Glasgow developer bolsters senior management team

Andy Curran

SIMPLY UK, a Glasgow-based real estate developer and owner of care home provider Morar Living, has announced an expansion of its senior management team.

Andy Curran has been appointed commercial director and Alistair Murray as head of procurement. They will be based from the company HQ in Baillieston.

Andy was formerly commercial director with McCarthy and Stone. He will be responsible for managing commercial opportunities in respect of care home development from land appraisals to final account transfer to Morar.

Alistair has more than 35 years experience in procurement with companies in the Scottish construction sector. He will be involved in project overseeing and managing Simply’s procurement procedures.

Alistair Murray

Simply has also added to its head office admin team with the appointments of Stacey Laidlaw within commercial operations and Gemma Scott within accounts.

Gary Sharp, MD of Simply UK, added, “Andy and Alistair are valuable additions to our senior management team. They both have a wealth of experience in the construction sector and are well established and highly respected across the Scottish market.

“We launched the Morar Living brand earlier this year and our portfolio is leading the way across the healthcare and senior living sector. These appointments will ensure that we are able to continue our ambitious development and expansion plans, bringing luxury state-of-the-art care homes to communities across Scotland and the rest of the UK.”