JPCS expands senior management team

Highway maintenance services company JPCS, has bolstered its senior management team with the appointment of highways expert Rosie Shanks.

Rosie Shanks, new director at JPCS

Rosie Shanks, new board director at JPCS

Rosie joins JPCS as commercial and business development director and brings more than 20 years’ experience in the highways and local authority sector.

Rosie has extensive experience working in the highway services sector in the UK and Europe and has held various positions for local authorities and private contractors including being the Commercial Director at Ennis Prismo, road marking and specialist treatment manufacturer and contractor.

In her new role, Rosie will be growing JPCS’ client base in highways, rail and renewable energy infrastructure, as well as developing and managing the strategy for long term growth.

Peter Shone, managing director of JPCS, said: “Rosie has a proven track record of maximising the profitability of contracts and developing lasting partnerships to secure sustained growth. She will be a fantastic addition to our already strong management team.”

Commenting on her new role, Rosie said: “I’m excited to be joining JPCS and being part of its future growth. I’ve been really impressed with the importance it places on innovation in both products and processes to generate and deliver additional value for its clients. I’m looking forward to building on service.”

Rosie was an executive committee member of the Road Safety Marking Association (RSMA) and is a fellow of the Institute of Highways Engineers.

JPCS maintains highways and railways across the UK and is also the country’s leading installer of ground mounted solar PV foundations. With a turnover of £10 million the company works with clients such as Balfour Beatty, the Highways Agency, British Gas, Carillion, Eurovia and local authorities.