Bill Rath is the Director of Project Management for the Ford Account in Dearborn, Michigan. Mr. Rath provides leadership and oversight to the project management team implementing Ford Motor Company’s capital facility programs including North American Manufacturing vehicle launches, capital infrastructure and energy conservation actions.
The team also executes work in support of Ford Corporate and Commercial customers as well as project activity in support of the expansive Research and Engineering complex. The team is responsible for site and facility decommissioning and asset extraction actions at multiple sites across North America.
Bill has more than 30 years of professional project management experience associated with the planning, design, construction and commissioning of automotive, pharmaceutical, health care and civic infrastructure projects. Prior to joining CBRE, Bill led a series of capital facility programs at the Ann Arbor Laboratories of Pfizer Global Research and Development.
Bill earned his MBA from The University of Michigan with an emphasis on finance, organizational design, strategy /innovation and real estate. Bill has an undergraduate degree in Architecture from the Illinois Institute of Technology.