Michael Beattie is a Toronto-based business executive with an extensive background in project management and construction. As founder of Beattie Infrastructure Inc. Michael has served clients in a wide variety of industries including construction, road engineering, road operations and maintenance.

Throughout his career, Michael has acquired extensive experience at some of North America’s biggest construction companies. He and his team have been involved on significant projects including the Ottawa LRT and London transit, as well as projects with FedEx ground hub in Allentown, Pennsylvania and the Los Angeles west line transit extension in Los Angeles.

Michael first honed his management skills at Lakeview Holdings where he eventually became President of Operations. It was there he learned the ins and outs of mergers and acquisitions, buying and managing companies in trouble, working in leveraged buyouts, and developing financial sponsorship strategies for public and private equity companies. Michael had the opportunity to work on several notable deals, included with Federated Department Stores, Revco, Blackstone, KKR, BC Partners and Procter & Gamble. He still serves on the board of directors overseeing Lakeview Trust’s portfolio investment and land trust.