NEW YORK, Aug. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Americas-based leading integrated project and program management consultancy, Faithful+Gould (www.fgould.com) is pleased to announce the hiring of David Dixon as program director for the food and beverage and consumer packaged goods subsector. David, who will be based in the firm's Atlanta office, will further strengthen manufacturing sector capabilities.
Adding Key Support in the Food and Beverage Sector
"David is a great addition to the Faithful+Gould team and will broaden our geographical footprint in the food and beverage sector," said Jonathan Marshall, senior vice president and manufacturing sector lead for the Americas. "He will help us more effectively support our clients, as well as sharpen our focus on the broader consumer packaged goods sector."
Industry Experience with Major Projects and Firms
David has more than 25 years of experience on food and beverage and consumer packaged goods projects, working for manufacturers and large design and construction firms. For the last four years, he worked as an industry recognized consultant, undertaking front-end project planning efforts in the United States and internationally. His expertise includes providing value to clients at the earliest stages of capital project planning, feasibility, master planning, site selection/incentives, pursuit of LEED® and merger and acquisition due diligence.
David has managed large engineering and construction teams on projects valued up to $150 million. His prior work includes projects for Kraft Foods, Ocean Spray, Nestle, OSI, Smithfield, Heinz, Starbucks, Unilever, Pepsi and others. David also has expertise in international markets, with a particular focus on Brazil.
Building Diversified Sector Approaches in Atlanta and Throughout the Nation
"It is great to be able to position people with dedicated sector skills and experiences like David's within an office like Atlanta," said Steve Plane, vice president and managing director for Faithful+Gould's Atlanta office. "Employees like David are key to continuing to build diversified sector approaches across our offices and broadening our sector."
Faithful+Gould (www.fgould.com) is a world leading integrated leading project and program management consultancy. Operating at the forefront of the industry for more than 65 years, the firm's integrated approach delivers business improvements and efficiencies to help transform clients' visions into reality. Faithful+Gould is headquartered in New York and has a team of approximately 600 professionals working from its offices across the Americas. Faithful+Gould is a part of Atkins (www.atkinsglobal.com).