John Sisk & Son has announced the appointment of Paul Brown as its new CEO with effect from 01 January 2022. He takes up the position from current CEO Steve Bowcott, who has been in the role for six and a half years.
Speaking on behalf of the board of Sicon (the group holding company) and the Sisk family, Chair Gary McGann said: “We are pleased to appoint Paul to this role and are very fortunate to have someone of his calibre and experience to take up the leadership of the company. We are very grateful for Steve’s commitment and his service to Sisk since his appointment in 2015, and as his term comes to an end, the board believes that Paul has the skills and qualities to continue to deliver our progressive strategy as the leading Irish construction company.”
Paul Brown is currently Chief Operating Officer (COO) for Sisk’s entire UK construction business and the group civil engineering business. Over his 25 years in the industry, he has developed strong leadership skills enabling him to lead effective teams and develop strong and lasting customer and colleague relationships.
Commenting on his appointment, Paul Brown said: “I am honoured to lead our business into the next phase of its development, building on Steve’s great work and that of my colleagues. I want to thank the Sicon board, the Sisk family and all of my colleagues for their support and look forward to working with them towards the continued success of the company.”