Leading construction consulting and design agency, McBAINS, has announced that Mark Baseby has been appointed as the new Director of Architecture
Mark Baseby has been with the firm since 2000 when he joined as an Architect Associate.
Through the years, Mark has led many projects for the company including BAE Systems’ new world class training facility at the defence giant’s submarine yard in Barrow-in-Furness; the new divisional headquarters for Lancashire Constabulary and the expansion of Windsor Boys and Girls Schools.
As Director of Architecture, he will take the lead on a number of residential schemes, and projects for BAE, as well as developing the blue light and custodial sector.
Michael Thirkettle, Chief Executive of McBains, said:
“Mark is an excellent example of how committed we are at McBains to invest in high quality members of the team, supporting them to grow and develop their careers within the business.
Mark’s promotion recognises his integral role in the Architecture team’s success over the years, including his personal commitment, hard work and achievements, in particular leading McBains’ blue light and custodial sector success and expertise over the last 10 years.”
Mark Leeson, Director of Design, will continue to oversee the day-to-day commercial and financial management of the Architecture team over the next 3-6 months, whilst maintaining a role in the larger schemes already secured by the team.