Patrick Parsons has appointed Robert Bisset to spearhead the office in the centre of Glasgow.
Bobby has worked for a number of leading UK consultancies prior to joining Patrick Parsons, including Fairhurst where he spent the last six years as director of the firm’s buildings team in Glasgow. His responsibilities have included business development, financial control, staff resourcing and technical delivery of a wide portfolio of projects encompassing all sectors including education, retail, residential, marine and petro-chemical.
With over 35 years’ experience in the industry, Bobby will manage Patrick Parsons’ Glasgow office, bringing his technical experience and knowledge of the local market to further enhance the team and help sustain and develop the long term growth of the office.
Patrick Parsons are currently working on several large-scale projects in Glasgow, including the design of a new 209-bedroom Premier Inn hotel situated at St Enoch Square in the heart of Glasgow city centre.
Commenting on his appointment, Bobby said: “My reason for choosing to join Patrick Parsons is twofold – firstly, the company promotes an environment and culture where a work life balance is encouraged to achieve personal fulfilment at work.
“Secondly, with the company undergoing rapid expansion over these past few years, this is an opportunity to be part of a dynamic, focused and exciting team, where I am challenged to use my skills and experience to contribute to the ongoing success of the company.”
Managing director of Patrick Parsons, Peter Stienlet, said: “We’re very pleased to welcome Bobby on board. He brings with him a wealth of expert knowledge and we look forward to watching the team grow under his management.”