Our people building your future

Leadership

Commercial Director

Finance Director

Our Team

We are extremely proud of the team we have built.  They are a talented group of professional individuals with a shared vision and passion to consistently deliver our client’s objectives. Whilst individuals in their own right, our people work to give Bancon a unique personality and the business we have become today.  Understanding how their roles contribute to the success of our business is an important part of our company strategy.  We ensure this by sharing our mission and objectives.

Our company structure provides focused attention through dedicated in-house teams including:

All of whom are directly employed by the company, a professional workforce who have adopted a philosophy of co-operation, commitment and team working to deliver an excellent customer service.

Want to join our team?

We offer a wide range of rewarding career opportunities and are continually looking for ambitious individuals, both experienced and new talent to join our team, a team that is dedicated to delivering quality to our clients.

Richard McLennan

Commercial Director

Richard has significant experience and knowledge in the construction industry. He has delivered successful projects from concept to completion, mainly in the North East as well as a proven record on National Projects.  Richard is well-balanced, approachable and has an enviable arsenal of skills and attributes that compliments him in his role as Commercial Director.  As well as a focused approach to successful projects, Richard is driven to encourage the ‘next’ generation with his enthusiasm and drive to develop his staff.

Kirsten Bell

Finance Director

Kirsten is the Finance Director of Bancon Construction and has 20 years’ experience in the construction industry.  Kirsten joined Mansell Construction one month before passing her professional accountancy exams.  She progressed from management accountant to financial controller, and when the company was acquired by Balfour Beatty, played a key role in the migration of systems and processes.  Kirsten has an in depth understanding of accounting within a contracting environment, with a focus on process and financial risk management. Kirsten works closely with the commercial team to ensure accurate reporting and forecasting of project performance, and provides a key liaison point with the wider Bancon Group.    

Colin Mercer

Construction Director

Colin has been in continuous employment within the UK Building and Construction industry since 1985. An articulated pupil ship with John Laing Construction launched his career that has seen him employed by 5 of the UKs top 50 Contractors. 20 years as a construction planner added to a wealth of multi-sector construction management experience, enables Colin to effectively lead his site teams through the most complex of projects, safely and efficiently. He is passionate about achieving customer satisfaction and developing talent through the UK construction industry.