James Doherty’s most recent experience was as the Chief Financial Officer at Purple Line Transit Partners LLC, a joint venture with Fluor, Meridiam and Star America, responsible for the Maryland Transit Authority Purple Line light rail P3 Project. In this role Mr. Doherty oversaw all accounting, financial reporting, analysis, and lender relations for this $5.6B project in Maryland.
Prior to Purple Line, Mr. Doherty held increasingly responsible financial and executive positions at Fluor, a global engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) and maintenance company. Throughout his tenure with Fluor he worked in Ireland with pharmaceutical facilities, in the U.S. with Power and Infrastructure, and in the Middle East with housing developments, major Infrastructure projects, and the Shanghai Disney theme park. He also has experience working across Europe including the UK Denmark, Spain, and Norway. Mr. Doherty attended Cork Regional Technical College in Cork, Ireland where he completed his coursework for his accounting qualifications.
He holds his accounting qualifications from Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (ACCA) where he became a Fellow in 2014.