Parker Technical Services, part of the Edwin James Group, has appointed Barry Taylor to the newly created regional director role to support its long-term growth plans.
Taylor joins from Online Design & Engineering Ltd, where he was operations manager. Before that, he was director of Grimsby-based Blackrow Group. Operating from the Louth office, Barry will be responsible for developing the business in the East of England and will also take over the industrial and infrastructure areas of the organisation.
Stuart Driscoll, managing director at Parker Technical Services, said: “Barry… brings a wealth of experience to the business and will play a key role in our growth plans. Across the group, we’re investing in people and technology to make sure we continue to deliver engineering excellence to our customers.”
Edwin James Group is a national facilities, technical and process services group which operates across the UK with offices and service centres in Burton upon Trent, Swadlincote, Louth, Newcastle, Peterborough, Daresbury, Tapton, Reading and Mildenhall, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Inverness.