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Fish-John John F. Fish Member The Real Estate Roundtable Chairman & CEO SUFFOLK

John F. Fish is chairman and CEO of Suffolk Construction Company.  Under his vision and leadership, Suffolk has grown into one of the leading privately held general building contractors in the country.  With approximately $2.7 billion in annual revenue, Suffolk is currently ranked #31 on the Engineering News-Record national list of Top 400 Contractors."

As a result of his leadership and involvement in the business and philanthropic communities, Mr. Fish was ranked number one on Boston Magazine's "50 Most Powerful People in Boston" list in 2012 and 2015.  He was also featured in that publication's list of "25 Most Influential People in Boston Philanthropy" in 2013, and was included on its list of "75 Bold Thinkers who are Shaping Our City (and the World)" in 2014. He received "Most Admired CEO" recognition by the Boston Business Journal and has been included on that business publication's POWER 50 List in for the past three years.

Mr. Fish is a fixture on numerous Boards focused on improving the economy and raising the competitiveness of Boston and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. He is the Chairman of the Board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, founding member and former Chair of the Massachusetts Competitive Partnership (MACP) and was appointed to the Massachusetts Economic Development Planning Council and Israel Innovation Economy Partnership Mission. He also serves on Jobs for Mass, is former Chair and current Executive Committee member for the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, and is a member of the National Business Roundtable.

 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.