November 16, 2021
(Warrenville, IL) – EN Engineering (“EN”), a leading national engineering, consulting, and compliance services firm to the infrastructure markets, today announced the appointment of Adam Biggam as Chief Executive Officer. EN is a portfolio company of Kohlberg & Company, LLC (“Kohlberg”), a leading private equity firm based in Mount Kisco, New York.
Biggam assumes the role of CEO following his recent promotion to President of EN Engineering earlier this year. Adam served as Executive Vice President of the Utilities business unit prior to his promotion to President. His strong leadership has been an important driver of the accelerated and consistent growth of the Utilities business unit.
“Adam Biggam has been an instrumental player in the growth of EN as it has scaled to one of the nation’s leading providers of specialized professional services to infrastructure customers. Adam possesses a strong commitment to employees, customers, and the growth of EN. We are confident that, with Adam as CEO, EN is poised for continued success,” said Benjamin J. Mao, Partner of Kohlberg.
Adam has been a significant driver of EN’s growth as Executive Vice President, Business Unit Leader over the Utilities group. EN’s Utilities group provides best-in-class regulatory and maintenance-driven professional services to assist the nation’s largest gas and electric utilities as they perform mission-critical infrastructure maintenance and repair to ensure safe and reliable delivery of energy to their end customers.
“Thank you to Steve Knowles for his exceptional leadership that has positioned us well for our next phase of growth and success,” said Biggam. “It is a privilege to assume the role of CEO to continue improving and expanding our mission of delivering industry-leading services to customers while focusing on the satisfaction and growth of our amazing employees. The markets we operate in today offer our company a great deal of growth potential and we look forward to continued expansion into new geographies and additional service offerings.”
Adam began his career as an engineer of design and construction and has held several positions from engineer through President focused in the gas and electric utility industries. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in general engineering from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.