Saeed Bekam, President & CEO of Gouvis Engineering Consulting Group, received his Bachelors and Masters degrees in Civil Engineering from California State University, Long Beach and is a registered Professional Engineer in Civil and/or Structural Engineering in more than 20 states. In practice with Gouvis Engineering since 1980, Saeed has been a pioneer in bringing innovative ideas not only to Gouvis Engineering but to the field of structural engineering as a whole. Since 1995, Saeed has been responsible for the technical, administrative and legal aspects of the firm. Mr. Bekam has over 2,000 single family and multi-family residential projects in addition to numerous commercial buildings to his credit throughout California, Arizona, Nevada, Texas and other states. Saeed has also provided structural engineering design for international projects and been a key element in a countless number of legal cases as an expert Structural Engineer analyst and field investigator. He is a member of SEAOSC, ACI and the BIA.