SVP, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer & Secretary
Tetra Tech, Inc.
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Preston Hopson is Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary at Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEK), a Fortune 1000 leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services with $2.9 billion in revenue and 18,000 employees around the world. He reports to the Chairman/Chief Executive Officer and is also a member of the Executive Leadership Team. Preston provides leadership and oversight for all legal matters, including board, securities, corporate governance, litigation, compliance, regulatory and governmental affairs, employment, finance, mergers and acquisitions, real estate and investor relations and communications. In addition, he serves as a member of the company’s global sustainability and diversity councils.
Prior to joining Tetra Tech, Preston served in roles of increasing responsibilities for 10 years in the legal department of AECOM (NYSE: ACM), an engineering and infrastructure firm with $20 billion in revenue and 95,000 employees in over 150 countries. Preston’s last role was Vice President, Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Corporate Secretary, with responsibilities for securities, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, real estate, finance and general corporate issues.
Preston was previously a Senior Associate with O’Melveny & Myers, LLP, where he focused on securities and M&A, with an emphasis on advising companies on IPOs and follow-on offerings, public company issues and corporate governance. He began his career as a Judicial Clerk to the Hon. Raymond C. Fisher on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.