Matt McGowan Joins CH2M HILL to Lead M&A Division
June 06, 2011
CH2M HILL, a global full-service consulting, design, construction, and operations firm, announces that Matthew McGowan has joined the firm as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development.
“Matt McGowan is an industry leader with a consistent track record of completing both domestic and cross-border deals,” says Mike Lucki, CH2M HILL Chief Financial Officer. “We are excited to welcome him to the CH2M HILL team.”
With more than 25 years of experience, McGowan has managed and overseen global mergers and acquisitions for the majority of his career. He has extensive experience in conducting mergers and acquisitions for the engineering and construction industry as well as global, cross-industry deals throughout North America, Europe and Asia.
In his role, McGowan will be responsible for the oversight and leadership of merger and acquisition activities for the global firm, including identification of new opportunities, due diligence, negotiation, and post-merger integration. Additionally, McGowan will spearhead the firm’s public private partnership (P3) initiatives.
Previously, McGowan was managing director at Conway, Del Genio, Gries & Co., LLC where he led the merger and acquisition unit. Prior to that, he was the managing director of the Engineering, Construction & Infrastructure Services team for Macquarie Capital (USA) Inc.
McGowan will be based in New York City. He holds an MBA in Finance from Duke University and a bachelor’s degree in economics from Bucknell University.
Headquartered near Denver, Colorado, USA, employee-owned CH2M HILL is a global leader in consulting, design, design-build, operations, and program management for government, civil, industrial and energy clients. The firm’s work is concentrated in the areas of water, transportation, environmental, energy, facilities and resources. With US$6.3 billion in revenue and 23,000 employees, CH2M HILL is an industry-leading program management, construction management and design firm, as ranked by Engineering News-Record and named a leader in sustainable engineering by Verdantix. The firm has been named a FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For five times. Visit us at http://www.ch2mhill.com, twitter.com/ch2mhill and facebook.com/ch2mhill.