Bill Held


As Principal of The Cardinal Group, Bill Held brings sound leadership and a wealth of experience to the construction management industry. He has a stellar track record developing and managing highly complex design and construction projects, predominantly in the biopharmaceutical, research & development, clinical and manufacturing industries. Over the last 30+ years, Bill has orchestrated the successful completion of 2.5 million square feet of “signature” science & technology GxP space at a value of $2 billion within the New England marketplace.

Bill’s vision is all encompassing. He consistently applies innovative approaches to all aspects of The Cardinal Group’s operations, including collaborative team building, recruitment and training, client development, strategic planning and feasibility analysis, conceptual budgeting and estimating, master scheduling, risk assessment and management, design management, project controls, strategic equipment and subcontract procurement, building information modeling (BIM) and integrated project delivery methods.

Boston University, Boston, MA, Bachelor of Science, Management

Years in Industry
32 Years