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Our people

From our first meeting to the handover of a completed project, every member of the Select Plant team will do their utmost to ensure we meet and exceed your requirements.

Our experienced staff will offer your their knowledge and advice in order to ensure that your needs are fulfilled safely, efficiently and with the minimum disruption to your business or your stakeholders.

Our operatives are all trained to pass the CSCS cards for health and safety on a construction site, with many going on to achieve gold and platinum standard competency cards. All Select staff also have individual training files, in order to ensure that they are taken through the highest quality internal or external training for their particular responsibility.

Our leadership team

Paul McNerney, Business Unit Leader

Paul was appointed director of Select in 2013 from within the Laing O’Rourke Group where he has worked for the last 19 years. As Business Unit Leader for the company, he leads well over 1,000 staff and operatives across the UK, and is responsible for the overall strategy and direction of the business. He has considerable experience in senior commercial and operational management across all facets of the construction industry.

Dominic Daly - Operations Leader

Dominic Daly

Dominic joined Laing O’Rourke over 14 years ago, and has been with Select for over eight years. He has a broad remit to provide coordination and leadership around the delivery of all of Select’s services. As a qualified Civil Engineer, his experience and in depth knowledge of the business extends to design, construction and project management. 

Tim Pugh – Operations Leader- Major Projects

Tim has over thirty years experience with Select and the Laing O’Rourke group, working on many of our landmark developments, most recently at London Heathrow T2A.  Applying his considerable experience, he now leads a team to support Select’s increasing involvement in construction and infrastructure projects across the UK.

Tracey Hazel - Business Assurance Leader

Tracey has served over 10 years with Select working at almost every level of the business, and many years prior with other leading industry specialists. She leads all aspects of assurance, compliance and quality within Select’s extensive operational range, ensuring that we deliver the highest levels of consistency and certainty across our business.

Jerh O'Donovan - Head of Finance & Commercial

Jerh is Select’s Head of Finance & Commercial, and is a Chartered Accountant, who trained and qualified with global accountancy firm, Ernst & Young. He holds an International MBA and has wide experience in financial and commercial management roles with a number of International supply chain, retail and logistics organisations.