Cabrera Services Inc., a leader in characterization and environmental remediation of radiological contamination, announced the appointment of its new Chief Executive Officer, Alan Solow. Mr. Solow comes to Cabrera from the Shaw Group where he was responsible for managing Federal Operations for Environment, Energy, and Response, as company Senior Vice President since 2010. Prior to that, Alan held various leadership positions throughout his seventeen year career at Weston Solutions, most recently as the Chief Operations Officer.
Mr. Solow brings the unique combination of technical expertise in Cabrera’s core competency of health physics and radiological remediation along with more than 10 years of executive management experience. Over his 30 year career he has developed strengths in leadership, strategic planning, program implementation, financial management, budgeting, operational efficiencies, risk management, business development and project management in engineering, construction and environmental remediation industry. Mr. Solow holds a Masters in Science from Colorado State University in Health Physics and is a board-certified Health Physicist.
"In Alan Solow, we have found a highly qualified leader who possesses profound knowledge of the industry," said Lorenzo Cabrera, CEO of Cabrera Services. “With his leadership and insight, we will be able to grow the company while continuing to build on the company's tradition of excellence. Together with our President and COO, Ms. Kim Nelson, and the group of talented and experienced professionals we have developed over the past 15 years, I believe we have the team in place to strengthen our position in the market, and improve on our tradition and commitment to service for our current customers, while bringing our services to new customers. I look forward to working closely with Alan and Kim as we enter an exciting new chapter in our company’s history."
"I have worked with Cabrera in subcontract or protégé roles for the past 12 years and am excited to take the company forward,” said Solow. “We will develop a shared vision for growth and put emphasis on strategies for developing new clients and new service lines. We will put significant focus on client satisfaction and work diligently to ensure that every client becomes a repeat client. It is my goal to make Cabrera the top radiological and environmental services provider in the industry and to be the company of choice for recruiting top talent."
Mr. Solow will succeed Mr. Cabrera, who has led the company for its entirety and is responsible for establishing Cabrera as an industry leader in engineering and remediation services for radioactive, hazardous, and MEC/UXO sites. Mr. Cabrera will still remain actively involved as Chairman of the Board.
About Cabrera Services
Cabrera Services Inc. specializes in characterization and environmental remediation of radiological contamination. Since its founding, Cabrera has distinguished itself through innovative problem solving, dedication to our clients’ interests, and top quality deliverables. Safety and regulatory compliance are key corporate values and are integral to every aspect of Cabrera’s work. This approach is reflected in the company’s consistent safety record that is among the best in the industry.