"Over the years you have developed a model that is finely tuned to identifying and overcoming obstacles in environmentally challenged transactions and other matters of strategic significance to our shared clients."
Kevin A. Ewing
Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
You are cordially invited to contact any of our Management team members to discuss how E.Vironment can assist in improving your organization’s EHS performance.
Please click on a name to learn more about our team.
John E. Turley
(281) 351-2856 ext. 104
John has managed the EHS due diligence on countless deals in a wide array of industries. John is one of a very few professionals with a piercing understanding of the global due diligence issues encountered by buyers, sellers and financial institutions involved in transactions. This understanding allows John to design and manage due diligence efforts in a way that provides all participants a clear understanding of the EHS issues involved. This customized approach has proved to be of tremendous value to our clients.
“ We have a talented team of industrial experienced individuals that use our collective learnings to assist you in articulating your challenges and in formulating practical and effective strategies and solutions. We apply these skills in evaluating the EHS issues that are encountered in potential transactions as well as in the strategies and tactics for managing EHS issues in your business. ”
John has been a key player on several clients' deal teams as they rationalized assets acquired in recent transactions. He is relied on as a trusted advisor in this role.
John was previously a partner and Vice President/General Manager of Pilko & Associates. John attended the University of Texas where he earned both B.S. and M.S. degrees in environmental studies.
F. Paul Pizzi
(281) 351-2856 ext. 103
Paul heads the firm’s global Strategic Advisory service and Process Safety practice. His 35 years of experience includes operations, engineering and environmental management positions with Sinclair Refining and BP Oil. He works with senior management and EHS leadership of leading chemical and energy companies in shaping their short-term and long-term EHS direction and strategy. Paul has served as advisor to EHS integration teams on many mergers and joint ventures, including the Dow Chemical/Union Carbide merger. He has assisted a number of Fortune 500 companies in continuously improving their EHS performance and designing/implementing effective EHS Management Systems (EHS-MS).
“ Each of us understands the business context of our clients' needs & we are personally committed to the success of our clients - individually and corporately. ”
Paul co-founded Pilko & Associates in 1980 and was the Senior Vice President of the firm for over 20 years. He has a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering degree from Villanova University and is a graduate of Stanford University's Executive Program for Smaller Businesses. Paul served on the Board of Directors of Sheltering Arms Senior Services and currently sits on the Advisory Committee of this organization.
David R. Burnett
(281) 351-2856 ext. 112
David has over 25 years of environmental consulting experience, including high profile transactional experience and a year as acting refinery EHS manager. He has a proven track record as a project manager in a wide variety of industrial assignments and brings broad-based practical experience to E.Vironment.
“ Our E.Vironment team takes great pride in using our many years of experience to assist our clients in maximizing the value they receive as a result of our efforts. Our approach of teaming with our clients in long term relationships makes for a more enjoyable experience for both E.Vironment staff and our clients. It is a pleasure to work with a team of experienced individuals with a common client-oriented approach to doing business. The greatest measure of our success is the high level of repeat business and unsolicited referrals we receive from our clients. ”
David has managed hundreds of environmental due diligence projects. These transactions have been in a wide range of industries including refining, chemicals, manufacturing and oil and gas production. David has assisted clients on both the buy-side and the sell-side with the quantification of environmental issues, as well as development of environmental language in purchase and sale agreements. He has been at the negotiating table on many large transactions, assisting his clients with the allocation of environmental liabilities.
David works closely with a number of large financial institutions providing environmental assessments of companies seeking capital loans. He has also developed an environmental audit program for the U.S. operations of an international chemical company, and has participated on many EHS audits.
David received his B.S. degree in Chemical Engineering from Texas A&M University and is a Professional Engineer registered in Texas.