Overbury appoints new operations director

Peter Allan

PETER Allan has been appointed operations director at fit out and refurbishment specialist Overbury to oversee projects across Scotland and the north of England.

He has 24 years’ experience in construction, fit out and contracting for firms including Royal Bank of Scotland, Styles & Wood, Turner & Townsend and Lendlease.

“Overbury is synonymous with quality and the opportunity to join such an organisation at a time when the northern market is strong made the decision an easy one,” he said. “Having known and admired the business for many years, since they were a key delivery partner during my time at RBS, it’s an organisation I always thought I would end up working for.”

Peter Knight, MD of Overbury’s Scotland and north of England business added, “Peter Allan has a wealth of experience in construction from a client’s perspective which will help ensure our focus is always on our clients and their objectives. He is joining us to further strengthen our project delivery. We pride ourselves on ensuring our delivery and approach on site is second to none and Peter will help us to strengthen it.”