Philip Luna is corporate vice president of Huntington Ingalls Industries and president of UniversalPegasus International in Houston, Texas. With more than 30 years of engineering and construction management experience, Luna oversees the management of UPI, a leading provider of engineering, project management and field services to the global onshore and offshore energy markets.
Luna began his career as a project engineer at Exxon and has spent equivalent time working in the owner/operator and then the services side of the oil and gas industries. He joined UPI in 2012 from Jacobs Engineering where he held various positions including vice president of business development, vice president of projects and vice president of operations in Baton Rouge, La. Prior to serving at Jacobs Engineering, Luna was vice president and general manager of CDI Engineering.
Luna holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a member and past chair of the board of directors for St. Thomas High School and a former member of the board of the Rice University Global E&C Forum.
Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of manufacturing, engineering and management services to the nuclear energy, oil and gas markets. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 35,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.
Updated May 4, 2016