01 MAR 2022

Colin Whitfield joins Systech in Canada

Our team in Canada has been strengthened by the appointment of Colin Whitfield as Commercial Director. Colin is based in Toronto and will support our long term engagements on the transport improvement program in Ontario.

Colin has over 25 years’ experience on major construction and infrastructure projects, including senior and director roles with large international contractors such as ISG, Balfour Beatty and Bouygues, where he gained significant knowledge on a wide range of contracting models including collaborative contracting, PPP/PFI as well as more traditional models including Design Build.  Colin brings considerable expertise in areas such as commercial management of active construction projects, conflict avoidance, claims and dispute resolution, as well as project controls and risk management.

Colin is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and holds a Degree in Quantity Surveying.

Group Managing Director, Mark Woodward-Smith says 

“We are delighted that Colin is joining our team in Canada and his senior experience on major construction and infrastructure projects will be a great addition to our business and our clients. I have worked with Colin for over 10 years and he will play a key role supporting our clients, our existing in-country directors and myself in maintaining our reputation for exceptional quality.”