Co-founder, Mustang Engineering
Bill Higgs is a distinguished 1974 Graduate (top 5% academically) of West Point, runner up for a Rhodes Scholarship, and an Honor Graduate of the Army Ranger School. After Airborne and Atomic Demolitions courses, he commanded a Combat Engineering Company in the 1st Cavalry Division Airmobile. Higgs was Honorably Discharged from the Army in 1979 with the rank of Captain.
With two partners, he founded Mustang Engineering, Inc. in Houston, Texas in 1987 to design and build offshore oil platforms. Mustang qualified for two straight years as one of the “Inc. 500 Fastest Growing Companies in America,” and was the top ranked engineering firm on the list. Mustang likewise won the “Innovate Houston” award for being the most people-oriented company in Houston. This award confirmed Mustang’s “People Oriented…Project Driven™” motto and affirmed Bill’s passion for team-building and organizational development.