31 July 2009
WYG has announced two senior appointments to further strengthen the company’s Board.
Mike McTighe has been appointed as Non-Executive Chairman and Graham Olver as Group Services Director and Company Secretary.
WYG’s Chief Executive, Paul Hamer, said: “Our focus is to be the best in class consultant in all that we do and our people are the secret of our success. Mike and Graham have a proven track record which will further strengthen our Board. I welcome them to our team.”
WYG is an established international award-winning company with over 30 offices in 30 countries. It bridges the worlds of design, engineering, environment, project management, planning and socio economic needs.
Mike McTighe is currently Chairman of Pace plc and Volex Group plc, a member of the Board of Ofcom and Chairman of a number of private companies. Previously he was Chairman and CEO of Carrier I International S.A., and before that the Executive Director and Chief Executive, Global Operations of Cable & Wireless plc.
Graham Olver brings strong, international built environment experience at a senior level. He was previously Commercial & Operations Director at Skanska Infrastructure Development, the infrastructure development and investment division of
Brian Duckworth, the current Non-Executive Chairman will leave the Board on 3 August, and Plc Non-Exec Director, John Richardson, will be leaving the Board following the next Annual General Meeting.
Paul Hamer added: “I would like to thank Brian and John for their significant contributions to the company since their appointments to the Board in 2005 and 1997 respectively.”