Group Management Team

“AMEC’s people are our most important asset. It is the skills of our people that our customers value; in particular, our ability to deliver complex projects safely, on time and on budget.”

Samir Brikho, Chief Executive



Our management team come from many different backgrounds but approach their work with real energy and passion, bringing vital experience to our operations.

As at 4 March 2014

Alison Yapp

General Counsel and Company Secretary

Alison joined AMEC in 2012. She was previously Company Secretary and General Legal Counsel of Hays plc and Company Secretary and Group Legal Adviser of Charter plc. She is a solicitor and has more than 20 years’ experience as a lawyer in industry. She began her career in private practice at Turner Kenneth Brown, advising corporate and commercial clients in M&A before moving in-house to Johnson Matthey plc where she held various legal roles. She has wide-ranging experience within a number of international groups in the engineering, industrial, support services and oil services sectors.

Samir BrikhoSamir Brikho
Chief Executive


Simon NaylorSimon Naylor
Group President, Americas


Sue ScholesSue Scholes
Director of Communications


Mark WatsonMark Watson
Commercial Director


Nina SchofieldNina Schofield
Group HSSE Director


Ian McHoulIan McHoul
Chief Financial Officer


John PearsonJohn Pearson
Group President, Europe


Will SerleWill Serle
Group Human Resources Director


Alison YappAlison Yapp
General Counsel and Company Secretary