Committed teams secure our success.
Construction is a people business. Entrepreneurial thinking is becoming ever more important. We are ideally equipped for the future with our management team, a team that encourages every PORRian to contribute and play a proactive role in shaping PORR.
Vladimir Spirescu, COO building construction, Board member
Vladimir Spirescu has been the manager of the Building Construction division of PORR Romania since 2013, when he began his professional career within the company. Until 2013 he also worked in the construction sector, as project manager and industrial & environmental division manager for another Austrian construction group. Vladimir is a passionate engineer.
Under his supervision, the project teams have been able to deliver impressive results in the course of time. Vlad holds an MBA certificate and is fluent in English and French. He has excellent strategic thinking and is open to new ways of improving work processes, is creative, visionary, and able to assimilate all that is new.
Over the years, Vladimir has configured and implemented new strategies to approach new markets, always achieving spectacular growth and developing new areas of interest.
Ana-Maria Cojocaru, CFO, Board member
Ana-Maria Cojocaru has been our commercial managing director since 2016. As a 2nd year student at the Bucharest Academy for Economic Studies, she started working with one of the Big Four companies as an intern. After finishing her academic studies, Ana-Maria continued her professional development there as a tax consultant for more than three years. Before joining PORR, she worked with one of the largest international retail companies for over 5 years, first as a tax manager and then as a financial director; thus, she was involved in the implementation of various new systems, in company reorganization processes and a variety of business development project.
Ana-Maria likes to read non-fiction, meaning “anything that helps me to better understand the world we are living in, from science to business and even the history of literature”, while swimming and horse riding are her go-to activities for a relaxing weekend.
Ana is passionate about her work and believes that, in order to be a good leader, trust and appreciation for the teams’ achievements are two of the key ingredients which fuel the pioneering spirit within the company. In terms of PORR values, Ana believes that PORR can continue to have the same positive development it has had so far by keeping up the same “shoulder to shoulder” approach.
Mario Pröll, COO infrastructure/civil construction, Board member
Mario is a natural born leader; people follow him due to his powerful and straightforward personality, as well as his fair and trustworthy character. He is ambitious and people-oriented, seeking solutions for every situation, and has a vast experience in the acquisition of new projects.
As a professional in his field, Mario has both technical and commercial knowledge, resulting from the experience acquired within various European management systems in a variety of companies.
Over the last 30 years, he has managed teams of over 500 people and projects worth over EUR 140 million; his successful career is due to the trust he shows to the teams he is working with, as well as to his determination to get things done properly and on time.
He is passionate about leading and developing people, managing and coordinating resources and projects, so as to reach their full potential.
Mario loves Romania, he has been living and working here since 1999. He has always believed in the potential of our country and the development of Romania has always been his goal and mission.