Tuesday, November 12, 2013

SYSTRA names Kerr Adler EVP Marketing and Business Development

Written by  William C. Vantuono, Editor-in-Chief
SYSTRA USA has named Susannah Kerr Adler, AIA, Executive Vice President, Marketing and Business Development.

Kerr Adler will serve as the chief business development official for SYSTRA USA, with responsibility for for growing and developing SYSTRA’s business development processes, capture strategies, strategic partnerships, and client relationships. She will also lead SYSTRA’s Marketing and Proposal Team.

Kerr Adler joins SYSTRA from URS Corporation, where she served as Vice President and held a national leadership position in the Transit & Rail business line. A graduate of MIT, she received a Bachelor of Science and dual Masters Degrees. She is active in the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) as a member of the Board of Directors and Chair of the Sustainability Committee and Vice Chair of the Leadership APTA Committee.

“Susannah is a respected and seasoned transit market leader with a track record of successfully developing and diversifying business lines, delivering results focused strategies, and building, leading, and growing high performance teams,” said William Crosbie, P.Eng., President and CEO of SYSTRA USA. She is an experienced, dynamic, and well respected leader in the public transit industry, and will be a key component in SYSTRA USA’s growth and expansion of market share.”