Skanska creates development executive position

March 08, 2006 |

Skanska USA Building Inc. recently announced that Jessie Brewer, formerly Skanska’s co-chief operating officer in the Florida/Carolinas region, has been appointed to the newly-created position of chief development officer.

In his new role, Brewer will be responsible for leading company-wide sales and business development organization. Reporting directly to Skanska U.S. CEO Ron Oakley, Brewer will work closely with senior management to create, develop and implement sales strategies.

Brewer will continue to be based in Charlotte.Paul Anderson, based in Atlanta, has been appointed to Brewer’s previous position of co-COO.

Skanska USA Building Inc. is a leading national and local provider of construction, pre-construction consulting, general contracting, design-build and pharmaceutical validation services to a broad range of  U.S. industries, including pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical, educational, high-tech, healthcare, aviation, transportation and sports and entertainment.  The company, part of the Skanska AB global group of companies, is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, and has approximately 4,100 employees.

Skanska AB, based in Stockholm, Sweden, is one of the world’s leading construction groups with expertise in construction, project development of commercial and residential projects and public-private partnerships.Skanska is committed to finding innovative solutions by cooperating closely with customers and combining the company’s international expertise with local presence.The Group currently has 53,000 employees in selected home markets in Europe, in the U.S. and Latin America.Sales in 2004 totaled $17 billion.

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