Profile of Michael Soligo

Michael Soligo
President & CEO

As President and CEO, Michael works with RWDI’s senior leadership team to set strategy, define key priorities and guide all levels of the organization in pursuing our vision. A wind engineer and microclimate specialist who has completed scores of notable projects around the world, he brings a wealth of experience to his efforts to drive growth, extend the firm’s international reach and deepen our technical capabilities in emerging areas such as sustainable building consulting and numerical weather modeling. Committed to strengthening our culture of collaborative problem solving and continuous learning, Michael and his team maintain an unwavering focus on service, helping clients in more sectors and more locations solve tough engineering problems and execute ambitious building projects. 

A hands-on leader who works to ensure RWDI has the talent and technological expertise to solve clients’ next big engineering challenges


    • Master of Applied Science (Engineering Faculty, Management Sciences), University of Waterloo, Canada
    • Bachelor of Applied Science (Civil Engineering), University of Waterloo, Canada
    • Chartered Director, Directors College, Canada

    • Professional Engineer (P.Eng.), Ontario
    • Registered Consulting Engineer
    • Member, Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario (APEO)
    • Member, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
    • Member, Canadian Society of Civil Engineers (CSCE)
    • Numerous publications in engineering journals
    • Regular presenter at international conferences

    • Business development
    • Environmental studies
    • Microclimate
    • Pedestrian wind
    • Resorts and casinos
    • Snow studies
    • Sporting venue microclimate studies
    • Stadia
    • Wind loading