Due to the companies continued growth and expansion, our Directors and Shareholders are delighted to announce, as part of our long-term strategic development plan, the re-structure of the Correll Group Board of Directors.
Geoff Briggs, Operations Director
Geoff has transitioned from the role of Global Business Director where he was responsible for developing Correll Groups’ services in the emerging markets and the strategic development that is ongoing with Correll Inc in the US. Having spent over 10 years in senior offshore wind positions including technical, operational and director roles; Geoff brings this expertise as well as sound industry knowledge including proven growth of offshore wind companies.
Prior to this Geoff a professional engineer and Member of the IET, worked globally as a project manager and consultant in cable focused positions including harsh environment cable design and international consultancy for infrastructure, military and telecommunications projects.
“To be involved in an incredible industry with such a well respected company and the challenges of further growth is extremely exciting times. Working with the other board members to direct a company whose values and ambitions mirror my own from developing a younger future workforce, striving for diversity and close connections with ex-service personnel is a breath of fresh air and long may it continue.” Geoff Briggs, Operations Director.
Mike Senior, Commercial Director
Mike has spent over 10 years in the Renewable and O&G sectors, working across a number of business areas in support of contract delivery & performance and the pursuit of wider commercial & strategic objectives. Prior to that he spent several years within in the financial industry.
Mike brings a wealth of commercial, contractual and project delivery experience to the Correll Board and will play a key role in ensuring the goals of the business are realised through effective performance and risk management.
In addition to a degree in Law, Mike has qualifications in accounting (CIMA) and project management (APM) which, together with the knowledge and expertise developed over his career, provide for a high level of professional business management proficiency.
“Having joined the Correll Group in 2021 I’ve been pleased to have been part of the very strong growth that the business is experiencing. In what are challenging times I remain continually impressed with its strength of offering, capability and strategic goals and objectives for the future. This is all reinforced by the positive feedback from our customers and Correll is well positioned to further cement and increase its position as a market leader in the provision of electrical services to the on/off-shore wind sector. The opportunity to join the Board at this exciting time is one that I very much look forward to and to playing a part in the business’ continued success.” Mike Senior, Commercial Director
Chris Burns, Finance Director
Chris has over 20 years’ experience in finance, working for organisations within the Heavy Lifting and Renewables Sector.
In a management capacity, Chris has assisted companies from start-ups to newly established companies with ambitions to expand. He has furthered growth through effective forecasting and budgeting processes, and by working closely with improvements in ICT and meeting strategic and shareholder objectives.
Chris brings a wealth of financial and support services experience to the Correll Board, and will play a key role in ensuring the goals of the business are realised through effective forecasting, planning and reporting. Chris has qualifications in management accounting (CIMA) and also studied business computing, a combined skill set required for today’s Finance Director.
“Since joining Correll at the beginning of 2020, the business has continued to grow at a rapid pace. I’m so proud to be part of a company that has a great relationship with staff and stakeholders, and it’s this, combined with a strong team effort that has led to Correll being recognised as a market leader within its field. As Correll look to evolve into new and emerging markets, it’s an exciting time to be involved in the business and continue to add value” Chris Burns, Finance Director
Sam Dowey, Managing Director commented; “With the continued growth of the Correll Group, the implementation of additional board members was fundamental in order to continue the success of the business and establish a solid structure to enable the business to deliver it’s specialist services.
“I am immensely proud, and feel privileged to be working alongside Geoff, Mike and Chris. All three bring a wealth of experience and competencies that the business will greatly benefit from.
“Congratulations to you all.”