ENGIE Fabricom, part of the global energy group ENGIE, welcomes Mr Wichard Huigen as their new Chief Executive Officer for the UK.
ENGIE Fabricom, a multidiscipline engineering consultancy and construction company, based on the Europarc, Grimsby provides comprehensive engineering design and project management services including EPC/EPCm style delivery to the Oil, Gas, Power, Chemical and Renewables industries.
Wichard an MBA graduate from Bradford University comes from Arnhem, in the Netherlands and has extensive experience in businesses spanning several countries over several years. Occupying senior management and executive positions his experience encompasses a broad range of industries, namely Telecommunications and Oil, Gas and Power as well as 14 years military experience in the Royal Dutch Army as Company Commander.
Wichard, who has held a number of senior roles during his career including Operations Director for the GDF SUEZ Group (now ENGIE), Managing Director of ENGIE Fabricom NL, Managing Director of Hertel Middle East working with UK and Irish Management and Managing Director for Experts Cofely before becoming Vice President for Stork in the Netherlands.
Returning to ENGIE Fabricom as CEO in the UK, Wichard brings with him a great mix of leadership, inspiration, and passion focusing on team work, developing and supporting ENGIE Fabricom’s people as well as ensuring their clients remain their Partner of Choice.
Under his leadership, ENGIE Fabricom UK will embark upon an exciting new phase of their journey of growth and development as they continue to move up the value chain.
Operating from various key locations within the UK including London, Chester, Grimsby, Immingham, Stokesley, Middlesbrough, Newcastle upon Tyne and Aberdeen, ENGIE Fabricom’s offices and facilities are linked through their own dedicated communications network extending their project sites across the UK.
Wichard comments: “I am excited and passionate about joining the team at ENGIE Fabricom and look forward to leading the Group as they continue to grow and achieve operational excellence. I truly believe that along with their ethical values, their professionalism, integrity and their strong team of talented people the company will continue to shape the future.