Viridor, Scotland’s leading recycling, resources and renewable energy company, has announced the appointment of Paul Brown as its new Scottish regional managing director, effective from February 1.
Moving from a senior role at Scottish Power Energy Networks, Brown will head the Scottish recycling and resources division of a company investing £500m in Scotland.
Commenting on his appointment, Paul Brown said:“This is an exciting time to be joining Viridor at the forefront of creating a more resource-efficient and sustainable UK, and I’m delighted to be leading efforts to realise Viridor’s vision for Scotland. By working with the team, clients, Scottish Government, and local communities, we will do our best to ensure a greener and more circular economy for the country.”
Paul, who has degrees from both the University of Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt University, will bring over 25 years of experience in infrastructure and energy to the position, having worked in a variety of roles in the UK and the USA across a number of sectors.
Prior to joining Viridor, he was network connections director for Scottish Power Energy Networks, responsible for securing over £200m of annual investments.