Sven Kottwitz has joined the British firm and will be based in New York.
Kottwitz was most recently with Parker Infrastructure Partners, and was previously a managing director with Meridiam until October 2017. Before joining Meridiam in 2010 he was based in London.
“Sven brings a wealth of PPP experience from Meridiam in the US as well as Europe," a spokesperson for John Laing told P3 Bulletin
Meanwhile, the Cubic/John Laing consortium has achieved financial close for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority’s Automated Fare Collection P3 in Boston.
John Laing will contribute 90% of the project’s equity ($24.3m) and will also take a lead asset-management role in the project.