Heading up our Manchester office

Staff announcement

We have recently appointed Raj Takhar as Director for our Manchester office. Raj will be leading the team working on projects based in the northern region of the country.

With over 30 years’ of experience as a consulting engineer operating in the North West since 2001, Raj is the ideal fit to work on regional projects for AKT II. He has a wealth of experience, coming from firms such as Buro Happold, Ramboll Whitby Bird and Booth King where he worked as a director in Canada previously.

Raj now joins the AKT II team working on projects such as Grosvenor Gardens.

Commenting on joining AKT II, Raj said: 'I am very excited to lead AKT II's Manchester office as we implement our expansion strategy through the opening of regional offices. This is a great opportunity to introduce AKT II to projects across the north of the UK and for staff keen to widen their horizons in the region. I look forward to developing the business in the North bringing AKT II’s design ethos and reputation for technical strength, quality and innovation to our projects through a high-quality local team and maintaining strong links with head office.'