His Excellency Abdullah A. Alireza Joins AECOM Global Advisory Board

  His Excellency Abdullah A. Alireza Joins AECOM Global Advisory Board

Business Wire

LOS ANGELES -- April 11, 2013

AECOM Technology Corporation (NYSE: ACM), a leading provider of professional
technical and management support services for public and private sector
clients in more than 140 countries around the world, announced today that  His
Excellency Abdullah A. Alireza has joined the AECOM Global Advisory Board.
Chaired by former U.K. Prime Minister, The Right Honourable Sir John Major KG
CH, and composed of other leaders in business and geopolitical affairs, the
AECOM Global Advisory Board supports the company’s efforts to enter and grow
in new geographies, business lines and high-growth service areas.

H.E. Alireza is Vice Chairman of Xenel in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He also
served as Minister of Commerce and Industry from 2008 to 2011. Previously,
H.E. Alireza was Minister of State and a member of the Council of Ministers
from 2003 to 2008, and the Supreme Economic Council from 2000 to 2011. He has
also served as Chairman, Kingdom’s World Trade Organization Working Team;
Chairman, Board of Directors of the Saudi Arabia Standards Organization; and
Chairman, Board of Directors of the Commission for Development of Industrial
Cities and Technical Zones.

In addition, H.E. Alireza headed the Kingdom’s Delegation to the United
Nations Industrial Development Organization and the Kingdom’s Delegations at
the Gulf Cooperation Council in the Commerce Cooperation Committee and
Industrial Cooperation Committee. H.E. Alireza was also Chairman, Council of
Saudi Chambers of Commerce & Industry; Co-Chairman, National U.S. Arab Chamber
of Commerce; and Chairman, Commission for Industrial Cities & Technology

In his many years of experience, H.E. Alireza has worked closely with
world-renowned academic institutions and nonprofit organizations in promoting
education. He initiated a development program for senior Saudi executives and
government officials at Harvard University.

“His Excellency Alireza possesses substantial experience and valuable
perspective through his years of service with the government of the Kingdom of
Saudi Arabia and as a successful, visionary business executive,” said John M.
Dionisio, AECOM chairman and chief executive officer. “I am pleased that we
will have the benefit of H.E.’s tremendous insights as part of the AECOM
Global Advisory Board. As we advance AECOM’s diversified global growth
strategy, our advisory board members offer expert knowledge for issues at the
intersection of global business operations and society at large, including
humanitarian affairs, socially responsible business practices and

In addition to AECOM Global Advisory Board Chairman, Sir John Major, who also
served as the U.K. Foreign Secretary and Chancellor of the Exchequer, members
of the advisory board include:

  *Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong, former Prime Minister of
  *Mr. Deepak Parekh, Chairman of India-based Housing Development Finance
    Corporation Limited; and
  *Dr. Daniel Thorniley, President of Vienna-based DT-Global Business


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services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities,
environmental, energy, water and government. With approximately 45,000
employees around the world,AECOMis a leader in all of the key markets that
it serves. AECOMprovides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation
and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and
sustain the world's built, natural, and social environments. AFortune
500company,AECOMserves clients in more than 140 countries and had revenue
of$8.2billion during the 12 months ended Dec.31, 2012. More information
onAECOMand its services can be found at www.aecom.com.

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AECOM does not intend, and undertakes no obligation, to update any
forward-looking statement.

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AECOM Technology Corporation
Paul Dickard, 646-432-8473
VP, External Communications
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