John McDonald has been appointed to the B&S Group board as a non-executive director from 1st John McDonald, B&S Group Non-executive DirectorFebruary 2016. The appointment has been made to help the company during a period of intensive growth resulting from orders for its Compact Substation within the renewables industry.

John has spent over 30 years working in engineering and technology companies including BICC, Corning, ATG, Bilfinger and Jacobs. During this time he has helped grow numerous businesses through the implementation of successful business and commercial strategies, whilst also gaining considerable experience of a number of UK industrial market sectors.

John holds an electrical engineering degree from the University of Salford and an MBA from Henley Business School. He is a Chartered Engineer and was elected a Fellow of the IET in 2012 in recognition of his business achievements in the engineering and technology sector. John also currently holds the office of Chairman of the IET Mersey and Western Cheshire Network.

A full copy of the press release on John’s appointment is available from the downloads section of our website.