Skanska Tabs McCullough as CEO for U.S. Commercial Development
Skanska has named Murphy McCullough as president and CEO for Skanska USA Commercial Development, overseeing the firm’s commercial and multifamily operations in America. McCullough will assume his role on August 1, reporting to Executive Vice President Claes Larsson out of the Seattle office.
Some of McCullough’s Skanska development projects that were delivered in the Seattle region include Stone 34, Alley 111 and 400 Fairview, and he has recently led the development of The Eight, a 25-story, Class A office tower in downtown Bellevue.
“Murphy has been instrumental in developing our business in Seattle and Bellevue. Under his strong leadership, Skanska has delivered several projects including 2 + U, our single largest commercial development ever. I really look forward to working closer together,” said Larsson.
McCullough added, “I am grateful to accept this position as business unit president and I look forward to building our team’s past momentum and expertise to continue to create world-class spaces throughout the U.S.”
Mark comes to ConnectCRE with an extensive background as a business and news reporter in San Francisco radio, as well as 35 years as a traffic reporter on several stations including KGO, KNBR, KCBS and KFRC. As a business reporter, Mark covered the tech world in Silicon Valley where he became familiar with real estate transactions in the hot Bay Area marketplace. He attended San Jose State University with a BA in Radio and TV Broadcasting and currently resides in the Lake Tahoe area where he gets to frequently enjoy all of his favorite activities: Golfing, Fishing, Hiking and Skiing.