Kagan Aktas has 18 years of experience in the construction industry, specializing in project scheduling, construction and contract management, forensic delay analysis, and expert advisory for construction and engineering projects. He has been appointed as an independent delay expert and has testified numerous times. Mr. Aktas has particular experience with matters involving schedule delay analyses stemming from project impacts.
Mr. Aktas has consulted on construction projects worldwide about preparing forensic delay analyses and independent expert reports, schedule control, and dispute resolution matters. Additionally, he has experience in general contracting and structural and civil engineering. His expertise includes preparing and reviewing schedule analyses on delay, disruption, productivity, time impacts, acceleration, and other project management and dispute issues.
Before working as a consultant, Mr. Aktas worked in general contracting, construction management, and research and development. He held contract management responsibilities constructing various private projects worldwide and several research projects within the United States.
Mr. Aktas has been consistently ranked by Who’s Who Legal as one of the prominent delay experts in arbitration. According to Who’s Who Legal:
Kagan Aktas “has a good balance of knowing and being able to apply delay analysis methodologies, whilst remaining firmly grounded by practicalities”. He is able to clearly and concisely communicate technically difficult information. He is hard working and committed to meeting time frames.