Lorien Engineering Solutions, a Burton on Trent-based multi-disciplinary engineering and project management company, has named its new managing director.
Phil Colquhoun has been with the company for 23 years, starting as a project manager. He now heads up a 80-strong team of specialists.
Colquhoun said: "It's a privilege to have become managing director for a company that has been a big part of my professional growth and development over the years. My aim now is to drive the business forward – but I also want to ensure that all the staff have a job that they love and enjoy.
"I am a big believer in trusting your workforce, and having their support is essential if we are to achieve further success.
"We are in a great market position to move the business forward together and because I have been with the company for so long, I know I have a great team in place. Their expertise, enthusiasm and dedication will be vital as we go forward making new inroads in both the micro and macro economy."
He added: "At Lorien, we enjoy an enviable reputation for delivering engineering projects and technical consulting around the world, often exceeding our customers challenging expectations. It is a reputation which has been established over the years and one in which I take great pride."