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Daniel P. McQuade
Group President,
Building Construction

Master of Business Administration,
Fordham University

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering,
Cornell University

Professional Affiliations
Construction Industry Round Table

Construction Management Association of America

Cornell University Civil Engineering School
Advisory Board Member

Daniel P. McQuade is Group President, Building Construction, for AECOM (NYSE: ACM), a $19-billion, fully integrated infrastructure and support services firm with the ability to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets globally.

The firm’s global staff — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serves clients in over 150 countries around the world.

In this role, Mr. McQuade is responsible for the success of the Building Construction group globally, setting the strategic direction, driving new business and expanding opportunities. His leadership has resulted in significant growth in key markets around the world, including Vancouver, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Miami in North America along with London in the United Kingdom, Moscow in Russia, Johannesburg in South Africa, and Baku in Azerbaijan. Additionally, he leverages AECOM's broad expertise in integrated pursuits and serves on AECOM's Executive Leadership Team at the enterprise level.

Known for building icons, the Building Construction group, including its Tishman Construction, Hunt Construction Group and Europe, the Middle East and Africa operations, is currently overseeing the new Midfield Terminal at Abu Dhabi International Airport, the New Atlanta Falcons Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia, and the redevelopment of the World Trade Center site in New York City.

Mr. McQuade previously served as Chief Operations Officer for AECOM's Construction Services business in the United States. Prior to joining AECOM, he was President of Tishman Construction, where he led landmark projects including CityCenter, the $8.5-billion, 18-million-square-foot, mega-development situated on 67 acres in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. He began his 30-year career in the construction industry as an assistant superintendent with Tishman. Since then, he has directed building projects of virtually every size, scope and purpose, from the $880-million, 1.8-million-square-foot Boston Convention and Exhibition Center to the 135-acre Disney Hollywood Studios (formerly Disney-MGM Studios) in Orlando, Florida.

A Fortune 500 company, AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation, and technical excellence in delivering customized solutions that positively impact lives, transform communities and make the world a better place. AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. For more information, visit