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Joël Thai
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Engineer in AECOM’s water asset management team.

2008 Graduated from the Lycée Louis-le-Grand with a BSc in physics

2010 Graduated from Texas Tech University with an MSc in environmental engineering

2012 Graduated from Centrale Nantes with an MSc in civil engineering

2010–2013 Started a PhD in environmental engineering at the University of California, Berkeley, and worked as a research assistant and consultant for the US Department of Energy

2010–2012 Was co-president of the Berkeley Civil & Environmental Engineering Graduate Society

2012–2013 Was a member of the California triathlon team

2015 Joined AECOM’s graduate development programme

2016 Became vice chair of his regional graduate branch of the Institution of Civil Engineers, having previously been a graduate member of the American Society of Civil Engineers