Paul DeKeyser to Lead AECOM’s Water Business in North America
DeKeyser will be responsible for developing new business and providing leadership and strategic direction for the company’s water business
AECOM Technology Corp. announced Paul DeKeyser has joined AECOM as senior vice president and leader of its water practice in North America.
In his role, DeKeyser will be responsible for developing new business and providing leadership and strategic direction for the company’s water business in North America. With more than 25 years of experience in water, wastewater, design management, design-build and construction administration, DeKeyser is an expert in building and leading multidisciplinary teams.
“Paul brings significant experience in integrating diverse teams and leading challenging projects to successful completion, which enhances our leadership position in the water market,” said Mike Della Rocca, chief executive for AECOM’s North America geography. “I am confident he will lead the growth and expansion of our practice by providing leadership, business line integration and strategic pursuit in the water market sector throughout North America.”
Prior to joining AECOM, DeKeyser served as a leader of CH2M Hill’s energy and chemicals business, focusing on growth opportunities in western Canada. Prior to that role, he served as a regional manager for the company’s water business group in the eastern United States. He is an active member of the American Society of Civil Engineers; the Water Environment Federation; and the Virginia Water Pollution Control Assn.