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Alex Minett joins CHAS

07 September 2020

CHAS, the supply chain risk management experts, have appointed health & safety consultant and risk management specialist Alex Minett as Head of Products & Markets.

Alex brings in-depth knowledge of the SHEQ sector in the UK and internationally from a contracting and consulting perspective having established SHEQ strategies for multiple businesses including blue chip companies, across diverse sectors. 

Alex also has extensive knowledge of construction best practice and compliance having worked for 20 years in the construction sector including on iconic projects such as the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics and the Battersea Power Station where he advised on safety measures for the demolition and re-erection of the four iconic chimneys. In addition Alex was responsible for establishing the initial QHSE strategy for Transport for Wales (TfW) and supported the procurement team within the wider provision of the multi-billion pound franchise with pre-qualification of the bids. 

Further afield Alex worked closely with the World Bank and other funders on one of the world’s largest solar farms in Benban and initiated a zero harm approach to safety at the Facebook Data Centre in Lulea. Alex was also responsible for embedding safe working practices for the construction of and ultimately the delivery of the Saudi Aramco Petroleum Polytechnic in Saudi Arabia.

Alex has overall responsibility for all of the CHAS products both current and new and is closely involved in the strategic position of CHAS within the market place and identifying opportunities for growth.

CHAS Managing Director, Ian McKinnon, comments: “Alex is an excellent addition to the CHAS team and we are delighted to have him on board. Alex’s insight and experience will be invaluable as we continue to expand our service offering.”

Alex Minett comments: “I’m excited to be joining CHAS at a time of marked growth for the organisation. As the founder of contractor prequalification, CHAS, has a first class reputation and I’m looking forward to helping build on this as the business evolves and grows.”

Find out more at: www.chas.co.uk