ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI), a leading provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, announced today that Andrea Baier, senior vice president and strategic account leader for ICF, will succeed Executive Vice President Isabel Reiff as head of Corporate Growth and Business Development. Ms. Reiff, a named executive officer of the company, will retire on July 31, 2015, after more than 25 years of service.
Ms. Baier has been with ICF for 26 years and has reported to Ms. Reiff for the past eight years. During this time, Ms. Baier has been critical to ICF's strategic and tactical growth plans and account development.
"I want to personally thank Isabel for all she has done to make ICF into the successful company it is today," said ICF International Chairman and CEO Sudhakar Kesavan. "Her leadership and insight have helped propel the company into numerous markets and expanded ICF's scope of business tremendously.
"As Andrea and Isabel have worked closely together for a number of years developing and implementing business strategies that support ICF's growth, we expect this to be a smooth transition," Mr. Kesavan added. "Andrea is a well-respected executive with a track record of success. We are pleased to have such a high-caliber leader prepared to step into this important position."
Ms. Reiff joined ICF in 1989 and has more than 30 years of experience in public policy and program consulting. She has led ICF's corporate growth and strategic accounts group since 2007 and has managed operating groups and significant client engagements in different parts of the business. Prior to joining ICF, she held positions with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and with local government.