Felipe OlivarVice President, Public Works
Felipe Olivar joined Sukut Construction in 2020 and currently holds the position of vice president of Public Works. With over 29 years of civil engineering experience, Felipe is highly knowledgeable in many aspects of construction management and operations.
Having experience working for a public agency, Felipe transitioned into holding integral roles at several large general contractor companies for the past 25 years. Moving up the ranks quickly, he served as the director of project management, running several large design-build projects. Now, serving as the vice president of Public Works, Felipe’s true passion lies in the alternative delivery of the projects, which allows for innovation and problem-solving, while providing opportunities to build long-lasting relationships. Felipe has extensive experience in the Public Works market, leading multi-partner teams of design and engineering firms, subcontractors, suppliers, and internal and external stakeholders. His great attention to detail and innovative approach assure that projects meet cost, schedule, and quality benchmarks with clients.
Felipe holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles. In his free time, Felipe likes mountain biking and being outdoors. He also enjoys training, coaching, mentoring, and developing young engineers that enter the industry.