The candidate is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AECOM (NYSE: ACM), a premier, fully integrated infrastructure firm that designs, builds, finances and operates infrastructure assets in more than 150 countries through 87,000 employees. He has served as a key AECOM leader since he joined the company in 2005 and has been instrumental in the evolution of AECOM from a private company to a public firm whose staff of architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction professionals serve clients virtually anywhere in the world. The candidate was named Chief Financial Officer in 2006 and, prior to his appointment as Chief Executive Officer in 2014, the candidate had been President of the company since October 2011. He directed the company’s initial public offering (IPO) on the New York Stock Exchange, which was one of the 10 largest NYSE listings for 2007, and one of the largest engineering industry IPOs of all time. Prior to joining AECOM, the candidate served as Western Area Managing Partner at KPMG LLP. He joined KPMG in 1990 and was admitted to the partnership in 1995. The candidate also was a member of KPMG’s Board of Directors, a position he held for five years. As a member of the Board of Directors, he served as the chairman of the Board Process and Governance Committee and a member of the Audit and Finance Committee.
AECOM (NYSE: ACM) is one of the world’s top engineering and design groups. The company provides planning, consulting, and construction management services for civil and infrastructure construction to government and private clients in some 150 countries. The company also provides facilities management and maintenance, logistics, IT services, and systems integration services. AECOM projects include the Mall of Oman (scheduled to open in 2019), the Hyderabad Metro Rail in India, Mercedes-Benz Stadium (future home of the Atlanta Falcons), and New York City’s Second Avenue Subway. AECOM generates more than a quarter of its sales outside the US. Revenue: $18.2 billion.
Candidate ID: 158703