T&T hires new director for Belfast divisiion

Turner & Townsend, has appointed Colm Lavery as Director of project management and cost management services in its Belfast office.

Lavery joins the consultancy with over 20 years’ experience of delivering professional services in the commercial, education, healthcare, retail, residential and government sectors.

Formerly leading EC Harris LLP in Northern Ireland, he oversaw the delivery of some of Northern Ireland’s most prestigious projects, including Titanic Belfast, the Lyric Theatre and Bangor Aurora Aquatic & Leisure Complex, together with a multitude of education projects across the province, leading on successes with Ulster University and Magilligan Prison.

He will grow Turner & Townsend’s Belfast office and bolster the consultancy’s key offerings in the education, industrial & manufacturing, retail, residential, justice, waste, commercial property and government sectors.

Colm will be overseeing delivery for key clients such as Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast City Council, Education & Library Boards and NI Water.

He said: “I am very excited to be joining the Turner & Townsend team.

“Leading such a strong group of client-focused professionals who are unstinting in their delivery of exceptional outcomes across all sectors is a challenge I will relish.”

Jon White, UK managing director, added: “Colm is a great addition to Turner & Townsend’s Belfast office. His impressive portfolio of past projects and hands-on experience in operations, sales and strategy, will enable him to meet the demands of this challenging role, and ensure the delivery of services to our clients in Northern Ireland and beyond.”

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