J Murphy & Sons
Alastair Smyth has over 23 years’ industry experience, having worked on a range of large-scale national and international projects. As engineering director at J. Murphy & Sons Limited, he is responsible for driving the engineering strategy which underpins the company’s ten year business plan. A chartered civil and structural engineer, Alastair takes a particular interest in the development of engineers and works closely with the engineering institutions to ensure Murphy are delivering a best in class development program.
Prior to joining Murphy Alastair was UK Head of civil and structural engineering at Capita, overseeing diverse sectors including defence, commercial, leisure, international and transport. His broad sector experience in both infrastructure and complex buildings is coupled with a proven track record of initiating and driving change programmes to improve business performance, embed new processes and encourage continuous improvement.