Michael V. McMahon
Senior Vice President, Business Development
Dr. McMahon oversees EXCEL’s sales, marketing, and business development activities, including customer relationship management, sales planning, order development, and customer satisfaction. Dr. McMahon has more than 25 years of professional engineering, leadership, project management, sales, and business development experience in the commercial nuclear industry and the nuclear navy, including 17 years at the global nuclear energy company AREVA. Most recently, he served as the President & CEO of Transnuclear, Inc. (now AREVA TN), a division of AREVA Inc. and a leader in used nuclear fuel/radioactive waste storage and transportation solutions, where he helped to lead the company to record levels of growth and profitability. Prior to leading AREVA TN, he worked and lived in France where he served as the U.S. director of international projects for AREVA’s Back End Business Group, which includes the group’s used fuel management, recycling, transportation and decommissioning activities.
Before his assignment in France, he served in the U.S. as AREVA’s Key Account Manager (KAM) for Constellation Energy. Prior to that he had served in positions of increasing responsibility in the engineering and business development organizations of AREVA and its predecessor companies, including the former Duke Engineering & Services (DE&S).
Before joining DE&S, Dr. McMahon was an associate at the management consulting firm McKinsey & Company. He spent the first six years of his professional career in the Nuclear Navy serving on nuclear-powered fast attack submarines.
Dr. McMahon is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and has also earned a doctorate in nuclear engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.