Mike Seyle to lead our US business
BuroHappold announces the appointment of Mike Seyle as President and Managing Director for the United States region.
Seyle comes to BuroHappold from global design firm WATG where he served as the firm’s London-based President and CEO. An accomplished executive with a legal and general management background, Seyle is credited with leading transformative strategic initiatives during his tenure with WATG.
“It’s an amazing moment to join BuroHappold; I’m thrilled to have this opportunity,” said Seyle, who is based in New York. “More and more, design and engineering are becoming inseparable endeavors. Creative architects want to work with creative engineers to construct the buildings and spaces of the future. With BuroHappold on the forefront of technology, the firm is uniquely positioned to work with architects and designers to make a more positive impact on the cities and spaces we live in.”
Originally from the US, Seyle holds a Doctorate in Business from Georgia State University, a Master of Business Administration from San Diego State University, and a J.D. from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law. This year, he also will complete a master’s degree in Cities at the London School of Economics.
“Mike brings a wealth of experience and sincere passion for the work we do; enhancing the built environment at every scale. He is an invaluable leader both for our US practice and global executive team as we continue to pave the way for the future of engineering.”
Roger Nickells, CEO of BuroHappold.