Sercan Akyildiz

Associate Director

Expert Information
Qualifications BSc Civil Engineering
MSc Civil Engineering (Construction Management)
LEED AP
PSP
Professional Memberships AACE International
Services Delay
Sectors Buildings, Infrastructure, Industrial, Power & Utilities, Oil & Gas
Expert Highlights
  • Over 13 years of experience in dispute resolution for the construction and engineering industries.
  • Proven as a credible expert witness under cross-examination in disputes in excess of US$74 million.
  • Capable tri-linguist, fluent in Turkish, English and a high working proficiency in Spanish.
  • Reputation for communicating complicated technical issues in a way that allows arbitrators and counsel to easily understand them.
  • Highly qualified in civil engineering with a focus on construction management.

Sercan is a delay expert with 13 years of experience in the construction and engineering industries. He has been appointed as an expert five times, and has been cross-examined on two occasions.

Sercan is a skilled tri-lingual delay analyst who has acted as an expert for a Spanish dispute resolution board (DRB) in Colombia, and two arbitrations including cross-examinations in Chile and Peru. He has a proven ability to work effectively and professionally with the counsel, arbitrators and opposing experts in disputes in excess of US$74 million.

Sercan is experienced in various forms of delay analysis and effective in identifying the incidence, extent and causes of delays in construction and engineering projects. He is proficient at explaining complicated technical issues in a way that allows for full understanding for all parties in disputes.

Through his various roles as a civil engineer and consultant, Sercan has developed experience on several oil and gas, power and utilities, marine construction, transportation, infrastructure, and commercial building projects in Australia, Europe, the Middle East, South America, Southeast Asia and the US.

Sercan has a master’s degree in Civil Engineering with a focus on construction management from Virginia Tech, VA, US, is a Certified Planning and Scheduling Professional (PSP) and a Certified Earned Value Professional (EVP), and is a member of the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering International (AACEI). Sercan is fluent in Turkish, English and has a professional working proficiency in Spanish.

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Location Miami, FL, US

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