Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives Inc. has named Laurene Bielski Mahon to its board of directors. She serves as vice chair at CIBC World Markets Corp. Prior to that, Mahon served as head of the company’s global infrastructure and power
She has also served as a senior expert within McKinsey & Company’s infrastructure practice and ran her own independent advisory consultancy for 11 years. Mahon also served in several senior roles, including managing director of North America for Chase Securities Inc., now J.P. Morgan Securities. She began her career in infrastructure as a transportation planner for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. She also spent several years as a journalist for The Boston Globe and The Bergen Record before serving in numerous executive roles at New Jersey Transit, including as Deputy Chief Financial Officer.
Mahon received a BS in Journalism, summa cum laude, from Boston University and a Master’s in Urban Planning from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design.