Director of Infrastructure

Francois Fayad

Principal Engineer /

Mr. Fayad brings more than three decades of experience with conventional structural and protective anti-terrorism design, including the analysis of structures and facades for extreme loading conditions and the development and implementation of practical cost-effective design solutions for complex structures. Mr. Fayad has worked in multiple market sectors including government, infrastructure, and private, on a wide range of projects from mission critical facilities to historic structures. He is well-known for his ability to coordinate effectively with architects, design teams and key stakeholders to develop and implement cost-effective design solutions that satisfy both form and function of the overall project vision. He specializes in providing clients the information they need to make high-level decisions. 

At Protection Engineering Consultants (PEC), Mr. Fayad serves as a Senior Principal Engineer and Managing Director of Infrastructure and the Northeast Region. He supports PEC’s global and nationwide business strategy and project execution activities, while working closely with other branches of PEC to support existing and new clients. 


  • M.S. in Structural Engineering | University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Rome, Italy 
  • Engineering Studies R&D | University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV   
  • B.S. in Architectural Studies | University of Rome “La Sapienza”, Rome, Italy