Ashfield appoints second Non-Executive Director - Ashfield Building Group

Following the recent appointment of Steve Secker to our board, Ashfield Building Group are delighted to announce the arrival of a second Non-Executive Director as Mark Pettit joins the company to support our continued growth.

Mark is an enthusiastic, widely experienced and respected construction professional with a deep understanding of the construction industry, its stakeholders and the dynamics of business. As a RIBA qualified Architect, Mark led national working teams at Balfour Beatty, Shepherd Construction and Wates.

With an exceptional track record of success in winning large-scale contracts, Mark has the ability to mentor and empower highly skilled professionals with the energy and desire to succeed.  He established his own company, Perspectives, in 2015 to develop strategic proposals in partnership with other businesses and in the process enable them to win more work, achieve their objectives and increase their margins. Mark currently operates as a Non-Executive Director helping a wide range of construction companies and construction professionals to develop business strategies and build high-performing, customer-focused teams which exceed their own expectations.

Ashfield Managing Director, Brendon Quinlan, said:

“Bringing Mark on board is another exciting step for Ashfield. He is an inspiring and thought-provoking professional who will offer energy, drive and strategic vision. Mark knows how to develop people and businesses, with the understanding that the two go hand-in-hand. His acumen and insight will be hugely beneficial in the coming years.”