Scannell Properties announces a new major hire as it prepares for further growth across Europe

Scannell Properties announces a new major hire as it prepares for further growth across Europe

Scannell Properties, the American private investment and development company, focused on large-scale industrial and logistics projects has announced that James Beatty will join the company as Project & Construction Manager for France. 

Based in the Paris office, James will manage the construction of all French projects, as the company continues its programme to develop speculative and build-to-suit logistic space across Europe. James will oversee all the activities of Project Construction Management, Site Management, Safety Management and will be a key advisor for technical and contractual aspects for clients.

James brings over 10 years of experience and joins the company from International Real Estate and Construction Consultancy, Gleeds. Most recently he held the position of Senior Project Manager where he oversaw the delivery of major logistics developments across France.

Commenting on James’s recruitment, Amaury Gariel, Managing Director for Europe said: “James’s technical skills and ability to navigate the complexities of large logistics builds will be a huge asset to us and our clients. His personal achievements delivering eCommerce facilities are highly relevant to serve our pool of customers. The pandemic has further fuelled demand for the type of product that Scannell Properties develop and James will be integral in our drive to supply high quality developments at a rapid pace.”

Speaking on his appointment, James added: “Scannell Properties are seizing opportunities across Europe and have a team of highly-experienced logistics professionals. I look forward to joining that team and delivering outstanding projects for clients.”