Edwards, who has worked in the construction sector for more than 20 years, joins the company from Sobha in Dubai where he was Group Commercial Director of its Middle East construction business. He has previously held senior leadership roles at Lang O’Rourke and Kier.
Speaking about the appointment, Paul Gandy, Managing Director of Interserve Construction, said: “Ben brings considerable commercial leadership experience to our business having operated at a senior level across a range of markets.
“I am delighted to welcome Ben to the team. I look forward to working with him as we continue to deliver on our strategy to build world-class facilities for a range of key public and private sector clients on projects across the healthcare and education sectors as well as major Frameworks.
Edwards succeeds Andrew Jarman, who joined the company in 1990 and is retiring.