Curtis R. Brown

Chairman / Houston

Background

Mr. Curtis R. Brown is a 1982 graduate of the University of Texas with a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering and a 1986 graduate of the MBA program at the University of Illinois at Chicago.  Mr. Brown's experience includes Business Development of engineering consulting services and, management of engineering consulting operations.  He has also provided technical sales and engineering of steel products to major appliance companies and to international steel companies.  Mr. Brown has designed sub-sea pipelines including installation, burial and anchoring methods of these pipelines.  He has also been involved in putting together joint ventures between national and international corporations.

Mr. Brown has been employed with Rimkus Consulting since 1989.  During that time he has witnessed and been a part of the rapid growth of the company.  Mr. Brown has held several positions with the company including Vice President of Operations and Marketing for the company’s district offices, President and CEO of Rimkus Consulting Group Inc., and most recently Chairman of the Board for Rimkus.  Mr. Brown has helped initiate and implement strategic initiatives within the company which has directly led to continued growth of the company.  He also actively participates in a variety of business development activities.

As Chairman, Mr. Brown provides leadership to the Board of Directors to ensure that the company’s strategic initiatives, mission, and goals are achieved.  Mr. Brown also works closely with the Chief Executive Officer to establish business plans, company policies, and organizational culture.  He also works with the Chief Financial Officer to monitor and assess the company’s financial management practices, reporting, and budgeting and evaluates business analytics and metrics to monitor overall performance of the company in achieving its mission.

Mr. Brown enjoys spending time with his wife and daughters and also enjoys spending time outdoors in various activities including hiking, water skiing, fishing and golf.