OAKLAND, Calif. – Skanska, one of the world’s leading construction and development groups, announced the promotion of Raul Rosales to Vice President/Account Manager.
Rosales is an industry veteran with 29 years of experience, most recently leading the team that completed the Palo Alto Medical Foundation’s (PAMF) San Carlos Patient Center. He will now serve as the primary Skanska liaison for a variety of Skanska USA Building’s customers in California.
“Raul has proven his operational excellence on multiple projects since joining Skanska in 2006, said Skanska USA Building Executive Vice President & General Manager Bruce Holms. “He is one of the primary drivers of Lean methods on our projects and his experience with integrated project delivery allows him to deliver exceptional value to his clients.”
With extensive experience managing large, complex healthcare construction projects with demanding schedules, Raul is an active member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. As a result of his work on the PAMF San Carlos project, Raul also leads Skanska’s Lean Project Delivery Committee in California. Additionally, he is actively involved in the Center for Innovation in Design and Construction Industry and the Lean Construction Institute.
Rosales has degrees in architecture and construction management from Florida International University.
About Skanska USA
Skanska USA is one of the largest, most financially sound construction and development companies in the U.S., serving a broad range of clients including those in transportation, power, energy, water/wastewater, healthcare, education, sports, data centers, government, aviation and commercial. Headquartered in New York with offices in 33 metro areas, we have more than 9,600 employees committed to being leaders in safety, project execution, sustainability, and ethics and people development. In 2013, our work in building construction, civil and power/industrial construction, commercial development and infrastructure development (public-private partnerships) generated nearly $7 billion in revenue. Global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered in Stockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled $21 billion in 2013. Skanska shares are publically traded in the U.S. on the OTC market under the symbol SKBSY through a Level I American Depository Receipt program.