Global Manager, Strategy and Marketing & Business Development, Infrastructure
Andrew Patterson is the global manager of Strategy and Marketing & Business Development for Bechtel’s Infrastructure business.
Andrew has over 20 years’ experience in the industry. Throughout his 18-year career at Bechtel, he has served in various senior management and project execution leadership roles, including regional president for Africa, business development, commercial, construction, design, and contracts management. These roles extend to global businesses and sectors in Bechtel’s Infrastructure and Mining & Metals units.
From 2015 to 2019, Andrew was the regional president for Africa. Prior to 2015, Andrew was the Infrastructure sector manager for Roads, Bridges, and Industrial Cities, supporting the delivery of projects and structuring new projects around the world.
In 2010, Andrew was the commercial manager for the Kosovo motorway project. Prior to that, he worked as a business development manager, supporting projects in Middle East, Asia, Australia, Africa, South America and Europe. He also led a civil construction team on Bechtel’s first project in Iceland, an aluminum smelter.
Andrew serves on the U.S. President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa, for which he was appointed in 2016 and 2019. Andrew has a bachelor’s degree in construction engineering management from Oregon State University.