Building on strong foundations at Robertson North West

Building on strong foundations at Robertson North West

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Robertson Group continues its focus on securing the best people to continue to drive the business forward across the U.K. Dirk Pittaway has joined Robertson to take up the role of Managing Director for the regional construction business of Robertson North West.

Dirk joins the Group with over 20 years of construction experience in the North West.

Robertson North West, which recently relocated to new offices in Haydock, is part of one of the largest independently owned construction, infrastructure and support services companies in the U.K. The Group, which celebrated its 50th year of trading in 2016, consists of 21 companies, employing over 2,300 staff and has a turnover in excess of £600m.

Speaking about the objectives for the business, Dirk said “Robertson Group has shown impressive growth in the last ten years, despite the challenging market conditions in recent years, and my focus will be to continue delivering the Robertson model for business across the North West.

“Robertson, as a family business, has always maintained that their staff are at the forefront of everything, providing opportunity for career development and creating environments in which staff can flourish.

“This approach is how we are developing our staff within the North West and we will continue to search for the best people who can add value to the business whilst developing their own careers.”

Derek Shewan, CEO of Robertson, said “We are delighted to have secured Dirk to join our business. He brings a wealth of construction experience with a drive and passion in forming close working partnerships with clients and providing focused solutions to challenges that clients may face”.