As the Director of Strategic initiatives, Rafael Martin provides leadership and guidance in the areas of Project Controls, Safety and Professional Development, and reinforces Vanir’s commitment to providing “best in class” professional services to our external clients, and efficient internal business practices throughout our organization. Mr. Martin develops strategies and deploys the necessary resources to drive improvement in the use of technology, processes and procedures that arm our team of professionals with the training and tools necessary to provide high value services to our clients. He has over 20 years of professional engineering and construction experience in infrastructure and building projects, in which he has reliably demonstrated success in proactively determining potential areas of schedule constraint and developing feasible alternatives to ensure that project progress remains on track.
With a strong technical background in project controls, and the use of technology to create more efficient processes, Mr. Martin has been an indispensable resource to project teams. He is a licensed Professional Engineering in Civil Engineering, holds a Bachelor’s in Science in Civil Engineering from California State University, Sacramento, and a Master’s in Science from Leland Stanford Jr. University with a concentration in Construction and Engineering Management.