Balfour Beatty has selected Michael Lucki for its board on the basis of his knoweldge of the US construction industry. A Californian, he spent 31 years with Ernst & Young in the USA, rising to lead its infrastructure, construction & engineering practice.
He joined CH2M Hill in 2010 as CFO. Since 2014, he has provided consultancy services to companies and private equity firms in the engineering and construction industry.
Balfour Beatty chairman Philip Aiken said: “I am delighted that Michael is joining the Balfour Beatty board. Michael has worked with construction and infrastructure providers for four decades and has extensive knowledge of the US market which accounted for close to 50% of Balfour Beatty’s 2016 revenues. This coupled with his financial expertise ensures that Michael’s appointment further strengthens Balfour Beatty’s board.”