Tosh Masson is a Director with Secretariat. He is a testifying expert specializing in engineering and construction. His forensic expert work focuses on cause and effect analysis using factual evidence to present independent investigations in a clear and succinct manner to ensure that complex issues are comprehensible to both technical and non-technical professionals. Mr. Masson has experience working with employers/owners, developers, engineers, contractors, and lawyers on a variety of construction and engineering projects across many countries.
Mr. Masson has vast knowledge of engineering and construction. His experience extends across the full spectrum of dispute resolution processes, including claim preparation, independent expert evaluation, mediation, litigation, and arbitration. He has led forensic analyses, prepared expert reports, and given expert testimony in international arbitrations. His portfolio of experience includes high-profile and high-value projects internationally for a diverse client and stakeholder base. His knowledge and experience span many sectors including residential, commercial, healthcare, education, waste management, water treatment, pipelines, aviation, high rises, ports, power, and oil and gas projects.
Prior to specializing in dispute resolution services for the engineering and construction industry and becoming a testifying expert, Mr. Masson gained experience in the design and construction industry. His overall experience has provided him with a strong technical knowledge of construction and engineering projects, familiarity with different forms of contracts, the ability to provide strategic commercial support on the risks of pursuing or defending claims, and the expertise to address matters in dispute as part of the dispute resolution process.