Title: President, Chief Executive Officer, President/Owner
Company: Verdeco Recycling Inc., PTP Group Americas Inc.
Location: Studio City, California, United States
Alexander Delnik, President and Chief Executive Officer at Verdeco Recycling Inc., and President/Owner at PTP Group Americas Inc., has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in the fields of civil engineering and business administration.
Dr. Delnik spent his early life in Ukraine, where he attended college and prepared for his career. He studied at the Civil Engineering Institute in Kiev, earning a Master of Science in civil engineering in 1983. He went on to earn a PhD in civil engineering in 1987, and worked for several years as an engineer, senior researcher, and lecturer at the Civil Engineering Institute upon completing his education. He left the institute in 1991 and immigrated to the United States, where he quickly put his expertise to use.
After his immigration, Dr. Delnik began working as an engineer and laboratory supervisor for Soil Tech, Inc. in California, where he served until 1993. He was involved in the development of techniques to simulate soil-structure interactions and contributed to articles in professional journals. He also served on the editorial board for the Ukranian Journal of Foundation Engineering from 1990 to 1992 and has been an editor for the English-Russian-Ukranian Geotechnical Dictionary in 1992. In 1993, Dr. Delnik took a position as a project manager for Dames & Moore Inc., an engineering firm that is now part of URS Corporation, a subsidiary of AECOM. After working at Dames & Moore for five years, he assumed a new post as the manager of strategic planning and new business development at Edison International in 1998.
At the same time, Dr. Delnik was completing his coursework at the UCLA Anderson School of Management, where he earned a Master of Business Administration in 1998. As a registered professional engineer, he was driven to pursue his MBA by his professional experience. Over the years, Dr. Delnik recognized the implicit need for management expertise in the engineering field, where supervising large teams is a vital responsibility. In 2003, he utilized his new skills as an administrator to become the president and owner of PTP Group Americas Inc., a specialized plastic recycling and manufacturing company, while remaining at his managerial position with Edison International until 2011. Afterward, Dr. Delnik took his expertise to Verdeco Recycling Inc., where he currently continues to serve as president and chief executive officer.
With his deep knowledge of the engineering field and skills and an administrator, Dr. Delnik continues to build his legacy as an elite member of his field every day. He focuses on finding solutions to complex problems, and also serves as a lecturer for industry events. As a testament to his work ethic, expertise and success, Dr. Delnik has been included in multiple editions of Who’s Who in the World, Who’s Who in the West, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in Finance and Industry, and Who’s Who in Finance and Business.
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