Nicola Hindle - MD Consulting and Rail
Nicola Hindle joined Amey in 2005 and is Managing Director of our Consulting and Rail Business Unit.
Before becoming MD, Nicola was the Finance Director for Consulting and Strategic Infrastructure and played an integral part in the above market growth in those sectors. Nicola supported the organic growth of the division and led a number of key acquisitions within the Rail, Utilities and Aviation markets, strengthening and diversifying Amey’s portfolio of services.
Nicola defined and developed the operating framework which underpinned Amey’s international growth ambitions and with her guidance Amey’s Consulting business now operates in Qatar, the USA and Australia.
Nicola is also responsible for overseeing the continued development and expansion of skills and support within Amey. With a commitment to effective resource management, Nicola led Consulting and Rail’s approach to skills identification and optimisation to support employee development and improve utilisation. This includes leveraging the breadth of Amey’s consulting and asset management capabilities to offer an improved integrated service delivery solutions for our customers.
Prior to joining Amey, Nicola began her career at the Oxford, Swindon and Gloucester Co-operative Society, where she qualified as an accountant with the global professional accounting body ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants). She quickly progressed to a Financial Accountant with Bookham Technology Plc and AEA Technology Plc, before joining Amey in 2005.
Nicola is now a Fellow of the ACCA. Her interests outside of work are numerous and include travelling, most adrenaline sports and a passion for paragliding. She also enjoys the calmer side of life by gardening, hill walking and reading.