BLUE BELL, Pa. & VAUGHAN, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IPS-Integrated Project Services, LLC, a leading provider of architecture, engineering, procurement, construction management, and validation (AEPCMV) services, announces the appointment of Norman Fisher as Director of Architecture for its Canadian Operation, based in IPS’ head office located in the Greater Toronto Area. Mr. Fisher plays a critical role in driving the Canadian region’s continued growth of its architecture portfolio and integrated project delivery capabilities.
Mr. Fisher brings over 30 years of architectural and management experience to his new role. He worked on life sciences, research & manufacturing, government, and education projects, seeing them through each design phase and supporting the client's needs through to construction and startup. As a former principal architect, he's managed large multi-disciplined teams to execute successful projects in the life sciences industry.
In his new position, Mr. Fisher becomes a key member of IPS' regional leadership team, supporting and identifying the best resources for project success. He will oversee the activities of design personnel on all projects delivered from IPS’ Canadian operations.
"The IPS Canadian operations is growing rapidly, and Norm has the experience to lead the team through to the next step change in our business strategy. His knowledge, skill and passion fits our team culture, and we are very excited to start this journey with Norm," states Paula Casalino, Vice President of the Canadian Operations. "Mr. Fisher leads with a high degree of organization and communication skills. He gracefully handles challenges with complex projects with varying budgets, schedules, and teams. His work ethic and methodology align well with IPS' Pride in Delivery model, which meets the needs of clients and their projects to provide the best outcomes.”
IPS is a global leader in developing innovative business solutions for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Through operational expertise and industry-leading knowledge, skill, and passion, IPS provides consultancy services, architecture, engineering, project controls, construction management, and compliance services that allow clients to develop and manufacture life-impacting products. Its Canada region, established in 2017, has approximately 100 employees and is growing. With the addition of its newest acquisition, Linesight, IPS has nearly 3,000 professionals in over 45 offices across 17 countries in the Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific, Southeast Asia, Australia, and the Middle East. For further information, please visit www.ipsdb.com.