President & Chief Operating Officer
Javier leads Flatiron as President and Chief Operating Officer. He brings more than 20 years of experience in civil construction leadership in the United States and Europe.
His diverse portfolio of high-profile projects includes high-speed rail, mass transportation, bridges, highways, tunnels and dams. Javier has deep experience in progressive collaborative contracting methods as well as highly complex, design-build and public-private partnership projects.
During Javier’s tenure, Flatiron expanded into new geographies and diversified its project portfolio beyond transportation, while embracing innovation — and achieving prominent positioning in climate resilience, aviation and water markets. His emphasis on operational excellence has enabled higher quality project delivery, industry-leading safety results and strong relationships with clients.
Javier has a master’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Granada in Spain. Prior to joining Flatiron in 2013 as Chief Operating Officer, Javier was CEO of Pulice Construction, a U.S.-based heavy civil general engineering contractor and construction management firm.