Who We Are
BAI Construction is a Bay Area full-service construction firm with over 25 years of knowledge and experience in seismic retrofit, soft-story retrofit, new construction, and tenant improvements. BAI Construction has been one of the leading seismic retrofit construction companies in Northern California. Our team is a proactive partner who listens and understands the client’s requirements and designs the solutions into all services from the beginning.
Our mission is to provide expert knowledge and top-quality construction services for all companies and individuals with an unwavering commitment to value, professionalism, and results.
We aim to be the Bay Area’s premier contractor in providing excellent service and ensuring the safety of communities through our retrofit projects.
We value integrity, honesty, excellence, and innovations. We constantly seek to improve ourselves. We treat employees and clients with respect, knowing that a relationship built on trust and respect is fundamental to long-term success.
Silvia Afshar - President/CEO
Silvia has served as an active and influential partner since the company’s inception. She began her career as the company office manager before taking on the role of Chief of Operations. As current President and CEO, Silvia brings a unique vision and approach to her direction of BAI. Her philosophies have shaped the company’s values and set the standard for our unparalleled customer service.
Behnam Afshar - Principal/Project Executive
Behnam began his career in seismic retrofitting in Los Angeles in the mid-'80s. Seizing his dreams, he later headed north to open his own company here in the Bay Area. His approach to business is simple: Quality First. As Project Executive, Behnam incorporates his experience and expert knowledge into delivering innovative and cost-effective solutions. His passion and commitment to excellence shine through in every project.