Ken Simmonds appointed Deputy Managing Director

Ken Simmonds appointed Deputy Managing Director

As Project Centre continues to grow, we are pleased to announce that Ken Simmonds has been appointed as our new Deputy Managing Director. Ken will lead on the day-to-day running of the company focused on our people and business growth. Keith Hanshaw remains as Managing Director focused on strategic accounts and our wider service offer as part of Marston Holdings.

Ken has over 30 years’ experience across the Civil Engineering and Infrastructure sectors and is both a Chartered Civil Engineer (ICE Fellow) and a Chartered Manager (CMI Fellow). Ken previously worked at Jacobs as their Executive Director of Operations and Head of Strategy and Transformation – Highways, Major Projects, and prior to that as Divisional Director, Major Projects at Highways England. He has significant experience working across multi-disciplinary projects in both the public and private sectors including the M20 Lorry Area in Kent, M25 Junction 30 Improvements, Bracknell Town Centre Regeneration, the Oxford to Cambridge Expressway and supported Highways England in the delivery of their business transformation programme.

Congratulations Ken on your new role and we look forward to the next chapter for Project Centre.