Michael Baker International Strengthens Water Practice with Appointment of Suad Cisic, P.E., as National Water Practice Lead

Mr. Cisic will ensure excellence and increase market share for the firm's growing Water practice

Los Angeles (February 25, 2019) - Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, announced today that Suad Cisic, P.E., has joined the firm as National Water Practice Lead. Based in Los Angeles, Calif., Mr. Cisic will facilitate the ongoing growth of the firm's Water practice through extensive client outreach and close collaboration with lead Water staff throughout the Company.

"We are pleased to welcome Suad to lead Michael Baker's thriving Water practice," said David Boone, Chief Growth Officer at Michael Baker. "Suad will play a significant role in maintaining quality and profitability on Water projects and ensuring our work is executed with a high level of efficiency and technical excellence. He also will serve as an industry expert and provide his insight, thought leadership and hands-on experience to clients and colleagues across the full spectrum of Michael Baker's Water capabilities."

Mr. Cisic brings more than 30 years of experience in business development and operations of complex engineering projects and programs to Michael Baker. Most recently, he served as Director of Business Development for Water and Environment at WSP USA, an engineering and professional services firm. His tenure also includes time as North America Water Market Manager for Kleinfelder, President of Parsons Brazil and various leadership, client service, project management and engineering roles during 16 years with MWH Global. His career includes work across the United States, Brazil, Argentina and Egypt.

Mr. Cisic earned a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Zagreb, Croatia, and a diploma in Sanitary Engineering from IHE, Delft, Holland, the largest international graduate Water education facility in the world. He is a member of the American Water Works Association and Water Environment Federation.

About Michael Baker International

Michael Baker International is a leading provider of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. The company provides its comprehensive range of services and solutions to support U.S. federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker's more than 3,000 employees across nearly 100 locations are committed to a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve challenges for clients and communities throughout the country. To learn more, visit www.mbakerintl.com.

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Contact: Brian Peiritsch

Email: brian.peiritsch@mbakerintl.com

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