About Us

Our Mission Statement: At AlfaTech, we empower our team members to reach their highest potential as leaders and experts in their fields. Our clients are our first priority, and these relationships are based on mutual trust and integrity. We focus on environmentally conscious and innovative design, as well as flexible, sustainable, and inspiring solutions for today and for our future generations—a responsibility we take seriously.

Leadership

Authentic. Ethical. Smart. Dynamic. Energized. Committed. Inventive. Compassionate. Expert. Loyal. These are the characteristics that represent the AlfaTech team. Each member of our staff embodies our culture and values. It is through each individual’s expertise and vision that we are able to provide the most reliable, practical, innovative and sustainable solutions for our clients.

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    Jeff’s long-term client relationships are the foundation of AlfaTech’s success. He expanded our footprint to include three California offices and locations internationally. His 30+ years’ experience in engineering design, development, and project execution totals over $20b.

    JEFF FINI, PE, MBA

    Founder and CEO

    Board of Directors

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    Tim brings expertise in project management, consulting engineering and construction administration to his work. The breadth of his experience has provided exposure to countless challenges, which he has successfully met by delivering creative and efficient solutions.

    TIM CHADWICK, PE, LEED AP

    President, Mechanical Engineer / San Jose

    Board of Directors

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    Overseeing San Francisco office operations, Saied brings 30+ years of experience in the design of HVAC systems in a multitude of building types, providing technical expertise in high performance systems.

    SAIED NAZERI, PE, CPD, LEED AP

    Partner, Mechanical Engineer / San Francisco

    Board of Directors

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    Rich is an expert in design, procurement and implementation project management of technology and infrastructure. With 30+ years’ experience, he specializes in mission critical data center design, telecommunications, and network architecture.

    RICH GARRISON

    Partner, Technology

    Board of Directors

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    As Los Angeles office leader, Diarmuid provides strong technical expertise and team leadership. He ensures use of the latest engineering software, energy efficient MEP product research, LEED design implementation as well as energy modeling reviews.

    DIARMUID HARTLEY

    Managing Director, Mechanical Engineer / Los Angeles

    Board of Directors

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    Pam has 30 years of project management experience in design and construction. She has led international, multi-disciplinary teams to the successful completion of projects varying from small high-end residential to large concert halls, laboratories, hospitals and museums.

    PAM BRANDON, SE, LEED AP

    Sr. Principal

    MEP Project Management

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    Board Advisory Team / Marcus brings 23 years’ experience designing mechanical systems for high-rise residential, mixed-use, retail, corporate, TI, and data center projects. He is actively involved in design, analysis, and implementation of innovative technologies.

    MARCUS KEAY, LEED AP

    Sr. Principal, Mechanical Engineer / San Francisco

    Department Leadership

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    An industry veteran, Elizabeth leads new business development and ensures strong, trusted client relationships, forages new opportunities, and oversees marketing and corporate brand firm-wide.

    ELIZABETH MONTI

    Principal, Corporate Business Development

    Department Leadership

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    Jorge brings 20+ years of electrical, structured cabling, information systems and telecommunications experience, with an emphasis on data communications and technology infrastructure projects.

    JORGE MERAZ, RCDD

    Principal, Technology / Los Angeles

    Department Leadership

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    Board Advisory Team / Mark has expertise in the design and construction of educational, corporate, and hospitality projects. He is well-versed in programming and master plans, feasibility studies, building evaluations, coordination studies, and sustainable practices.

    MARK FISHER, PE, LEED AP

    Principal, Electrical Engineer / San Jose

    Department Leadership

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    Rohini is an award-winning lighting professional with 15+ years’ experience. Her architectural background, combined with a specialization in sustainability has driven the LEED certification of numerous projects.

    ROHINI PENDYALA, MIES

    Senior Lighting Designer

    Department Leadership

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    Reza has managed design and construction administration on a range of MEP projects, with a focus on education, for 30+ years. He has expertise in site infrastructure, utilities, new construction and upgrade projects.

    REZA ZARE

    Partner, Mechanical Engineer / San Jose

    Board of Directors

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    Zoheir has 25+ years’ of industrial and commercial engineering experience in the US and across the globe. He has been involved in various types of petrochemical refineries, high-voltage substations, civic, high education, hospitality and heavy technical projects.

    ZOHEIR GUEMMAT, PE

    Principal, Electrical Engineer / Los Angeles

    Department Leadership

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    Over Walker’s 16-year career as an MEP project manager, he has partnered with and led dynamic MEP teams to deliver exceptional projects, including mission critical data center and flagship Class-A office space.

    WALKER KELLOGG, LEED AP, CSDP, WELL AP

    Project Manager

    MEP Project Management

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    Overseeing San Francisco office operations, TG offers almost four decades experience in the design of mechanical systems for state and county juvenile, adult detention, educational, healthcare, commercial and industrial facilities.

    TG DAVALLOU, LEED AP

    Partner, Mechanical Engineer / San Francisco

    Board of Directors

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    Jose is a Lead Electrical Designer in San Francisco and has over 30 years of design experience. He has been responsible for the overall design of lighting and electrical systems of major projects from conceptual design to delivery for a myriad of facility types.

    JOSE GONZALEZ

    Principal, Electrical Designer / San Francisco

    Department Leadership

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    Mark oversees all internal Information Technology systems, ensuring our firm has the most cutting-edge technology for our projects. He also manages company-wide system upgrades, troubleshooting, and technology equipment distribution.

    MARK SMITH

    Director of Corporate IT

    Department Leadership

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    Board Advisory Team / Jerry brings 15+ years’ experience in professional services financial management to his role. He is a confident leader, creating and implementing sound financial strategies to guide AlfaTech through inevitable periodic fluctuations in the market.

    JERRY GUARDANAPO, JR.

    Director of Finance

    Department Leadership

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    Alison has 25+ years’ industry experience, including at companies that span educational centers, multi-level marketing, and construction. She is often the first contact for the best and brightest in the industry, across all areas of expertise, to learn about AlfaTech.

    ALISON EISCHENS, PHR

    Director of Human Resources & Talent Acquisitions

    Department Leadership