As part of his role, he will focus on delivering value added services to new and existing clients throughout the region
Consultancy Driver Trett has announced that Jonathan Sanderson has returned to the business as the Regional Managing Director for the Middle East.
Sanderson initially joined Driver Trett in 2018, successfully leading the claims department of the company’s Oman office, and subsequently became Oman Country Manger in 2021.
Commenting on his appointment Sanderson said, “I’m really pleased to be re-joining Driver Trett and to once again be working with one of the industry leaders in the provision of multi-disciplinary consultancy services, especially to be working alongside their highly skilled staff in delivering value adding services to our existing and new clients throughout the region.”
In a statement, the consultancy said that Sanderson has more than 30 years of experience in the construction industry, spread across the UK, Europe, and the Middle East. He has an LLM in Construction Law and Arbitration, BSc in Quantity Surveying, and also holds a professional membership with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. He has also held positions at the board level and has worked for main contractors, developers and consultants.
“I am looking forward to using my experience in setting out clear values and goals for the business within the Middle East alongside supporting the board’s vision and objectives in the region,” he remarked.
On his appointment, Mark Wheeler, Driver Trett Chief Executive Officer added, “We are delighted to have Jonathan back with the business and look forward to him leading the regional team in business in supporting our objectives and vision.”
In July 2021, Driver Trett named Mustafa Gun Country Manager for Qatar and Kuwait, and in October, expanded its team in Qatar.