Christopher Petersen, PE
Senior Vice President, Engineering and Construction
Chris is responsible for ensuring that all of Wexford’s construction projects and property operations are aligned with its strategic goals and mission. He manages all aspects of the planning, design and construction of new development and redevelopment projects as well as the due diligence process undertaken for any property that Wexford has an interest in acquiring.
Chris has a thorough understanding of the demands a wet laboratory facility places on building infrastructure and is directly involved in determining specifications for project mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems. He has directly managed the new construction of industrial, office and wet lab/research space. He has also directed full renovations, including new building systems, exterior skin/windows, expansions/additions and tenant build-outs of existing space.
Chris spent eight years at AT&T and Lucent Technologies where he was responsible for all engineering and operational aspects of a major facility including building engineering, operations and tenant build-out.