Henkels & McCoy, Inc., (H&M) is pleased to announce the appointment of Erol Ozkirbas to Vice President of Power Transmission, Distribution, and Substations (TDS). In this role, Erol provides strategic development, direction, and management of TDS projects and programs and supports the regional execution of work through management and deployment of strategic resources.
Mr. Ozkirbas has over 30 years of experience in power construction and operations. He previously served as the Chief Operating Officer and General Manager – Energy for Altran North America. Prior to this, Erol was the Senior Vice President of the Generation, Transmission and Distribution Division at Burns and Roe Enterprises. Before joining Burns and Roe, he held the position of Vice President and General Manager of Reading Power Operations at WorleyParsons. While at WorleyParsons, he managed a joint venture to execute large construction projects for the Tennessee Valley Authority. Throughout his career, Erol has been instrumental in establishing and implementing market strategies, along with union relations, construction, engineering, design, permitting, and procurement activities.
Mr. Ozkirbas holds a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Evansville.