Raj Beghal Senior project manager at Turner and Townsend and Women of the Future Awards shortlister

Birmingham-born Raj is a senior project manager at construction consultancy, Turner & Townsend. Having no previous technical background in construction, Raj joined the company as an assistant project manager but her drive and determination quickly saw her promoted twice to become senior project manager. Gaining further experience overseas by working for the company in Kazakhstan for 15 months, Raj ensured that even during a time of economic downturn, hard-work and a positive attitude enabled her to achieve her goals.