Arabtec Holding PJSC today announced the appointment of Gavin Appleby as managing director of EFECO, a wholly owned subsidiary of the group.
Gavin joins EFECO with over two decades of experience, including 15 years of leading international companies with multiple business lines operating and expanding across numerous markets including Middle East, Asia and Australia.
Most recently, Appleby was the managing director Middle East of OCS Group, an international facilities management company operating in more than 50 countries.
His experience includes the execution of major MEP contracts involving both building and infrastructure alongside regional experience of restructuring and debt collection. EFECO chief operating officer, Radwan Malhis will continue to play a key role in the building of EFECO into the region’s premier MEP contractor.
Group chief executive officer, Hamish Tyrwhitt, said: “Gavin’s role will be fundamental in implementing and delivering systems that optimise the bottom line of EFECO through the successful management and execution of MEP projects. This wraps up the key management appointments.”
Appleby will assume his role as managing director of EFECO on 28 May, 2017.