100 Women in Property
Participant Biographies 

Emma Russell, Senior Engineer - WSP

SPONSOR: Graham Rogers, Principal -WSP

Emma Russell

Emma has a double degree in Engineering (Civil)/Science from the University of Melbourne and over nine years’ experience in the structural design of buildings. She is currently a senior engineer with WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff in Melbourne, having spent the past five years as a structural engineer in the company’s London office. As well as analysis and design work, she has been involved in the detailed coordination and project development process advising clients, stakeholders and contractors. Emma has worked on projects from a diverse range of sectors such as commercial, residential, retail and educational, including both new-build and refurbishment structures. Her most recent experience was as project engineer on a new 75-storey residential building currently under construction in London’s Canary Wharf. She has also been actively involved in Engineers Australia committees and helped start up WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff’s global structures technical working group.