Hugh-NicolMINING and civil construction contractor BGC Contracting has appointed Hugh Nicol as executive manager commercial.

Mr Nicol is a highly experienced commercial manager with over 22 years’ experience in oil and gas, mining and infrastructure projects in Australia, South East Asia, the Middle East, Europe and other countries.

He was most recently group manager commercial at Singapore-listed contracting firm Ausgroup and has fulfilled similar roles with Clough, Progenitive Services and Schlumberger Oilfield Services.

BGC Contracting chief executive officer Greg Heylen said he was thrilled to welcome Mr Nicol to the executive team and expected him to make a valuable contribution to the business.