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James Forbes Promoted to Director, Engineering

9th November 2021 - Written by Suzanne Lindsay

Mabbett is delighted to announce the promotion of James Forbes to Director, Engineering. James joined Mabbett as a Graduate Environmental Engineer and has progressed into the role of Director, Engineering. We are proud to see our Engineering Group which includes mechanical, electrical, building services, environmental, process and chemical engineers grow under James’ leadership and excited to see James re-locating to Inverness to support our future company growth.

On announcing James’ promotion, Managing Director, Derek J. McNab comments:

James has been a loyal and long-term trusted member of the firm. He is a dependable leader and has helped our Engineering Group to grow under his previous role as Manager, Engineering. We are confident our Engineering Group will continue to flourish under James’ leadership and look forward to seeing the creation of additional future career opportunities for our Engineers.

On accepting the promotion, James Forbes thanks the Board for the opportunity:

With the growth of our Engineering Group through supporting numerous significant, sustainable and innovative engineering projects, it’s a really exciting time to be involved.  In moving to Inverness, it will enable further company growth in a geography that will benefit from an enhanced local presence. I’m really grateful to the Mabbett Board for giving me this opportunity and I am confident that the company will continue to strengthen, grow and serve our clients well.

Suzanne Lindsay

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