ISG names new UK construction chief

Aaron Morby 3 years ago
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ISG has promoted Zoe Price to the role of chief operating officer for its UK Construction business.

Zoe Price on a mission to challenge convention
Zoe Price on a mission to challenge convention

Price has worked at ISG for over eight years, most recently as group director for public sector frameworks.

In this role, she was instrumental in more than tripling revenue from ISG’s public sector framework business in just three years, and set an ambitious strategy for future growth.

Price said: “Leading a business that is rich with diverse and creative talent, and the expertise to consistently deliver better for our clients, is incredibly exciting.

“Our intensive and targeted focus on the UK’s best performing capital works frameworks has paid significant dividends in both the blend and pipeline of work that we now have within our construction business.

“Most importantly, we have taken the very best elements from these frameworks – the innovation, collaborative working practices and iterative efficiency focus, and have directly applied this to our wider business to benefit both our public and private clients.”

She added: “There is a growing consensus that we need to radically change the traditional hierarchies, structures and approaches that exist within our industry, stifling our ability to be more collaborative, productive and less wasteful.

“We need to change the conversation, eliminate short term thinking and procure for the entire lifespan of our built assets. It’s a hugely important challenge and one that I’m looking forward to tackling as I take up my new role at ISG.”

Paul Cossell, CEO of ISG, added: “Zoe has established an enviable network of contacts both within, and outside of our industry, challenging convention and always striving for better outcomes.

“I’m thrilled that Zoe has agreed to take the helm of our construction business.”

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