Petros Keshishian, Ph.D.
Dr. Petros Keshishian has 20 years of experience in risk management, structural design (seismic retrofit) and earthquake engineering. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Structural Engineering from Yerevan Polytechnic Institute, a Master’s Degree in Earthquake Engineering from American University of Armenia and a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley.
Dr. Keshishian has extensive management experience leading large groups of engineers and scientists working on many complex and multidisciplinary projects.
Dr. Keshishian has developed novice gravity and seismic structural analyses and design methodology for structural concrete insulated panels. These design criteria have been accepted and included in the design code of the Department of Building and Safety of The City of Los Angeles.
Dr. Keshishian has performed numerous new and seismic retrofit designs for commercial, municipal and industrial buildings.
Marine Gouchian, CPA, CIA
Ms. Marine’ Gouchian has 24 years of experience in Accounting, Financial Audit and Operational Control with Fortune-100 companies in construction, high-tech, manufacturing, biotech and non-profit industries. Ms. Gouchian is a CPA and a CIA (Certified Internal Auditor) and holds an MBA degree with a concentration in Finance. She is an active advocate of her profession and serves on the board of Northern CA East Bay Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors since 2005.
During her engagements with ARC Document Solutions, Ernst & Young and Safeway she has lead integrated financial and operational audits, SOX compliance testing, system pre and post implementation reviews, facilitated workshops and fraud investigations. Financial audits of fortune 500 companies. Reviewed the financial management and internal control processes and procedures. Provided recommendations for process and control improvements.
Armen Martirossian, Ph.D., PE
Dr. Armen Martirossyan is Certified Professional Civil Engineer in The State of California with 21 years of experience in structural design, construction inspection and monitoring. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Structural Engineering from Yerevan Polytechnic Institute, a Master’s Degree in Earthquake Engineering from American University of Armenia and a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from the University of Southern California.
Dr. Martirossyan has extensive experience in structural design, construction management, inspection and qualty control as well as monitoring and evaluation.
He has succefully led large construction projects in the United States, Mexico and other countries around the world.
Armine Matentsian, MBA
Ms. Armnie Matentian has 28 yeas of experience in program and account management in engineering, business operations, marketing and finance in global fast paced environments. She is recognized as an energetic and innovative leader and team member, who can anticipate and drive change. An advocate of result-driven actions and continuous improvements. A change agent with strong interpersonal and collaborative skills with an analytical background and creative problem solving skills.
Ms. Matentsian has documented, enforced and standardized key processes and specifications in engineering, quality and marketing organizations. Led and directed teams in strategic and tactical aspects of business.
She has communicated effectively across all levels of the organization. Managed project conflicts, detected and solved issues effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders. Led project meetings, managed and executed project deliverables and deadlines independently.
Rouben Amirbekian, Ph.D.
Dr. Rouben Amirbekian has 20 years of experience in seismilogy and data analytics. He holds a Ph.D. in Seismology from the University of California at Berkeley.
Dr. Amirbekian has designed and implemented several analytical models in the areas of operational control and predictive analysis for major Forune 100 companies.
Dr. Amirbekian has visited Armenia after the 1988 Spitak earthquake with a team of seismoligist and has conducted extensive research in the fault mapping and seismic risk assessment in Armenia.
Dr. Amirbekian holds several patents in the area of data analytics and operational control.