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Thomas Griesbach Joins Partner Engineering and Science Inc. as a Relationship Manager

Adds engineering and environmental solutions expertise to growing equity group

Plano, TX – August 23, 2019 – Thomas C. Griesbach, a registered environmental professional and multi-disciplinary business and engineering solutions specialist, has joined Partner Engineering and Science Inc. (Partner), an international due diligence, design and construction risk management firm headquartered in Torrance, Calif., as a Relationship Manager.

Based out of Partner’s Plano, TX office, Griesbach has over 25 years of experience in the engineering and environmental industries. Boasting an impressive book of client relationships at the regional and national level, he has focused on business development and client management for a variety of commercial real estate stakeholders, including public and private equity parties; industrial, commercial, retail, and residential entities; and public agencies. 

Griesbach’s focus at Partner will center around his specialties in industrial hygiene, structural engineering solutions, building forensics and construction risk management services, particularly for equity and institutionally-driven deals.

“Partner’s core people-driven business model develops meaningful relationships with clients which helps understand and serve their business needs over the lifetime of an asset,” says Griesbach, who is excited to leverage Partner’s industry-leading due diligence practices. “Especially for the solutions side, Partner’s amazing support services team helps to ensure that all aspects of a project are covered, and ultimately, the clients get a better product.”

For the past five years, Griesbach has been a Senior Project Manager and Client Development Specialist at a major national environmental firm, where he provided management and business development for the Building Sciences and Industrial Hygiene Group, with an emphasis on Building Envelope Consulting, Property Condition Assessments (PCAs), water intrusion consulting, structural investigations, roof assessments, drawing reviews, construction risk management, and mechanical/electrical/plumbing (MEP) Consulting support.

Additionally, Griesbach successfully started and maintained a due diligence staffing firm which specialized in the fulfillment of Phase I ESA projects, PCAs, report reviews and related research for consulting firms and private entities. As a successful entrepreneur, he established a network of national accounts with notable consulting firms and private equity entities.

“We are excited to have Tom join the Partner team with his depth of experience delivering due diligence, structural, and industrial hygiene services to equity investors and owners,” says Partner’s Executive Director of Business Development Bob Geiger. “He is a strong client manager with his hands-on approach to executing a broad range of acquisition and asset management services for his clients.”

Some recent notable projects Greisbach has worked on include overseeing the asbestos containing materials analysis and lead-based paint sampling program for a major railroad company, project support and field reconnaissance for a Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure Plan at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, managing equity transactions for major clients such as Berkshire Hathaway, and providing key historical research reports and site delineation plans for over 300 company-owned 
gasoline stations of a major Dallas-based petroleum company.

Griesbach received a BS in Environmental Science from Sam Houston State University and a Paralegal Certification from the ESS Legal Assistant School. In addition to his registration with the National Association of Environmental Professionals, Griesbach is a certified Licensed Asbestos Inspector in Texas, Arkansas and Massachusetts. He is an industry partner or business member at numerous prominent trade organizations, including the American Physical Plant Association, the International Facilities Management Association, the International Council of Shopping Centers, the Institute of Real Estate Management, and the Texas Association of Healthcare Facilities Managers.