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Manuel Aguirre

Senior Vice President and Regional Managing Director, Latin America

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Joined CH2M
November 2006

Bringing broad leadership experience and earnest management skills, Manuel Aguirre has gone from owning his own construction company to serving as Managing Director of CH2M’s Latin America region since 2009, holding a broad range of positions within CH2M and other engineering firms along the way. He was honored to be a board member of CH2M from 2010 to 2012.

With a background in structural and civil engineering, combined with a graduate degree in business administration, Manuel always brings a unique perspective to his teammates and clients, offering both technical and business solutions to a project. Currently, he is responsible for overall regional operations in Latin America.

Career Highlights

  • Business Development Manager, Project Director and General Director, CH2M Buenos Aires office
  • Member of the Board of Directors of the American Chamber of Commerce in Argentina for 10 years
  • Founder and Member of the ARGECON Chamber in Argentina since 2014


Manuel is a registered civil and structural engineer with a master’s degree in business administration from the Polytechnic University of Madrid. He has participated in several post-graduate programs, including at Harvard University in the U.S. and Instituto de Altos Estudios in Argentina.