Senior Vice President, Kiewit Energy Group
Mike Ross is senior vice president of Kiewit Energy Group and managing director of Kiewit Mexico with responsibility for Kiewit’s operations in Mexico. He also oversees Kiewit’s Early Contractor Involvement program which focuses on partnering with customers and other engineering and construction firms to more effectively execute large projects.
From 2009 to 2014, Mike was president and district manager of Kiewit Power Engineers Co., part of Kiewit Corporation. In this role, Mike was responsible for providing leadership and direction for Kiewit Power Engineers “KPE”. His position as president also included full profit/loss responsibility for the company, which provided the full spectrum of engineering services to a variety of customers in the power and energy markets throughout North America and Australia. During Mike’s tenure, KPE grew from approximately 300 people in 2009 to nearly 1000 people at the time he moved to his current position.
Prior to joining Kiewit, Mike had more than 20 years of experience at TIC-The Industrial Company, a subsidiary of Kiewit Corporation, where he led various aspects of their business. He began his career at TIC as a pipefitter and since then has held numerous leadership positions including that of vice president and general counsel, vice president of business development, program director over TIC’s largest single contract and vice president of strategic growth.
Mike holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a Juris Doctorate from the University of Notre Dame Law School.