The 30-year industry veteran was promoted to head B&V’s power business in December 2018. Azar leads all aspects of that division for B&V, including strategy, development, project execution, operations and workforce planning. Black & Veatch’s power division offers services for all aspects of generation, from nuclear projects to energy storage, combined heat & power, microgrids, distributed resources, wind energy and environmental services, among many others.
Prior to joining B&V, Azar was founder of ALP Citadel Business Management Consulting & Services. He also was CEO of Siemens Oil & Gas & Marine and held other leadership positions at Siemens and Westinghouse.