Appointment of new Director in Hong Kong

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Simon Brown, BSC (Hons), MRICS, MCIArb, as Director – Contract Services of Battersby Kingsfield Limited in Hong Kong. Simon is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor with over 29 years’ experience working in the construction industry, working on projects in the United Kingdom, Hong Kong, China, Dubai and Australia. Simon was previously an Associate Director with Battersby Kingsfield Limited between 2000 and 2003 and we are therefore delighted that he has decided to return to us bringing with him the wealth of experience he has gained on large international building and infrastructure projects. During the last eight years Simon has been based in Australia working on railway and resource projects. More recently he returned to Hong Kong working on a large infrastructure project. Simon has also been appointed to prepare quantum expert reports in adjudication and litigation in respect of additional cost/loss and expense/damages claims. Simon’s role will be to lead some of our commercial and contract management, quantity surveying and dispute resolution assignments both in Hong Kong and around the region. He will also take responsibility, together with the other directors and consultant directors, for developing new business and the management of the professional services BKL provides to its clients.