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Senior promotions at J S Wright

J S Wright has promoted two highly experienced members of staff to directors.

Matthew Coy

Matthew Coy and David Cook have taken on the positions of Contracts Director and Design & Estimating Director at the Birmingham-based building services company respectively.

With 47 years of industry experience between them, they are the latest examples of J S Wright’s investment in staff progression and development as the company moves forward as an employee ownership trust (EOT).

Coy, who joined J S Wright in 2014 as Contracts Manager before rising to Associate Contracts Director, has worked in building services for 24 years. He has delivered projects valued at up to £26 million across the commercial fit out, industrial, hospitality, hotels and high-end residential sectors.

Based at the Aston head office, he now oversees all operational aspects of the company’s mechanical and electrical contracts for multi-million-pound developments carried out from Birmingham and J S Wright’s London office.

David Cook

Cook joined J S Wright in 1999 as a Technical Apprentice before rising to Design Engineer, Commercial Design Manager and then Associate Design Director.

Also head office based, he is now responsible for all pre-construction work while also working closely with Coy on all projects. He leads a 30-strong team of design, estimating, CAD and document control staff.

Both Coy and Cook are fully qualified Heat Network Consultants.

Speaking about the new promotions, Phil Leech, J S Wright Managing Director, said: “These promotions are part of a natural progression for those that show outstanding team leadership skills and are committed to upholding our values of quality, integrity and collaboration. I have every confidence that our M&E business growth and service delivery will go from strength to strength under Matthew and David’s directorship.”


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