London, UK,
13
April
2016
|
08:00
Europe/London

Amec Foster Wheeler appoints Eoin Quirke as President, Asia Pacific

Newsfacts:
  • 15 years of regional experience
  • Asia Pacific is core to the company’s strategic growth plans
Eoin+Quirk

Amec Foster Wheeler announces today the appointment of Eoin Quirke as President, Asia Pacific. Effective from 2 May and based out of Singapore, Eoin will report to Roberto Penno, Group President for Asia, Middle East, Africa & Southern Europe (AMEASE) region.

Prior to his appointment, Eoin was AMEASE Project Delivery Director. Since joining Amec Foster Wheeler in 1989, his career has included a variety of roles in Country Management and Project Management. Eoin has more than 15 years of experience in the Asia Pacific region and has successfully delivered projects and solutions for a very broad range of locally based and international customers in the region.

​Roberto Penno, Group President of Amec Foster Wheeler’s Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa and Southern Europe business
This region has vast opportunities and is central to Amec Foster Wheeler’s strategic development plans. Eoin’s deep understanding of the region and his invaluable expertise will play a key part in realising our ambitions to become contractor of choice to owners and operators throughout Asia Pacific, and deliver growth in line with the quality of our offering.
​Roberto Penno, Group President of Amec Foster Wheeler’s Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa and Southern Europe business
Notes to editors

Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.

 

Employing around 40,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets.

 

Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology.

 

Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.

 

Amec Foster Wheeler in Asia Pacific

 

Within Asia Pacific, Amec Foster Wheeler employees people across China, Australia, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia and Brunei, delivering engineering and project management services to the Oil & Gas, Mining, Environment & Infrastructure and Clean Energy sectors.

 

 

Forward-Looking Statements

 

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