Our Leadership Team

Peter is the President and CEO of S&B USA Construction and is responsible for leading the company’s business and financial growth strategies. Peter brings nearly 40 years of construction experience with Chairman, CEO and President roles in 15 corporations, notably over 20 years in several companies of Skanska. He has also served on the Construction Industry Ethics & Compliance Initiative CEO Roundtable, the Engineering & Computer Science Advisory Council at VMI and as an officer on both the General Contractor Association of New York and other industry organizations.

Hezi is the COO of S&B USA Construction where his primary role is to broaden executive oversight in project acquisition and operations, preparing S&B USA Construction for larger opportunities that being part of the Shikun and Binui family allows. Prior to joining the S&B USA Construction management team, Hezi was CEO of SolelABen (a joint venture of Solel Boneh, Israel and Abengoa and later TSK, Spain) for the $1B construction of a thermo-solar power project and CEO of IMB, the operating consortium for the $4B light railway project in Tel Aviv.

Kevin has more than 20 years of experience in accounting and finance within the construction industry and serves as the Chief Financial Officer for S&B USA Construction. Kevin has been with the company since 2014 where his roles include financial analysis and reporting, budgeting, contract management, strategic planning, cost accounting, financial reporting, internal controls, and auditing. Prior to that, he served as the controller for Dick Corporation/dck Worldwide, LLC. His earlier roles included serving as controller, assistant controller, director of accounting and financial reporting, senior financial analyst, financial analyst, and cost accountant. 

Kevin earned a BA degree in Business Administration with concentrations in Accounting and Finance from the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown.

As Executive Vice President of S&B USA Construction, Jim is critical to establishing larger design-build and CMAR projects. His knowledge of the Mid-Atlantic markets, expertise and relationships will be key to our acquiring additional work that meets our strategic goals and objectives. As Executive VP of S&B USA Construction, Jim will also play a more significant role in strategic planning and organizational development initiatives.

Jim serves on the boards and as a trustee for several union/labor organizations. Currently, he serves as a trustee on Health, Welfare, Pension, and Training Funds for Laborer’s International Union of North America and the International Union of Operating Engineers (Baltimore Region). He also serves as a trustee of Labor Development Organizations, including Laborers’-Employers Cooperation and Educational Trust (LECET) and Chairs the Construction Industry Advancement Program (CIAP). He is an advocate for the industry, testifying before Maryland Legislative Committees for the passage of multiple industry legislative bills. In addition to the Maryland AGC, James serves as a board member for the Maryland Transportation Builders and Material Associations, Maryland Heavy & Highway Contractors Association, and AGC- Union Contractors Committee.

Jim earned a B.S. degree in civil engineering from Pennsylvania State University.

As Chief Human Resource Officer, Laurie will be responsible for our strategic human capital strategy and implementing best practices in performance management, employee development, leadership development, succession planning and recruiting top talent within the organization.

Laurie comes to S&B USA Construction with over 23 years of Human Resource experience in various leadership roles with Alcoa and most recently Concordia Lutheran Ministries. Laurie has a strong background and experience in talent acquisition, people development, talent planning and succession, diversity and inclusion, leadership development and HR technology and analytics. She is known for creating business partnerships and talent plans with executive leadership teams to deliver company’s strategic business priorities.

As the President of Fay, Ryan plays a critical role in implementing strategic, operational excellence initiatives. With nearly 20 years’ experience with Fay, he oversees all Fay and Fay Southeast operations to facilitate the successful completion of quality projects on budget and schedule while ensuring safety compliance.

Ryan currently serves on the Board of Governors for Contractors Association of Western Pennsylvania (CAWP) and the Board of Directors for the Associated Pennsylvania Constructors (APC).

He has a B.S in Structural Design and Construction Engineering from the Pennsylvania State University.

Alvaro brings a total of 30 years of executive experience focused on leading the development, finance, design, construction, operation and maintenance of major transportation infrastructure projects. He has been responsible for the delivery of large P3 and design-build highway projects in the US as well as the early development of multiple projects, including the Dallas - Houston High Speed Rail. He previously served in several leadership positions for Ferrovial Construction. His last role was Managing Director/CEO of US Southeast. Over the years, he has worked with multiple clients including TxDOT, FDOT, GDOT and NCDOT and has networked and partnered with the most relevant companies in the transportation infra industry including developers, designers, contractors and public and private owners. He enjoys being an executive sponsor and presenter in training courses. His public appearances have included, among others, being a panelist at Tuck School of Business (Dartmouth College) and at the 25th Annual CCPPP P3 Conference in Toronto. Alvaro holds a Master of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from Madrid Polytechnic University and a Master of Business Administration Degree from ESADE Business School in Barcelona.

Haggai is responsible for business development efforts and developing partnerships for large alternative delivery projects. He also leads key strategic growth initiatives to drive the long-term strategy of all U.S. operations and other commercial aspects. Haggai previously served as Chief Process Officer of S&B in the USA and as Executive Advisor to S&B Group CEO, and was instrumental in the acquisition and integration of the Fay companies into S&B. Haggai earned a B.A. in Economics and Psychology and a M.A. in Economics from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.

With 36 years’ experience in the company starting as a foreman, Dave currently manages safety efforts for the entire S&B USA Construction family of companies. His responsibilities include overseeing all safety operations for projects, coordinating safety efforts with the company’s safety managers, and maintaining all of S&B USA Construction’s corporate safety policies, manuals, and procedures for use across all of the companies. Under his guidance, S&B USA Construction companies have annually produced an EMR significantly under 1.00 (currently 0.58) and have won numerous safety awards, including the National AGC/Willis Construction Safety and Excellence Award and NRC Platinum Awards.

Dave also serves on the Associated General Contractors (AGC), Safety and Health Committee and the Constructors Association of Western Pennsylvania (CAWP), Safety and Risk Committee.

Katie has more than 30 years of marketing experience and serves as the Vice President of Marketing for S&B USA Construction. Her experience includes strategic planning, bid proposals, and all marketing and branding for the entire S&B USA family of companies. Prior to joining S&B USA Construction, she served as the Vice President of Strategic Marketing for Ansaldo-STS, where she had responsibility for strategic planning, product management, competitive intelligence, and marketing communications. Before holding that position, Katie served in various marketing roles at MSA over a 19-year span that included product management, strategic planning, mergers and acquisitions, and new market development.

Katie is a member of the Engineers’ Society of Western Pennsylvania and also the Society of Marketing Professional Services (SMPS), where she has earned her Certified Professional Services Marketer (CPSM) accreditation. Katie holds a BS in Chemistry from Carnegie-Mellon University and MBA from the University of Pittsburgh.

Alan joined S&B USA Construction in 2018 and is responsible for our human capital including recruiting, staffing, training, and employee benefits. Alan has in depth knowledge of the construction industry with over 20 years of experience in construction management, as well as on the job experience early in his career as a carpenter. Previously he was the Director of HR at Precon Marine and prior to that HR Manager at Cianbro. He graduated with an A.A. in Business Administration from the University of New Haven and is certified by the National Center for Construction Education and Research as a Master Trainer.

Dan has over 35 years of heavy civil estimating experience and is responsible for all estimating throughout the company. He will lead US estimating efforts on major design-build and P3 infrastructure projects, as well as smaller regional pursuits. Dan holds a BASc in Civil Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology and is a licensed Professional Engineer (PE).

Clint oversees all demolition projects for the S&B USA Construction family of companies, including preconstruction, estimation, pre-planning, removal and erection procedure review, and execution.  Through over 20 years in demolition, he is an expert in specialized crane work and heavy lifts. In addition, he has responsibility for all equipment resources.

To support the scopes of work that Clint is responsible for, he is on the CAWP Joint Apprenticeship Committee which provides skilled construction workers  apprenticeship programs and training. He is also involved in the National Railroad Construction and Maintenance Association.

Clint has a B.S. in Civil Engineering Technology from the Rochester Institute of Technology.

Greg manages all construction activity for ASN Constructors, the Construction JV building the Fargo-Moorhead Area Diversion Channel. This is the USACE’s first P3 project and one of the first large-scale ESG-Focused P3 transactions in the US. Greg has a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the State University of New York in Buffalo, A.A.S. in Construction Technology, and is a Professional Engineer in MD and IL.

Mike oversees multiple operations in the Pennsylvania market. With over 23 years of project experience in the Heavy Highway market, he is responsible for providing leadership to project teams. His expertise includes project management, construction operations, strategic planning, project estimating cost analysis, safety regulations, contract negotiations and client relations.

Mike was previously the Project Director for the Construction Joint Venture that was contracted for the Pennsylvania Rapid Bridge Replacement project, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s first Public Private Partnership that designed, built, maintained, and financed the replacement of 558 structurally deficient bridge across the state of Pennsylvania.

He has a B.S. in Civil/Structural Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh. Mike is also DBIA certified.

As Operations Director, Rick will lead project managers and other key project personnel in the start-up, execution and delivery of design-build and bid-build projects, including design management, project procurement, scheduling, cost management, and subcontractor management in our Maryland and Virginia Beach regions. Rick has over 20 years’ experience in large infrastructure projects throughout the world. Some major projects include the $1.7 billion T-Rex I-25 Corridor in Denver, CO and the $440 million Ted Stephens International Airport Concourse A&B in Anchorage, AK.

Vince currently serves as the Vice President, Legal, Risk and Compliance for S&B USA Construction. He is responsible for leading risk management efforts with responsibility over contract review and negotiation, risk transfer strategies, property and casualty claims, legal compliance, and over-sight of all company litigation. Vince has over 25 years of experience in commercial litigation and contracts both for law firms and in-house legal departments. Vince has worked at Stantec Architecture, Westinghouse Electric Company LLC, and most recently, in the Legal Department for Evoqua Water Technologies LLC. Vince holds a Juris Doctorate degree from South Texas College of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Allegheny College.

Jason has more than 20 years of experience both in construction management and engineering on large infrastructure projects from both the Owner’s and Contractor’s perspective. Jason has been with the company since 2015 serving as Scheduling Manager, Director of Scheduling & Construction Technology, and in his new role as Vice President, Project Services. In this role Jason will directly supervise the Project Services functions, which includes Project Scheduling, Project Controls and Information Technology (IT) including project systems and best practices with the goal to increase our company’s long-term value through use of technology and processes to realize operational excellence. Jason has a BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh, where he is currently an adjunct Professor in the Swanson School of Engineering teaching Scheduling & Project Control.

As Fay’s Chief Operating Officer (COO), Gil will execute our business strategies across operations into measurable and achievable goals. He will be responsible for supporting project teams, cost control, developing and assisting in the annual business plan. Gil joins Fay, S&B USA Construction from Israel and has over 23 years of construction experience, including some with Solel Boneh, a sister company. He has a Civil Engineering Degree from Technion Israel Institute of Technology.