Bob Clark Joins Laing O’rourke In New Director For Scotland Role


Further strengthening the Group’s operations in Scotland, Bob takes up the newly created position of Director for Scotland in the Construction division.

Bob will be responsible for all Laing O’Rourke Construction and Specialist businesses in Scotland. He will be based in the Group’s Eurocentral office.

Bob returns to the industry to take up the position following a successful career, most recently with Balfour Beatty.

Bob said: “I am delighted to be joining Laing O’Rourke as Director for Scotland. Scottish market conditions are clearly improving and there are a number of interesting opportunities arising that are ideally suited to Laing O’Rourke’s innovative approach to DfMA, Digital Engineering and integrated delivery capabilities. I’m looking forward to driving this forward.”

Laing O’Rourke Europe Hub MD Paul Sheffield welcomed the appointment:

“I’d like to welcome Bob to this newly created position within Laing O’Rourke. Bob has fantastic credentials having been responsible for major projects across sectors in his previous role, including North Lanarkshire schools, Fife Hospital and extensions to both Glasgow and Edinburgh airports. Importantly, his experience and understanding of the market in Scotland will prove invaluable as Laing O’Rourke looks to make the most of new opportunities and further extend the benefits of our Unique Business Offer to clients and their customers.”

Bob Clark began his new position on 30th March 2015.