RED Construction appoints Midas executive director


RED Construction has appointed Derek Quinn to lead its South West team as new managing director

Derek Quinn has 35 years of experience, most recently as executive director at Midas Construction, where he worked closely alongside other key members of the RED team.

Quinn qualified as a quantity surveyor at John Laing, following which he worked internationally before holding a senior position at an FTSE250 construction company.

Born in Bristol and with extensive experience in the South West, he brings a detailed understanding of construction solutions specific to the region’s needs and client base.

Unique insight and support

RED South West managing director, Derek Quinn, said: “It is fantastic to be joining RED Construction Group to lead RED South West.

“The new business has been created to respond to the significant need in the region for a main contractor with the depth, breadth and reliability that RED is renowned for from its work in London.

“I look forward to working with Graham and the board to grow another successful business as part of the Group, drawing on the team’s experience in high-profile projects in the region.”

Graham Sturge, managing director of RED Construction Group, added: “Our strong, consistent and considered growth is creating a number of exciting new opportunities for the business in and out of the capital.

“The creation of the group structure, including the launch of RED South West and the appointment of the highly regarded Derek Quinn as MD, will allow us to continue our expansion, but without over-reaching or compromising on the quality of what we achieve with our clients.

“Derek and his counterparts in RED London are experts in their fields with unique insight, with the support, innovation and values that drive everything RED Construction does.”


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