Starnini joins from Laing O’Rourke where he spent nearly 15 years as head of its façade department.
He has been involved in a number of world class projects including One Hyde Park, The Leadenhall Building, the Francis Crick Institute, and Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospital.
Starnini said: “I’m very excited to start this new adventure with Sir Robert McAlpine, a company I have admired since my sub-contracting days.
“I’ve been impressed with the enthusiasm and commitment of their senior management and I’m eager to settle within the organisation and to start contributing to win and successfully deliver projects.”
Boyd McFee, Director of Engineering and Technical Services: “I am delighted to welcome Simone Starnini to Sir Robert McAlpine.
“Throughout his prestigious career, Simone has delivered world-class projects and demonstrated the commitment to engineering excellence that typically underpins our values.
“He will be a tremendous asset to our Façade department and our clients.”