American Global Team
Head of International
Ricardo Davila is the head of our international operations, focused on managing the international team and guiding clients through the complexities of working across borders. Ricardo is a Civil Engineer with 17+ years of experience in the construction industry focused in international and large projects experience. Ricardo has participated in the development and construction of multi-million-dollar public-private partnership (PPP) projects and in the construction of major infrastructure projects in different countries including but not limited to Spain, Colombia, South Africa, Ireland, and the United States. Prior to joining American Global, Ricardo worked as Business Development Manager in the United States and in Colombia for Dragados S.A. His work included responsibilities in the development and implementation of the country/area’s strategies; establishment of the brand, coordination and permanent follow up of relations with public sector administrators; management of proposal/tender teams to develop project controls and budgets; reviews and negotiations of contracts with public administrations; definition of construction means and methods; coordination and integration of engineering disciplines during tender process and an overall management of the pre-construction services. Ricardo is a graduate of the Colombian School of Engineer with a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and holds a master’s in construction economy and Specialty from the Polytechnic University in Valencia, Spain.