18 Nov 2010 |
Alastair Farr appointed managing director of Grontmij's Trett Consulting
Trett Consulting, Grontmij’s leading dispute resolution and contractual advice consultancy, announced the appointment of Alastair Farr as managing director. Alastair will oversee the company’s worldwide operations which cover Europe (and UK), Middle East, Asia Pacific and USA.
Alastair has worked at Trett Consulting since 1991, most recently as director of the company’s London office. He has over 24 years’ experience in the engineering and construction industries. Originally from a quantity surveying and contracting background Alastair has experience across the full spectrum of industry sectors and forms of dispute resolution, and has acted as claims advisor to the company’s clients and legal teams, advocate, expert witness and mediator.
Trett Consulting has been part of the 11,000 strong Grontmij group since its acquisition in 2008. Alastair will oversee Trett Consulting’s development within the wider Grontmij group to ensure that all clients benefit from the range and depth of expertise now available through the combined offering. As part of Alastair’s appointment, he will also join the UK & Ireland Leadership Team of Grontmij.
John Chubb, managing director of Grontmij in the UK and Ireland: ‘I am delighted with Alastair’s appointment as I believe he is the right person to develop Trett’s global reach and to extend its capabilities within the Grontmij Group. Collaboratively, we can all work towards delivering true added value to our clients through our combined capability'.