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Julius Rutherfoord appoints operations director

Published 2nd April, 2015 by Neil Nixon

Julius Rutherfoord appoints operations director

Julius Rutherfoord has appointed Chris Parkes as its operations director. He will lead the operations team to ensure that the services delivered remain true to the organisation's ethos and values as a quality service provider, whilst facilitating the company growth plan.

Parkes is an experienced operator and leader with proven success in delivering cleaning and FM services across a variety of sectors on both a local and national level. He has held senior national roles for FTSE listed FM companies and also privately owned international FM service providers. Prior to joining the facilities management sector he undertook a number of senior positions as a commissioned officer in the military.

Chris Parkes said: “I'm delighted to be working with this trusted, forward-thinking brand that clients associate with quality and fresh thinking. I'm passionate about the ongoing development of both the operations team and the service delivered to our valued clients.”

Andrew Marshall, managing director of Julius Rutherfoord, said: “We have built a reputation as London's most professional and reliable contract cleaner. Appointing Chris, who has worked with top industry organisations, is part of our strategy to continue to deliver outstanding service, whilst meeting our ambitious targets in the London commercial and educational sectors.”