Chris Christoforou is a Principal with Thornton Tomasetti Inc, an international Building Engineering Consulting Firm, HQ’ed in New York City.
His career with TT spans over 30 years, and after spending the first 20 years in New York, he is now serving as the Office Director of TT’s New Jersey office since 2005.
Chris was born and raised in Nicosia, Cyprus. He attended the Pancyprian Gymnasium in Nicosia from 1970-76, and the Higher Technical Institute from 1976-79. After his military service, he came to the US as an undergraduate student at the Civil Engineering Dept. of Rutgers University in New Jersey, where we earned his BS degree in 1983 and his MS in Structural Engineering in 1985 (with Honors)
He joined Thornton Tomasetti soon after his graduation in 1985 and still with the firm since then.
Chris lives in Bridgewater, NJ with his wife and two daughters, both of whom are in now in college.