Stork's UK, Middle East and Africa regional organization has strengthened it’s senior management team with the appointment of Donald Brown to the role of asset integrity director.
Donald takes on the position with immediate effect and will be based in Aberdeen, UK, which is the operational centre for the company’s UK, Middle East and Africa region.
Donald’s appointment is key in delivering Stork’s strategy of becoming the industry reference in Asset Integrity and will strengthen and support Stork’s operational delivery model. As asset integrity director, Donald will oversee a number of Stork’s key product lines and services; quality services including third-party inspection, heat treatment, monitoring solutions & cathodic protection, NDT and integrity engineering.
Donald brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to Stork, with senior leadership roles spanning over three decades within the energy, maritime and renewables industries. Donald holds a BEng (Hons) in Naval Architecture and Offshore Engineering, and also attended the IMD Business School in Switzerland undertaking a Management Development Programme in Business Strategy.
Erik-Jan Bijvank, regional vice president UK, Middle East and Africa for Stork, said: “I am pleased to welcome Donald to Stork. His knowledge, skills and expertise will be of great benefit in supporting the further development of our asset integrity services. The combination of Donald’s vast industry experience, including operators, service companies and consultancies, will ensure we continue to provide our customers with unrivalled expertise in the asset integrity sector.”
Donald Brown, asset integrity director (UK, Middle East & Africa) for Stork, commented: “I am delighted to be joining Stork; I look forward to working with the teams and building on the company’s already well established reputation.”