We are pleased to announce that Shahé Sagharian has joined our LEA Consulting as a Vice President, Buildings. Shahé comes to LEA from Halsall Associates where he was Executive Vice President and Business Unit Manager for Structural Engineering Services in Toronto. With over 25 years’ experience, Shahé has successfully managed hundreds of multi-million dollar projects, including highly complex infrastructure developments, across Greater Toronto Area and the Middle East. In 2006 he established Halsall’s Business in Dubai.

His project experience expands over many sectors including justice and correctional facilities, residential, commercial, cultural, educational and institutional sectors. In the last six years he was heavily involved in Transit related development such as subway stations and bus terminals. Shahé’s added value on projects is to deliver innovative design ideas that comply with schedule and budgets.

Some of his notable projects are:

  • Pan American Games Athletes Village, Toronto {Principal in Charge)
  • Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto (Project Manager)
  • Mt. Sinai Hospital Expansion, Toronto (Principal in Charge)
  • Steeles West and Finch West Subway Stations, Toronto (JV Board)
  • Al Majdoul (Twisting) Tower, Riyadh (Principal in Charge)
  • Institute for Quantum Computing and Nano Technology, university of Waterloo (Principal in Charge)
  • Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Arts, Toronto (Project Manager)

“We have been working with Shahé since 2008 and it became clear that his approach and philosophy are in line with the team at LEA. He brings a wealth of experience working closely with owners and architects on building and infrastructure projects. He has a tremendous understanding of wide range of sectors and on different project delivery methods including PPP.” said Dave Saunders President of LEA Consulting Ltd.

LEA has a great Structures team that will act as platform for Shahé to grow buildings business at the same time contribute to all aspects of the business. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer in three provinces, Ontario, Nova Scotia and Alberta.

Shahés Approach: I am excited to work side by side with partners at LEA that are delivering best in class service to clients and projects partners. I take pride in bringing innovative ideas to projects that provide unique identity. The ideas are backed with 25 years of experience in managing my clients’ risks.