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Soben Expands Senior Team with Two New Appointments

09.09.2021

We are delighted to welcome two new members to the Soben EMEA team as part of our continued plans for growth.

Derek McFarlane joins as EMEA Director of Consultancy – Building & Places, and James Tucker joins as EMEA Infrastructure Consultancy Director.

Derek joins from Multiplex Construction where he held the position of Commercial Director whilst James joins from Currie & Brown where he was Director, Infrastructure Division.

These appointments are part of our plans for growth that include our target of 250 staff in EMEA and 500 staff globally by the end of 2023. This growth will build on Soben’s expertise in the renewable energy, infrastructure, data, and life sciences sectors.

Commenting on his appointment Derek McFarlane said; “I’m delighted to be joining Soben at a time of growth and look forward to supporting our clients, existing and new in the exciting times ahead.

James Tucker said, “Soben’s record so far speaks for itself. I’m very excited to become part of the senior team defining the future.”

Andrew Gallacher, Managing Director Soben EMEA commented; “I am pleased to welcome Derek and James to the Soben EMEA team.  It is a hugely exciting time for our business, and I am confident that both Derek and James will be integral in achieving our plans for growth and delivering a World-class consultancy service for our clients.”