John F. Fish is the Chairman and CEO of Suffolk. Under his vision and leadership, Suffolk has grown into one of the leading privately held general building contractors in the country. With over $4 billion in annual revenue, Suffolk is currently ranked #23 on the Engineering News-Record national list of “Top 400 Contractors” and #13 on the publication’s list of “Top 100 CM-at-Risk Firms.”
Mr. Fish is a fixture on numerous Boards focused on improving the economy and raising the competitiveness of the Northeast region. He is the founding member and former Chair of the Massachusetts Competitive Partnership (MACP) and former Chairman of the Board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. In New York City, Mr. Fish is a Director of the Real Estate Board of New York and a member of the Partnership for New York City and New York Building Congress, and. He sits on the Board of Directors at the Real Estate Roundtable and sits on the National Construction Industry Roundtable and National Business Roundtable.
Mr. Fish serves as Chair of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and sits on the Executive Committee of Mass General Brigham. He is the former Chairman and current Vice Chair of the Board at Boston College and sits on the Board of Trustees for Bowdoin College. He is also the founder and Chairman of Scholar Athletes, a program that leverages the proven link between school athletics participation and strong academic performance to improve the academic performance of inner-city high school students.
Mr. Fish is a graduate of Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. He received an Honorary Doctorate of Engineering Technology Degree from Wentworth Institute of Technology, is the recipient of an honorary degree from Regis College and received an honorary degree in Business Administration from Curry College.