Andres Torres

Andres Torres
Business Director
Valmont Industries

About Andres
B.Eng. ‘01
M.S. ‘05 Civil Engineering
MBA ‘13
Omaha, Neb.

Andres Torres works as a Business Director for the Global Utility Division at Valmont Industries. He is responsible for sales, project management, and engineering of tubular steel structures that are used to support transmission lines, highway lighting, and traffic lights for customers in Latin America and the Caribbean.

Torres was born and raised in Bogota, Colombia. He is a licensed Professional Civil Engineer in Nebraska. He is actively involved with the American Society of Civil Engineers and has held different roles, including president of the Nebraska Section and co-chair of the Younger Members Group. Torres also served as a council member for the Greater Omaha Young Professionals (2013-16) and is one of the founders of the Valmont Professional Network.

Torres received the Greater Omaha 40 under 40 Award in 2012, was one of the recipients of the Early Achiever Award by the Nebraska Alumni Association in 2016, and was honored as one of the Ten Outstanding Young Omahans in 2016.