About Al Collins
Senior Vice President, Energy & Chemicals Operations, Fluor
Al Collins is Senior Vice President of Operations for Fluor Corporation’s Energy & Chemicals global business group.
Having joined Fluor in 1994, Al has more than twenty five years of experience in various operations leadership, business development, corporate planning, engineering, procurement and construction management positions.
Prior to his current role, Al held various leadership positions for Fluor’s Energy & Chemicals business, including oversight of operations in the Americas, global business development as well as operations in Europe, Africa and The Middle East.
From 2012 to 2016, Al was based in Saudi Arabia serving as Vice President of Business Development for the Middle East and Africa, as well as General Manager of Fluor Arabia Limited.
In previous roles, he served: in Fluor’s Office of the Chairman helping to develop and implement corporate strategy; in Strategic Sourcing supporting various restoration projects in Iraq; two years on a major Petrochemicals project constructed in China; in various roles in Sales, Marketing and SBU management; four years in Project Controls. These roles included assignments in Corporate Headquarters, Greenville, Houston, Southern California, the Netherlands, England, China and project site locations.
Al has supported Fluor projects and marketing activities across a number of industries including Oil and Gas Production, Refining, Petrochemicals, Chemicals, Biofuels, Polymers, Life Sciences, Wastewater Treatment, Gasification and Power Generation / Transmission / Distribution.
Al attended the Thunderbird School of Global Management’s International Consortium program and graduated from Clemson University in 1994 with a bachelor’s degree in Construction Science and Management.