Gearing up for growth

Press release 02/12/2014 12:00 CET

Skanska has made two new business development appointments in its Facilities Services operation as it gears up for growth to 2020

Matt Mannion and Marc Powell joined Skanska this month.

Matt has 14 years experience within the construction, property and facilities management sectors, having previously worked in Business Development for VINCI Facilities and run his own company servicing the industry. He takes control of business development in southern England.

Marc Powell joins Skanska from PHS where he was bid manager in the data solutions team. Powell has 20 years experience in facilities management. He joins from Bilfinger Europa Facility Management, where he was new business consultant, and will be responsible for business development in northern England and Scotland.

Katy Dowding, Managing Director of Skanska’s Facilities Services business said:

“We are investing in our facilities services business and have a clear strategy for growth to 2020.

“We are building our presence in current sectors, including healthcare, local authority and commercial property, while entering new markets too.

“We see many exciting opportunities ahead. We plan to build on our success to date, working collaboratively with clients to deliver innovative and sustainable solutions that provide the best possible environment for customers.”

Mannion and Powell will report to Lucy Lott, Head of Business Development in Facilities Services.