The Shaw Group Appoints Chief Commercial Officer To Oversee Continued Growth

The Shaw Group strategically prepares for increased demand in pipe and module design and fabrication, as well as turnkey engineering, procurement, and fabrication opportunities.

HOUSTON, TEXAS, November 2, 2022 – Today, The Shaw Group announced the appointment of Matt Rodgers as Chief Commercial Officer. In this role, Matt will be responsible for strategic transactions and developing the company’s commercial infrastructure while ensuring revenue growth within the organization.

Matt has 20 years of experience managing legal, commercial, and operational strategies for a variety of organizations. Most recently, he served as Chief Commercial Officer for Chemex Global, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Shaw Group. Chemex is an engineering, procurement, and fabrication (EPF) provider that substantially increased its fabrication capabilities when it was acquired by Shaw in December 2021.  Matt was responsible for leading the Chemex organization’s legal and business development functions and achieved success by focusing on securing high-quality projects, with particular emphasis on the renewable space.

“As we become the world leader in pipe and module design and fabrication and comprehensive EPF offerings, Matt will serve as an integral part of optimizing Shaw for our clients and developing our commercial infrastructure,” said Mike Childers, President and Chief Executive Officer. “Matt brings a valuable perspective to the CCO role and our leadership team, with a track record of driving profitable growth.”

With over 2 million square feet of manufacturing capacity, Shaw is strategically positioned to execute large-scale fabrication projects for heavy industrial clients around the world. Shaw and Chemex offer a unique combination of deep engineering expertise and world-scale fabrication capability, along with turnkey project execution offerings under bankable contract structures. By acting as integrated project partners, the company boasts a level of service unmatched by competitors in the space.