March 22, 2021
T.Y. Lin International Group, a Leading Brand Within Dar Group, Hires Tim Risbridger to Accelerate Growth in Aviation and Science & Technology Sectors Across Asia Pacific Region
T.Y. Lin International Group (TYLI Group), a globally recognized full-service infrastructure consulting firm, welcomes Tim Risbridger, who has been hired to accelerate our Aviation and Science & Technology growth in the Asia Pacific Region (APAC). Based in Singapore, Risbridger will support business development and account management activities in these two key fast-growing market sectors considering his deep experience and success across Infrastructure and Buildings. In support of Dar Group, TYLI Group’s parent company, he will develop and lead client programs that leverage the diverse capabilities and full portfolio of Dar Group brands, including Currie & Brown, Integral Group, Landrum & Brown, Penspen, Perkins&Will, and T.Y. Lin International to create winning and differentiated solutions for the benefit of clients in the APAC region.
Risbridger will report to Niek Niëns, TYLI Group Chief Operating Officer, APAC Region. Risbridger will also be part of Dar Group’s global business development team, led by Catherine Tobiasinsky, Dar Group’s Chief Growth Officer.
In his role, Risbridger will play a prominent part in responding to the demand for sustainable, resilient, and technologically-advanced solutions in the Aviation and Science & Technology sectors. This includes taking full advantage of Dar Group’s combined capabilities as the Global Leader in Aviation, plus a growing opportunity in specialist sectors such as mission-critical centers, science and tech parks, and Net Zero and sustainable infrastructure.
Risbridger joins TYLI Group with more than 30 years of experience in market development, operations, and project and design management for Arcadis’ Asian, Middle Eastern, and UK businesses. His leadership roles have included heading the Regional Infrastructure sector in the Middle East and Asia and leading the Abu Dhabi, Oman, and Singapore businesses. As Head of Singapore, he oversaw operations across all business units, including strategic planning, growth and diversification initiatives, and innovation and digital transformation, springboarding into the rest of the Southeast Asia Region. He was also a member of the Asia Leadership Team.
Risbridger has held leading roles on some of the world’s largest airport programs, including Chek Lap Kok Airport, Hong Kong, London Heathrow, Terminal 5, UK, Queen Alia International Airport, Jordan, and Changi Airport, Singapore. During the last three years, he was the Account Leader for two global Technology clients and oversaw the project management of a Science Research facility in Singapore.
“On behalf of T.Y. Lin International Group and Dar Group, I want to welcome Tim to our Aviation and Science & Technology teams for the Asia Pacific Region,” said Niëns. “Tim has an established track record of setting up and leading successful client accounts and project delivery teams on large-scale aviation, property, infrastructure, science & technology, and marine projects. He has developed and inspired motivated teams that prioritize client and stakeholder needs. Tim’s new role supports Dar Group’s strategy of achieving our growth goals through innovation, technical excellence, collaboration, and client focus across all our leading and specialist brands.”
About T.Y. Lin International Group:
Founded in 1954, T.Y. Lin International Group is a globally recognized, full-service infrastructure consulting firm committed to providing innovative, cost-effective, constructible designs for the global infrastructure market. With 3,200 employees working in 65 offices throughout the Americas, Asia, and Europe, the firm provides support on projects of varying size and complexity. T.Y. Lin International Group is a member of Dar Group, a global, privately-owned professional services group, and its industry-leading family of Global Infrastructure companies. For more information about the company, please visit www.tylin.com.
About Dar Group:
Dar Group is a leading, privately-owned professional services group with award-winning impact and global reach. As an engineering, architectural, and planning consultancy that values specialty expertise, the Group is united by a commitment to providing clients with multi-disciplinary solutions rooted in quality, innovation, collaboration, sustainability, and technology to deliver social and community impact.
Building on the strength of Dar, its founding company, Dar Group includes many of the industry’s leading and specialist brands whose 19,800 professionals work with clients from over 100 countries on projects that contribute to the sustainable advancement of communities worldwide.
To learn more, please visit www.dargroup.com.