Ryan Abbott

Ryan Abbott

abbott-ryanSenior Vice President, Sundt Construction, Inc.

As Senior Vice President and Southwest District Manager, in addition to providing direction and oversight, Ryan is responsible for the overall performance of projects within the Southwest District. He is a modern construction leader, national lecturer and educator on alternative project delivery methods, and has had his work published both locally and nationally in many industry-leading periodicals. Ryan has redefined the contractor’s role in solving grand challenges, believing that the problems being faced today require a new multi-disciplinary, collaborative approach. Ryan embraces Integrated Project Delivery (IPD), Lean concepts, and believes knowledge and communication are the best risk mitigation tools. Additionally, Ryan was named one of the 2012 Building Design + Construction 40 Under 40 and the 2011 Engineering News-Record (ENR) Top 20 under 40 for his extensive professional accomplishments and active role in the industry and community.