Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. McIntire has more than 30 years of international engineering and construction experience. He has the operations and leadership responsibility for the CH2M HILL enterprise. The firm is a recognized global leader in consulting, design, design-build, operations and program management for public and private clients. Mr. McIntire’s priorities for the firm are the highest standards of ethical behavior, safety, quality, and a positive client experience. The firm is frequently recognized for its focus on sustainability and work-place satisfaction.
Before being appointed to CEO in January 2009, Mr. McIntire had served as Chief Operating Officer, President and Group Chief Executive for the Energy Client Group, and the President and Group Chief Executive for the Industrial Client Group. Under his leadership, CH2M HILL has expanded its global operations, now serving clients on six continents.
Prior to joining CH2M HILL, Mr. McIntire was an executive at Bechtel Group Inc. Mr. McIntire served on the board of directors, was executive vice president, was a member of the Chairman’s Leadership Council, and was President of several of Bechtel’s leading, multibillion dollar companies.
Mr. McIntire’s academic background includes a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Nebraska, a Master’s degree from the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Arizona, and the Executive Management Program at Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business.
Mr. McIntire lends his leadership to a number of organizations around the world as a member of the World Economic Forum and the Engineering &Construction Partnership of the World Economic Forum; World Business Council on Sustainable Development; Business Roundtable; U.S.-Brazil CEO Forum; National Petroleum Council; Council on Competitiveness; Aspen Institute’s Dialogue and Commission on Arctic Climate Change; and the National Academy of Construction. He also serves on the Board of Trustees of the Thunderbird School for Global Management and the Advisory Board for the University of California (Davis) Graduate School of Management.