Dallas (May 16, 2023) — AECOM, the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, announced today that it has appointed Bob Hart as the new president of its Construction Management business, including its premier AECOM Tishman and AECOM Hunt brands. Mr. Hart brings more than 35 years of extensive industry experience to this role and will be responsible for overseeing the Company’s continued legacy of delivering iconic structures with a priority on innovation, sustainability and operational excellence.
“I’m excited to welcome Bob as the president of our world-class Construction Management business, known for delivering many of the most innovative and complex structures ever conceived,” said Troy Rudd, AECOM’s chief executive officer. “As a proven leader with an impressive career, Bob’s commitment to meeting our clients’ challenges, creating opportunities for our team and driving growth will further strengthen our position as the industry leader, ensuring exceptional value for our stakeholders.”
Mr. Hart’s career began with Hunt Construction Group, now AECOM Hunt, and throughout his decades with the firm he has developed a successful track record of delivering mega projects across the Western United States. Most recently, Bob has served as the chief operating officer of AECOM’s Construction Management business and a member of the Company’s Executive Leadership Team.
Additionally, the Company has appointed John Kovacs, P.E., and Eric Reid, P.E., as Executive Vice Presidents and co-leads of AECOM Tishman’s New York region, reporting to Mr. Hart. Mr. Kovacs and Mr. Reid have been with AECOM Tishman for 27 years and 15 years, respectively, and together they will continue to build on the firm’s 125-year history of shaping the New York skyline.
Following a nearly 40-year career with AECOM and Tishman Construction, including his leadership of our Construction Management business for the past 5 years, the Company also announced that Jay Badame will be transitioning to a new role serving as Executive Advisor to Mr. Hart. The firm thanks Mr. Badame for his ongoing service and contributions to the organization.
All appointments are effective immediately.
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