Group President, Northern Europe & CIS
With a degree in Engineering from Aberdeen University, John joined AMEC in 1990. Over the last 26 years, John’s roles have included Engineering, Project, Business Improvement and HSSE Management.
In recent times John has managed AMEC’s Europe and West Africa region plus led the Projects and Asset Support business streams globally.
In 2013 John moved to look after AMEC’s European Business; this included 10,000 people working in Oil & Gas (Brownfield and Greenfield), Environment & Infrastructure, Clean Energy (Nuclear, conventional and Renewable Power) and Transmission & Distribution divisions.
Following AMEC’s combination with Foster Wheeler, on 1 January 2015, John took up the role of Group President for the ‘Northern Europe and CIS’ business.
John is immediate past co-chair of Oil & Gas UK.
Prior to joining AMEC, John worked with Chevron and has lived and worked in the UK, USA and Caspian Regions.
John currently lives in Aberdeen with his wife and their two children. John’s interests include skiing, cycling, tennis and running.