Ajaz Shafi
Ajaz Shafi, UK Chief Operating Officer, John Sisk and Son.

Ajaz Shafi has been appointed chief operating officer (COO) of John Sisk & Son’s (Sisk’s)  business in the UK.

This follows the appointment of previous COO Paul Brown to the chief executive officer position late last year.

Commenting, Paul Brown, CEO, said: “I am delighted to announce that Ajaz will take over the leadership of our business in the UK. I congratulate him on his appointment and look forward to continuing to work with him and his team as we grow our business in the UK in key regions and sectors.

“We look forward to continuing to deliver for our clients in the UK under Ajaz’s leadership and expanding our construction and civils presence in key sectors such as data centres and life sciences and growing our regional presence in the north and northeast, as well as the home counties.”

Sisk’s business in the UK is spread across the country, with regional hubs in the South in St Albans, Solihull in the midlands and Warrington in the northwest. The company also has a rail maintenance business based in Bristol and is active on a range of civil engineering projects.

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