Keith J. French, PE

Keith J. French, PE

Electrical Department Manager




University of Sussex, UK – Masters in Electrical & Electronic Engineering


High-Rise | Residential | Infrastructure | Corporate | Hospitality


Keith leads Bala’s New York office electrical engineering team as the department manager. His responsibilities include electrical aspects of the New York office, standards and mentoring, and electrical coordinating with the other offices. Keith has gained worldly knowledge on engineering design practices through his experience working in Dubai, London, and the United States. Notable projects include: The Royal Atlantis Hotel & Residence on The Palm, Dubai, Hyundai Corp. HQ in Seoul, South Korea, LaGuardia Airport new terminal, NY, and Thunderbolt rollercoaster, Staten Island, NY. Keith's holistic approach to each project whether large or small, paired with his passion for providing quality, skillfully managed projects, is an asset to any project team.

What is your favorite sport to watch?
Passionate supporter of Millwall FC (the football team from the part of London where I grew up).  I watch or listen to every game I can.

What do you enjoy doing outside of the office?
Spending time with family, watching football (UK Football), watching motorcycle racing, travel & gardening.