Bill Caretsky has been named managing principal of the New England Region of Syska Hennessy Group, a leading consulting, engineering and construction firm. Caretsky is charged with leading a staff of 25 technical professionals who are committed to the firm’s vision of “creating exceptional environments.”

Syska Hennessy Group’s Cambridge office provides comprehensive design and consulting services for healthcare/health-sciences, higher education, critical facilities, vertical transportation, high performance solutions, museums, aquariums and visitor attractions. Projects include a LEED® silver renovation of Aldrich Hall at Harvard Business School; work at the Boston Federal Reserve; the University of Massachusetts Boston; and the new Miami Science Museum and the Georgia Aquarium.

Caretsky has 35 years of client and market-focused design experience for all building types, supplemented by his expertise in the healthcare/health sciences market sector. In addition to his new regional leadership responsibilities, Caretsky will continue in his position as operations manager for Syska Hennessy Group’s national healthcare/health sciences practice, to accelerate the growth of this market in the New England region.

He and his team recently led the engineering design of two prominent healthcare projects -- the University Medical Center at Princeton replacement hospital, and the critically acclaimed Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.

“Our goal is to raise the bar in an already strong engineering marketplace,” Caretsky says. “We're committed to making this team a decisive contributor to the New England region."