SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Alan Davis is named a vice president in the San Francisco buildings practice of WSP USA, formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global engineering and professional services organization.
In his new position, Mr. Davis will lead the San Francisco Built Ecology group, which provides high performance building design and sustainability consulting services to clients operating in the built environment sector.
Mr. Davis is a sustainable design expert with more than 13 years of experience in building physics; sustainable building design, master planning, and infrastructure development; and sustainability certification and compliance. Mr. Davis previously served as director for sustainability in the Sydney, Australia office of WSP, responsible for national department operations and project leadership.
“Alan brings a unique skill set to the Built Ecology group and to our office,” noted Sarah Kuchera, WSP USA senior vice president and managing director in San Francisco. “His outstanding sustainable design capabilities, coupled with his considerable expertise in strategic policy and procurement guidance for local and state government authorities, will be of great value to our clients as they strive to mitigate their ecological footprint and adapt to climate change.”
Mr. Davis received a Master of Science in sustainable energy engineering from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden, and a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from the University of Cape Town in Cape Town, South Africa.
About WSP USA
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