Jim Breuer is the group president of Fluor’s Energy Solutions business, responsible for global operations and business development in the energy markets, including a special focus on the energy transition. These markets include energy production, fuels, refining, liquefied natural gas (LNG), chemicals and nuclear project services.
Before this role, Mr. Breuer served as president of the downstream business line within Fluor’s Energy & Chemicals business group. He was also Fluor's vice president and general manager for Mining and Metals in the South America region. He has more than 27 years of experience in the EPC industry in a variety of markets including downstream, upstream, petrochemicals, mining and power.
Mr. Breuer started his career in Fluor’s construction organization on mining and downstream projects. He subsequently took on progressive roles in project engineering, project management and operations in various locations and industry sectors. He has held project and operational roles in the United States, Europe and Latin America.
Mr. Breuer holds a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Master of Science and Engineer degrees in construction engineering and management from Stanford University, and a Master of Business Administration degree from Cornell University.