Archus has announced the appointment of Katie Wood as its new head of programme and project management.
As a seasoned technical advisor, programme manager, and project director, her role will focus on supporting a broad range of clients in both the delivery of healthcare infrastructure and strategic initiatives from inception to completion, along with the ongoing development and expansion of programme and project management services at Archus.
Joining from Arup, Wood’s track record includes leadership of business cases, strategies, and major capital investments across a diverse range of healthcare programmes and projects in the UK and globally, including Australia, Canada, Peru, Ireland, and Singapore.
Alongside technical expertise, she is a passionate advocate for how the built environment can positively impact health and wellbeing.
Victoria Head, director of commercial and performance at Archus, said: “We are thrilled to welcome Katie to Archus.
“Her extensive industry experience, track record, and qualifications make her the ideal candidate to lead our multidisciplinary project teams, while her ability to translate complex technical challenges into client-centric solutions aligns perfectly with our commitment to creating innovative, sustainable healthcare infrastructure.”
Wood added: “I am delighted to have joined the team of healthcare infrastructure experts at Archus and look forward to working collaboratively with our clients and partners to deliver innovative solutions which make a positive impact both on the healthcare industry and the health outcomes of communities.
“I am also excited about the opportunity to further develop our successful programme and project management services as part of the company’s continued growth and success, while supporting the achievement of our company-wide mission to shape the future of healthcare.”