Amir Bonakdar, PhD, PE

Amir Bonakdar, PhD, PE is a business development manager for Fyfe company in Southern California. He has a Master’s degree in structural engineering from the University of Tehran (2006) and a Ph.D. from Arizona State University (2010). After graduation, Amir served as an instructor and researcher at the university, related to concrete and composite material testing, characterization, and modeling. Prior to Fyfe, Amir served as the BD manager for Euclid Chemical and was involved in specifying concrete technology and concrete repair for hundreds of projects in the US and internationally. He is the current chair of ACI 544 (fiber-reinforced concrete), a voting member of ACI 360 (design of slabs on the ground), and an associate member of ACI 440 (fiber-reinforced polymer).