Senior Vice President, Corporate Development
Florida East Coast Industries, Inc.
As Senior Vice President of Corporate Development for Florida East Coast Industries (FECI), Mr. Gonzalez is responsible for pre-development, regulatory permitting and project issues including land use, environmental, transportation planning and general governmental regulation, as well as property acquisition, business development initiatives and seller issues.
Mr. Gonzalez’ involvement spans across projects for FECI and its subsidiary companies including All Aboard Florida/Brightline, the United States’ first privately owned and operated intercity passenger rail system connecting Miami and Orlando; Flagler Global Logistics, the largest industrial developer in Florida and an integrated logistics company; Parallel Infrastructure, a national leader in third-party right-of-way investments, including telecommunication systems and natural resource pipelines; and Flagler, a full-service real estate company.
Mr. Gonzalez joined FECI, formerly Codina Group, Inc. in 1997 as a development consultant. Previously, he held several positions within Miami-Dade County government where he was responsible for reviewing plans and projects for the Building and Zoning Department and coordinating code issues and public hearings for the Department of Environmental Resources Management.
Mr. Gonzalez holds a bachelor’s in Political Science from Florida International University.