Chief Strategy and Implementation Officer

Mr. Batzel has over 20 years’ professional experience in a range of urban development related positions in the United States, Canada, and the Middle East. He has been with in KEO since 2008 and has excelled in a number of increasingly senior roles within the organization, serving most recently as Managing Director of the Planning and Landscape Architecture Division. He combines high levels of expertise in leadership, finance, and management and is a valued member of KEO’s executive staff.

Mr. Batzel is a certified Urban Planner in both the USA and Canada and holds a Master of Urban Planning degree from McGill University, Canada, and a Master of Business Administration (Finance and Real Estate) degree from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, USA.