Amec Foster Wheeler announces today the appointment of Philip Luna as Senior Vice President, Business Development for Amec Foster Wheeler’s Oil & Gas Americas business, effective immediately.

Based in Houston, Philip will oversee business development activities for Amec Foster Wheeler’s oil and gas market in the Americas, which includes assisting clients in the upstream, midstream, and downstream sectors from Canada to Argentina.

Armed with 35 years of engineering and construction management experience, Philip joins Amec Foster Wheeler from UniversalPegasus International (UPI) having served most recently as President and Chief Executive Officer. Prior to joining UPI, he held various positions at international engineering and construction companies, including vice president of business development, vice president of projects and vice president of operations. Philip began his career as a project engineer at Exxon and has spent equivalent time working in the owner/operator and then the services side of the oil and gas industries.

Philip is well respected in the industry for his leadership experience in creating exceptional value for clients. His extensive experience in the hydrocarbon and petrochemical industries coupled with his ability to partner across groups to execute business strategy, will significantly strengthen our team.
Jeff Reilly, Group President, Strategy & Business Development

Philip holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a former member of the board of the Rice University Global E&C Forum.