Mr. Venter has 30 years of experience in a leadership role for teams of technical, administrative, and sales professionals. His experience in technology systems design and construction will assist us in offering a wider range of services to our clients. Within his 30 years of experience he has accomplished many projects including transit systems development, transit planning, procurement, program management, design, installation, implementation, and testing/commissioning. He’s worked with every project delivery method for fixed guide way transit systems including extensive experience with Design Build Operate Maintain (DBOM) procurement methodology. Michael has completed projects involving a variety of technologies such as Subways, Commuter Rail, Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Light Rail Transit (LRT), and Automated People Movers (APMs). His background also includes expertise with traditional and advanced rail technologies, including signaling, communications, SCADA, vehicles, fare collection, and power distribution (electrification) systems. His career includes projects with all the major transportation agencies in the NY/NJ Metropolitan Area including: NYC Transit, LIRR, MNR, NJ Transit and PANYNJ as well other locations in the United States, Canada, France, South Africa and Japan. He received his Bachelors in Electrical Engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology, and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the States of New York and Florida.