrated baggage and passenger transfer systems at Heathrow, Giles successfully integrated major infrastructure, baggage and airport IT systems, enabling the relocation of over fifty international airlines without operational disruption and delivered over 2km of tunnels to connect Heathrow’s baggage systems while maintaining Heathrow’s railway and underground operations, all whilst reducing cost  and delivering  world class baggage and operational performance. Whilst BAA Group Technical and Quality Director and Chairman of BAA Building Control Limited, Giles led the delivery of significant savings through design, engineering and process best practice in programme management across Heathrow’s capital programmes. He significantly reduced operating cost through the delivery of a major change and was accountable for technical leadership, direction and assurance to Heathrow’s £4.5bn capital programmes.