2019 Environmental Business Leadership Conference

The Four Seasons Hotel, Baltimore, Maryland
September 01, 2019
Registration Open

Ian MacFarlane, President and CEO, EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc.

Ian MacFarlane, President and CEO, EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc.

Mr. MacFarlane is the President and CEO of EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC (EA), a U.S. mid-sized environmental consulting services firm serving a wide range of clients in both the government and private sectors with 26 commercial offices nationwide, 500 employees, and annual revenues greater than $100M. Ian has been with EA for 33 years, working his way up the ranks to his CEO appointment in 2006, representing the second generation of leadership in the 45-year old company. He led EA, once a public company, through an ownership transition in 2005 from its founder to employee ownership by an ESOP and management investors. Further, in 2014, he led EA’s ownership conversion to 100% ESOP and adoption as a Public Benefit Corporation under Delaware corporate law.

Mr. MacFarlane has a bachelor’s degree in geology from Denison University and a master’s degree in management of technology from the University of Pennsylvania. His work joys include recruiting, strategy, organizational behavior and development, and stakeholder capitalism.