Chris Drake has been appointed as Contracts Manager for Leeds-based Castlehouse Construction where he will oversee key new projects across the company’s growing portfolio.
Mr Drake joins from Harris Construction where he was Contracts Manager working on a variety of projects – including Britvic’s £35 million new build in Leeds, Beckton and Rugby and the £1.8 million listed building works at Sheffield Girls School.
Previously he was freelance Contracts Manager at Wates living space where he delivered a £26 million PFI project for Oldham Council.
Bringing more than three decades’ worth of experience, Mr Drake will oversee a range of projects for Castlehouse from start to completion, ensuring work is completed on time and within budget.
M DFrank Kofler said: “We are delighted to welcome Chris to the team. He brings with him a wealth of expertise, having worked on a diverse range of contracts from new build refurbs, apartment blocks and office developments to retail builds, sports complexes and industrial sites.
“Chris has also extensive experience in both the education and healthcare sectors and his skills and knowledge will further enhance our service to clients.”