Masters in Business Administration Program, De La Sale University, Philippines

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Mapua Institute of Technology, Philippines

Professional Civil Engineer, Guam, #1222

Professional Civil Engineer, CNMI, #381

LEED Accredited Professional

Certified Reinforced Concrete
Special Inspector

Certified Reinforced Masonry
Special Inspector

Certified Structural Steel & Welding

Special Inspector

With SSFM Since 2006

Rizaldy B. Cortez, P.E., LEED AP

Guam General Manager
RME Guam Operations

Rizaldy’s professional career spans 3 decades providing construction management and civil engineering services in Guam and throughout the Pacific region. As General Manager of SSFM’s Guam Branch he oversees all client relationships, projects, and professional and community endeavors on the Island.

Michael P. Matsumoto, P.E., FACEC


Mike joined SSFM International in 1968 as a newly graduated structural engineer. In 1976 he was appointed principal. Through his tenure with the firm Mike has served as its Secretary, Treasurer and Chief Operating Officer. He was appointed SSFM’s President/CEO in 1997 and is currently responsible for all aspects of the firm’s practice. Under Mike’s leadership SSFM has experienced tremendous growth, with the addition of offices on all of the Islands and successful expansion throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

Mike’s professional experience includes management and design of structural and civil engineering projects within all of the firm’s markets, from the Diamond Head Terminal at Honolulu International Airport, Interstate and the H-1 Keehi Interchange, to resort projects such as the Four Seasons Hotel and Sheraton Redevelopment on Maui.

As a certified organizational and technical peer reviewer. Mike has conducted peer reviews of engineering firms for the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC), the Council of American Structural Engineers (CASE), and the Structural Engineers Risk Management Council (SERMC).

Master of Science, Civil Engineering
University of Illinois

Bachelor of Science,Civil Engineering
University of Hawaii

Professional Engineer, Structural Engineering, Hawaii, #2974-C

Professional Engineer, Civil Engineering, Guam, #843

Professional Engineer, Civil Engineering; Structural Engineering, Commonwealth of Northern Marianna Islands, #209

With SSFM Since 1968