ISS has announced the appointment of Chris Franklin as director of asset management. Franklin has over 25 years’ experience having held senior positions in a number of facility and technical service organisations. His appointment follows over four years with ISS performing key leadership roles focussing on technical delivery, risk management and overall business improvement.
The appointment supports the expansion of the ISS technical service offering, following the acquisition of GSH in January 2015. ISS are currently mobilising a number of new technical services contract wins including Virgin Media and the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP).
Gary Kidd, chief operating officer for the ISS Private Sector business area commented on the appointment:
“This is a crucial role for ISS as we evolve our Technical Services offering to support our customer’s business strategy. Protecting our customer’s assets and property and mitigating risk is ever growing in terms of value and importance.”