VERTEX has Experts that Talk the Talk and Walk the Walk.

Unlike others, VERTEX provides forensic consulting alongside traditional AEC services which allows for a 360 degree view of your project.

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Our forensics experts work alongside AEC specialists which enhances our skills and bolsters the credibility of our expert consultants.

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VERTEX delivers innovative solutions on complex projects globally.

Since 1995, VERTEX has completed over 90,000 projects.

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VERTEX believes in a Lifetime of Learning philosophy.

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VERTEX is looking for talented individuals to join a highly technical team of forensic consultants, design engineers, construction managers, and environmental scientists.

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VERTEX is a multi-discipline firm with global coverage. Our international network of resources enables us to provide multi-national clients with the most qualified local professionals who understand the culture, language, and regulatory framework.

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Jeffrey Picard

Chief Strategy Officer, Board Member

Jeffrey Picard is the co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer of The Vertex Companies, LLC and has been responsible for management, operations, strategy, philanthropic initiatives and business development roles and responsibilities since VERTEX’s inception in 1995. More specifically he has established and managed new profit centers, managed operations, been a leader in developing and launching corporate strategy, and has developed and managed large VERTEX accounts and markets. To meet many of our multi-national clients’ needs, in 2002, Mr. Picard developed and launched VERTEX’s international strategy.

Currently, Mr. Picard is focused on the company’s overall growth strategy including organic and acquisitive growth. He is a strong leader within the VERTEX organization and has been a speaker at numerous customer and industry association meetings and conferences in both the environmental and construction markets.

Education & Certification

B.A., Marine Affairs, University of Rhode Island
M.B.A. Course Work, Northeastern University
Owner/President Management Program, Harvard Business School
Master’s Coursework, Methods of Environmental Impact Assessment, Tufts University, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Coursework, Hazardous Materials Management and Environmental Law, Northeastern University

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