Two of Taziker Industrial’s senior managers have been promoted to the board of directors. Robert Paterson and Darren Jackson join the board with immediate effect, with formal confirmation taking place at the start of the new financial year on 1 April 2021. Both will now help to shape the future growth of the business.
Robert Paterson, who has36 years’ experience in the construction industry, joined the business in 2018 as senior commercial manager. After a promotion to commercial director in May 2019, Robert now has responsibility for ensuring that the contractual and commercial integrity of the Group businesses is maintained.
Prior to working at Taziker, Robert worked in the Rail and Highways Division of the Wood PLC business to re-energise and develop the structures refurbishment capability, bringing together the in-house scaffolding and industrial coatings operations. He said, “Taziker is proving its place in the industry with every project we successfully deliver. I have a passion for structures, a great team around me and a desire to continue building on Taziker’s great reputation.”
Darren Jackson has over 25 years sales and marketing experience working across various industries including financial services, telecommunications and construction. Having worked in various senior management roles over the last 20 years, Darren joined Taziker in 2018 as the head of business development. He was promoted to business development director in 2019 to oversee the UK wide business development and marketing strategy for the Group. Darren will now take up the role of managing director of client services.
He commented on his appointment: “We strive to always build strong relationships and provide our clients with exceptional service and high levels of professionalism ensuring we can continuously add value and surpass expectations. I’m looking to continue building on Taziker’s growth strategy and I am grateful to have been given this opportunity and excited for the challenge ahead.”
Steve Corcoran, CEO, said, “We are confident Robert and Darren will continue to add great value to the business and we are delighted to welcome them to the Board where we will benefit from their insight, intellect and industry knowledge.”
The Taziker Industrial board now comprises – Steve Corcoran, Jane Ratcliffe, Neil Harrison, Darren Jackson, Robert Paterson, Michael Taziker and Jason Worrall.