Engineering group welcomes senior hire

Robert Stephens

Edwin James Group – the national asset engineering company with major sites in Burton, Louth and Swadlincote – has appointed a new executive director.

Rob Stephens will be responsible for business development at the firm, which comprises three brands: Musk Process Services, Peak Technology Solutions and Burton-headquartered Parker Technical Services.

Stephens joins Edwin James from EMCOR and brings over 20 years’ experience to the role.

Christopher Kehoe, CEO at Edwin James Group, said: “I’m really pleased to welcome Rob to the team. Over the last two years, we have aligned our brands and now offer customers an integrated service covering the complete asset lifecycle. Rob’s experience in bringing teams together and attracting large, complex and regulated clients make him a great fit to support the next phase of our development as a group.”

Stephens added: “This is a great opportunity to be part of a fast-growing group that is offering something different to the market. Together the three brands are a hugely compelling proposition with complementary services that help customers to run more sustainable, efficient and reliable operations.”