Rob J. Routs
Rob J. Routs was named to our Board of Directors during December 2010. From 1971 until his retirement in 2008, Routs served in several leadership roles at Royal Dutch Shell plc. Routs’ final leadership role with Royal Dutch Shell was Executive Director, Downstream operations, where he was based in Europe from 2004 to 2008, and responsible for running a global business with US$250 billion in sales, US$80 billion in market cap, US$60 billion of assets, and 75,000 employees in 130 countries. Under his leadership, Shell’s downstream business advanced to the no. 2 industry ranking in efficiency and became the no.1 global retail brand in this space. In addition to AECOM, he now brings his experience to a number of public companies, including AEGON N.V. (insurance) and AP Moller Maersk (shipping/oil & gas drilling).