NEW YORK, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Global integrated property and infrastructure provider Lend Lease is pleased to announce the promotion of Michael Concannon to Head of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) for the Americas region. Mr. Concannon will be responsible for leading all functions and operations of EH&S for the Americas region of Lend Lease, which is comprised of operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Argentina and Brazil.
As Head of EH&S for the Americas, he will be responsible for overseeing the Americas region Health & Safety audits and assessments, fostering collaboration with prime contractors to raise safety awareness on Lend Lease job sites across the region, and will manage a team of safety professionals responsible for fulfilling Lend Lease's Heatlh & Safety guidelines.
"Michael has a proven track record of operational excellence and escalating responsibilities," said Robert McNamara Chief Executive Officer Americas. "Under his leadership the Americas EH&S team will continue to implement key safety goals with a focus on maintaining an Incident & Injury Free workplace where Lend Lease operates."
In his previous role as Operations Director, Michael was responsible for the day to day operations of Lend Lease's Los Angeles office. He also played a significant role working as Operations Manager for the Banking and Retail sector of the Lend Lease Multi-Site group, where he was in charge of the facility upgrades for over 550 United States Postal Service locations across the country; he will continue to operate from Lend Lease's Los Angeles office.
About Lend Lease
Lend Lease is a leading international property and infrastructure group. Listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and with circa 18,000 employees worldwide, the firm's capabilities span the property and infrastructure spectrum.
The Americas region, headquartered in New York, offers project management & construction, public partnerships, development, asset and property management. Our expertise covers multiple sectors including arts & culture, commercial office, education, government, healthcare, hotels & resorts, industrial, military housing communities, mixed-use, multi-site, pharmaceutical, senior living, solar, transportation and aviation.
We are committed to operating property solutions while forging partnerships and delivering maximum benefits to clients, investors and communities.
SOURCE Lend Lease