Faithful+Gould Welcomes Mike Debiak to Lead the New York Office

Christy Ullo
In his new role with Faithful+Gould, Mike will utilize his expertise to further grow the office by contributing to the company's growth strategy in the northeast, while running operations in New York.

Mike joins Faithful+Gould from ARCADIS, where he served as the director of New York Metro operations, responsible for the capture and delivery of the infrastructure business line portfolio and served as principal-in-charge for Amtrak and the New Jersey Transit. He also continues to provide Risk Management services to the New York Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) on their $32 Billion Capital Plan with the transition to Faithful+Gould.

Vice President and Director of Operations Paul Lakin said: "Mike's expertise in Risk Management and Infrastructure projects and relationships with key rail clients MTA, Amtrak and NJ Transit positions Faithful+Gould for significant growth. He is an incredibly accomplished individual with a lot to offer the New York office, and our company overall. We have no doubt he will excel in this leadership role and are excited to welcome him to Faithful+Gould."

"Mike's expertise in Risk Management and Infrastructure projects and relationships with key rail clients MTA, Amtrak and NJ Transit positions Faithful+Gould for significant growth."

Paul Lakin, Faithful+Gould Vice President and Director of Operations 

In addition to his work in Infrastructure, Mike has worked across a variety of industries including Commercial Real Estate, Higher Education, Hospitality and Healthcare. His extensive experience includes work as an owner/developer, consultant and contractor on conventional design-bid-build, complex design-build and public-private-partnerships (P3) projects. He holds certifications as a Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP), Planning & Scheduling Professional (PSP) and Earned Value Professional (EVP).

Mike commented: "One of the key factors in my joining Faithful+Gould is our focus on integrated project delivery, a holistic approach to achieving client objectives. New York offers tremendous growth potential and we are leveraging our unique position in the market to take full advantage of these opportunities."