Experienced pair join Sisk in Scotland

Grant Prior 14 years ago
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John Sisk & Son has appointed two new senior executives from Miller and Lend Lease to its expanding Glasgow office.

Sisk opened its Glasgow office in June to serve the Scotland region and is working on contracts to the value of £30m including the recently completed citizenM modular-built hotel in the city.

Gavin Currie has joined Sisk as Area Manager for the Scotland region.  He will focus on delivering existing projects and developing the Scotland business for Sisk in its core areas including the hotel & leisure, office, industrial and retail, sectors.

Gavin was previously at Miller Construction and oversaw the completion of the £120m Elements Shopping Centre in Livingston. Prior to this he worked for Laing on landmark projects including the Millennium Dome and Dynamic Earth Edinburgh.

Gerry Gallacher has joined as Commercial Manager for the Scotland region and brings 25 years of experience, most recently holding the post of Infrastructure Development Director for Lend Lease on the completed £200m Olympic Village infrastructure works.

He has also held Director level roles at Skanska and Balfour Beatty. Gerry will support Gavin in new business development and management of existing client relationships in the region.

Gavin Currie said: “It is a great opportunity to join the company at a time of significant growth in the UK and I look forward to securing further contracts in our areas of core competence.”

Gerry Gallacher  said: “As Sisk continues to drive the business into Scotland, I am excited about being a part of this region, which I believe holds considerable opportunity for growth in the coming years.”

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