Water Industry Consultant

Frank Firsching, B.Sc., MBA – Immediate Past Chair

Frank Firsching is an independent business consultant serving the water industry.  Prior to this role he served for three years as President of Aegion’s Infrastructure Solutions Platform, which is comprised of the global business units of Insituform Technologies, Fyfe Company, Fibrwrap Construction Services, MTC and Underground Solutions.  Previous positions include Executive Vice President, General Manager and Vice President of Sales during his ten years with Underground Solutions.  Before joining Underground Solutions, Frank worked for USFilter Corporation as President of its $1B Water and Wastewater Systems Group with responsibility for USFilter’s global process equipment and technology divisions. Frank also held the positions of Executive Vice President of the Process Water Group, West Regional Manager and General Manager during his 13 years at USFilter.  Prior to joining USFilter he worked at Deloitte & Touch Management Consulting and at GE Corporation.

He received an MBA at the Wharton School of Business and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Virginia, where he serves on the Board of Trustees for the Engineering School.