Global architecture, planning, and design firm CallisonRTKL announces that Ashraf Fahmy has joined the practice as CFO in the Washington D.C. office. In addition to leading finance and accounting, he will serve as a member of the strategic mergers and acquisitions team to bolster the breadth and strength of the firm in the marketplace.
In a career spanning nearly three decades, Fahmy is best known for accelerating the growth of top global engineering and construction firms. He joins CallisonRTKL from CHA Inc. in Atlanta where he was senior vice president of finance, responsible for evaluating and establishing systems infrastructure policies and improving efficiencies. As a member of the executive team he led mergers and acquisitions, including the due diligence and integration of two major acquisitions. Prior to his time with CHA Inc. he was CFO of international engineering and construction for AMEC Foster Wheeler and regional controller for URS Corporation, both in Georgia.
Ashraf earned a bachelor of finance degree from the University of Assiut in Egypt. He is a certified public accountant and a Six Sigma Green Belt. He serves on a local board of Shelters to Shutters, which provides housing and employment to individuals who have lost jobs and are facing homelessness.
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