2011-11-08 Harsco Infrastructure appoints new UK Managing Director
Harsco Infrastructure, part of the worldwide industrial services and engineered products provider Harsco Corporation, has appointed Richard Shuttleworth as Managing Director of its UK business.
Richard has a wealth of experience and a proven track record across the construction, oil and gas, power, process and rail industries, in both commercial and operational capacities.
He joins Harsco Infrastructure following his recent role as UK Managing Director of Cape Industrial Services Limited (a subsidiary of Cape plc), an international provider of essential non-mechanical industrial services.
Richard has particular experience in the areas of project management, process assurance, training, procurement and business turnarounds. Prior to his position at Cape Industrial Services Limited, Richard was Group Commercial Director at Amec plc, a leading provider of consultancy, engineering and project management services to the infrastructure, energy and process markets.
Ivor Harrington, Harsco Executive Vice President and Infrastructure Group CEO, comments: “Richard’s appointment marks a significant step in the repositioning of this very important piece of the Harsco Infrastructure global business, and I am delighted to welcome him to our organisation.
“Richard’s combination of experience and expertise makes him ideally placed to help the continued growth and development of Harsco Infrastructure.”