Daniel R. Tishman is Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Tishman Construction, a leading world-renowned builder, and Vice Chairman and a Member of the Board of AECOM Technology Corp., a Fortune 500 global provider of professional technical and management support services with $6.5 billion in revenue for FY 2010. AECOMs 52,000 employees including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists, and management and construction services professionals serve clients in more than 100 countries around the world. Tishman Construction joined AECOM in July, 2010.
Mr. Tishman is also Vice Chairman and a member of the Board of Tishman Hotel & Realty LP. Mr. Tishman has a quarter century of experience in construction and real estate development. As CEO of Tishman Construction, Mr. Tishman is responsible for setting the company's strategy and direction, as well as for overseeing the national operations of the company.
Mr. Tishman serves on the boards of the Real Estate Board of New York, the Real Estate Roundtable and the New York Building Congress. In 2006, he was appointed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg to New York City's Sustainability Advisory Board, which advised in the creation of PlaNYC 2030, the blueprint for greening New York City.
Mr. Tishman is Chairman of the Board of the Natural Resources Defense Council, one of the worlds leading environmental advocacy organizations. In late 2009, he joined the Advisory Committee of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, an independent federal agency and the official export credit agency of the United States of America. He also serves on the boards of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, National September 11 Memorial & Museum and UJA-Federation of NY. As a conservationist, he has worked to protect land throughout the United States.
Mr. Tishman holds a BS in Ecology and Planning from Evergreen State College and an MS in Environmental Studies from Lesley College.more » « less