SHARKEY - Key Persons


Alex Keighren - CTO

Job Titles:
  • Technical Director
An architect with more than four decades of experience in private practice and client-side capital programme management, Alex joined Sharkey in 2012 to support the executive team in business strategy development and the enhancement of technical best practice. His key role is to support Sharkey's ongoing growth and development by encouraging a culture of continuous improvement through the consistent adoption of best practice. It also includes reinforcing a strong brand identity by ensuring that the company's strengths, capabilities and reputation for delivering projects that meet or exceed client expectations are effectively communicated as a clear representation of our core values.

Amy Robertson

Job Titles:
  • Estimating Administrator

Angus MacLennan - CFO

Job Titles:
  • Group Finance Director
  • Member of the Executive Team

Ashley Spratt

Job Titles:
  • Surveyor

Billy Harrison - Managing Director

Job Titles:
  • Managing Director
  • Member of the Executive Team

Bryan Mckenzie

Job Titles:
  • Contracts Manager

Campbell Morrison

Job Titles:
  • Commercial Compliance Consultant

Chris Mcmanus

Job Titles:
  • Account Lead Surveyor

Clémence Tyrel De Poix

Job Titles:
  • Assistant Surveyor

Colin Buckley

Job Titles:
  • Design Manager

Craig Moodie

Job Titles:
  • Assistant
  • Design Manager

Danny Boyle

Job Titles:
  • Contracts Manager

Danny Gifford

Job Titles:
  • Account Lead Estimator

David Blair

Job Titles:
  • Accountant

David Lindsay

Job Titles:
  • Account Manager

Douglas Thomson

Job Titles:
  • Contracts Director
With a background in the construction industry, stretching back more than three decades, Dougie leads our contracts management and site supervision teams responsible for delivering major projects. With particular expertise in the commercial office and hotel and leisure sectors, his strong leadership skills have seen him successfully deliver a wide range of challenging and complex projects for clients across the UK and in Europe. A highly skilled communicator, he consistently builds strong and trusting relationships with all project stakeholders to provide each of our clients with the confidence that Sharkey will consistently deliver beyond their expectations.

Graeme Bisset

Job Titles:
  • Senior Surveyor

Graeme Maclean - CFO

Job Titles:
  • Finance Director
  • Member of the Executive Team

Grant McQuarrie

Job Titles:
  • IT Manager

Greg Halliday

Job Titles:
  • Assistant Surveyor

Jacqui Cunningham

Job Titles:
  • Account Lead Estimator

Jana Ruminas

Job Titles:
  • Document Controller

Jim Black

Job Titles:
  • Business Development Director
  • Member of the LEADERSHIP TEAM
A seasoned construction industry professional, Jim joined Sharkey in March 2019 to head up our business development function. Building on a wealth of experience and a forensic knowledge of the construction market and its key players, his key role involves promoting and helping develop a wider understanding of the Sharkey brand and its associated assurance of exceptional project delivery. Jim works closely with other members of the leadership team, building project knowledge in order to communicate effectively our diverse range of skills and capability and demonstrate clearly the approach taken by Sharkey to ensure the consistent provision of the perfect customer experience.

Jo Middleton

Job Titles:
  • Quantity Surveyor

John Jackson

Job Titles:
  • Contracts Manager

Kevin Cook

Job Titles:
  • Surveyor

Mark Blair

Job Titles:
  • Contracts Manager

Mark Halliday

Job Titles:
  • Contracts Director
With a construction industry career spanning more than 30 years, Mark is responsible for leading our contracts management and site supervision teams in successfully delivering a range of major projects, with particular expertise in managing framework programmes for a number of major high street brands. His track record in consistently delivering projects on time and on budget that meet the quality standards on which we have built our reputation is founded on Mark's strong interpersonal skills that ensure the communication process with all project stakeholders is consistently managed in an open, honest and structured manner. Mark's role places a huge emphasis on inspiring confidence and building strong and enduring relationships with clients and other key stakeholders by always placing the business needs of our client at the forefront of everything that we do and by seeking to deliver every project to meet or exceed client expectation.

Murray Martin

Job Titles:
  • Contracts Manager

Nathan Walker

Job Titles:
  • Business Development

Neil Fordyce

Job Titles:
  • Brand Manager

Peter Watson

Job Titles:
  • Member of the LEADERSHIP TEAM
  • Pre - Construction Director
As Pre-construction Director, Peter leads the team responsible for managing and co-ordinating the project pre-qualification and bid process. Working in close liaison with our Estimating and Contracts teams, his role also encompasses project planning, programming and resourcing. Peter has 35 years' construction industry experience, 18 of those with Sharkey. With a highly organised, structured approach, he constantly seeks opportunities to streamline processes and improve working practices that will enable Sharkey to continue to build on our reputation for delivering projects that meet or better increasingly challenging timescales.

Ronnie Parks

Job Titles:
  • Contracts Manager

Ross Sharkey

Job Titles:
  • Account Estimator

Sarah Ward

Job Titles:
  • Administration Manager

Scott Gardner - Chief Commercial Officer

Job Titles:
  • Commercial Director
A highly experienced QS, whose professional skills and knowledge have been developed over a 30 year period in the construction industry, the latter 13 years of those with Sharkey, Scott heads up our Surveying team. He provides leadership, direction and guidance on all commercial issues, ensuring his team deliver the highest standard of professional service through a consistent and balanced approach to the specific commercial challenges every project presents. Scott's primary role is to ensure all projects achieve optimum value for money. He is a skilled negotiator with a sound contractual knowledge and understanding, who has a strong track record in successfully managing change and transparently reporting commercial risk.

Scott Hagart

Job Titles:
  • Contracts Director
Utilising over 40 years of construction industry experience, including particular expertise in M&E services, Scott is responsible for leading contracts management and site supervision teams delivering a range of our major projects and framework roll-out programmes. His main role is to continuously improve delivery performance whilst protecting and enhancing the quality standards on which we have built our reputation. With an approach that places a huge emphasis on communicating consistently in a friendly, open and honest manner, Scott has been very successful in inspiring confidence and building strong and enduring relationships with clients, design teams and other key stakeholders. Scott's approach ensures Sharkey continues to deliver exceptional operational performance that is always customer-focused and built around best practice.

Scott Henry

Job Titles:
  • Contracts Manager

SCOTT JENKINSON SHARKEY

Job Titles:
  • DIRECTOR

Scott McCroskery

Job Titles:
  • Projects Manager

Scott Sharkey

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Executive Team
  • Owner
"A critical factor in the ongoing development of our business has been our focus on client relationships. I regard it as essential as a business owner that I am always accessible to all our clients." Culture Approach Strategy Executive Team Scott Sharkey Stephen Sharkey Billy Harrison Angus MacLennan Graeme Maclean History Company Information Since joining his father George in the business in 1980, Stephen has played a pivotal role in driving the growth and development of the company. Having first gained invaluable hands-on experience across all areas of the business, he has driven highly successful strategic change since 1997, when he and his brother Scott assumed ownership. This success is reflected in the most recent evolution which has seen Stephen and Scott transition into business ownership roles which are non-operationally focussed, with direct management responsibility being devolved to the senior team. "Developing and refining the way we manage financial data has a key role to play in the evolution of the company and I'm excited to be part of that." Culture Approach Strategy Executive Team Scott Sharkey Stephen Sharkey Billy Harrison Angus MacLennan Graeme Maclean History Company Information Graeme joined Sharkey in 2007. He is a Chartered Accountant with extensive financial management expertise gained from a cross-industry commercial practice background. Graeme plays a key role in supporting the growth, development and financial health of the business through systematic analysis and process improvement, a robust approach to risk management and a commercial controls methodology that enables continuous business reinvestment. His responsibilities include the collation, management and analysis of all financial intelligence and the planned development of key working practices and controls. "Success is the product of a culture which never accepts second-best and I am privileged to have built on this legacy to lead a team for whom the highest quality of delivery and client service is paramount." Culture Approach Strategy Executive Team Scott Sharkey Stephen Sharkey Billy Harrison Angus MacLennan Graeme Maclean History Company Information Since his appointment as MD in 2008, Billy Harrison has worked alongside his experienced leadership and operations teams to lead the business through a successful diversification which has seen Sharkey build a portfolio of project work that now spreads across Commercial Office, Hotel, Leisure, Retail, Public Sectors and Financial Services. As part of the strategy to build increased resilience into Sharkey's organic growth model, the company's UK expansion has continued with the opening of an office in Manchester in June 2017, complementing Sharkey's London office, which opened in 2013. The continued success of the business has been built on the strength of Sharkey's reputation for consistently managing and delivering complex projects for a range of multi-sector UK and international blue chip clients. Throughout his various roles, Billy has played a key part in the evolution of Sharkey's business model and the major structural changes which have supported its development. With a background in operations, Billy is a driven team player with a client-centric attitude and a can-do, hands-on approach. Billy's main focus is to build on the continuous success of Sharkey by further growing, developing and investing in Sharkey's people and technology. This will help to ensure Sharkey achieve the company's core purpose to create an outstanding client experience through exceptional service delivery and are ideally positioned to deliver best-in-class client service in the years to come.

Sean Venables

Job Titles:
  • IT Apprentice

STEPHEN JAMES SHARKEY

Job Titles:
  • DIRECTOR

Stephen Sharkey

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Executive Team
  • Owner

Stephen Young

Job Titles:
  • Contracts Manager

Stewart Campbell

Job Titles:
  • Business Systems and Compliance Director
Stewart heads up our Business Systems and Compliance team, which includes IT, HSQE, HR and Admin. His primary role is to drive the continuous improvement of business performance through the consistent application of company standards and system integration (management and software) to create efficiencies based on reliable business intelligence. With a background as a scientist, his strengths are research, problem solving, innovating and lateral thinking. Stewart has 13 years' experience in the construction industry and is a Chartered Member of IOSH.

Tam Chappell

Job Titles:
  • Buying Manager

William Macmillan

Job Titles:
  • Estimating Director
William leads our Estimating team and is responsible for all aspects of the preparation and submission of bids for our multi-sector clients. A highly experienced professional, who joined Sharkey in 2001, he has more than three decades' experience in the construction industry, Continuous commercial performance improvement, allied to the building of long-term collaborative relationships through an approach built on transparency and integrity are key strands of William's role that also includes the sourcing, co-ordinating and performance monitoring of our extensive supply chain.

William Ratcliffe

Job Titles:
  • Contracts Manager