Jennifer L. Hara joins IP3 to Lead North American PPP Efforts

April 7, 2016

WASHINGTON - The Institute for Public-Private Partnerships (IP3, a division of global company Tetra Tech, Nasdaq: TTEK) is pleased to welcome Jennifer L. Hara to lead efforts to expand IP3’s capacity building and consulting practices in North America.

Jennifer brings over fifteen years of experience in the private sector, focusing on government contracts, public relations and communications for a small investment banking consulting firm, where she lead the business development and relationship building across all infrastructure sectors, including transportation and energy. Jennifer brings with her an intimate knowledge of PPPs in the United States and Canada, innovative financing programs of the US federal government, and an understanding of political decision making, international project finance, economic and strategic planning, and business negotiations and communications. She has a Master of Arts in International Economics from the Elliott School of International Affairs at the George Washington University and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and International Politics from Seattle University.

“Jennifer will be a great addition to the highly qualified team of PPP experts at IP3,” said David Baxter, IP3’s Executive Director.

“I am very excited to join such a dynamic and well-regarded organization, and the team of professionals doing the day-to-day work, that specializes in building P3 capacity globally,” enthused Jennifer.

The Institute for Public Private Partnerships (IP3) is a global leader in PPP advisory services and capacity building across all phases – upstream, downstream, and implementation. IP3 has advised on more than 300 specific PPP projects in 70 countries with an investment value above $10 billion. IP3 also offers the globally recognized Certification Program for Specialist in PPPs, structured under IACET standards. Over 400 practitioners have been certified from 52 countries, and 35,000 high level officials and executives have participated in IP3´s training programs.

IP3 is part of Tetra Tech, a global leading company in consulting, infrastructure and engineering services (16,000 professionals, 400 offices).   Tetra Tech is a leading contractor for the Federal Aviation Administration, U.S. Department of Defense, USAID, U.S. Department of Transportation, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, or the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.