At LiRo, Brian is responsible for all New England business operations—including service lines and market sectors as well as sales, marketing, business development, and strategy/growth efforts. Brian has nearly 30 years of leadership experience in the region, spanning professional engineering consulting, design, construction, alternative project delivery, QA/QC, PM/CM, sales, marketing, business and client development/management; finance; compliance, risk/liability; safety control; new business launch, start-up, turnaround, expansion, and mergers/acquisitions.
During his career, Brian has successfully managed and expanded business units for engineering consulting firms in the ENR Top 500—including three firms in the Top 20 and two firms in the Top 150. Brian has led multi-disciplined horizontal and vertical design and construction projects, working for federal, state, regional, and municipal public agencies, as well as the private sector. Project types include infrastructure, utilities, roadways, and bridges; mass transit; telecommunications; power and energy; commercial/office; institutional; higher-ed; medical and healthcare; biotech/biomed/lab/health sciences; K-12 schools; single- and multi-family housing; and mixed-use developments ranging in project and construction value from less than $100,000 to $14+ billion.
He is a registered Professional Engineer in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine. Other certifications and licenses include: Massachusetts Construction Supervisor License (CSL Unrestricted); Project Manager Certification Program (PMCP); and Massachusetts Certified Public Purchasing Official (MCPPO) – Designer/OPM. In 2017, Brian was named Executive Employee of the Year – ENR Top 150 Firm. Brian received his Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.