Paul Dickson

Preconstruction Director, Engineering Services UK

Paul Dickson is the preconstruction director for ISG’s engineering services division in the UK and has been with ISG for over five years. Paul joined ISG as an operations director focused on building our datacentre capability and delivery. On the back of his successes, Paul was promoted to division director and then in 2015 took on the role of preconstruction director, to focus on strategic growth plans and new market entry strategies in the technology, science, health and higher education sectors across the UK. Paul has also supported the business in procuring major projects in the commercial office sector, where critical infrastructure and IT delivery is of significant scale and complexity.

Paul has been in the construction industry for over 28 years. He has worked ‘client side’ as a consultant and for the past 15 years has specialised in management and leadership roles for main contractors. An electrical engineer by background, he is passionate about putting complex engineering know-how at the heart of construction projects to enable a more efficient, resilient, future-proofed environment for our clients. Paul has extensive experience of the design, installation and operation of critical infrastructure projects, complex IT systems and requirements and ‘smart buildings’ technology.

Having delivered new build and refurbishment projects across a range of sectors covering the pharmaceutical, education, datacentre, corporate real estate and critical infrastructure environments, his technical and delivery knowledge is second to none.