bio Brian Talbot Position: Managing Director, Central Government & Defence A member of the Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE), and has had a successful career within the services sector since 1984, progressing from an apprentice engineer to board level. Has been an employee of Interserve for 31 years, joining the business from an early age after completing an engineering apprentice scheme within the Ministry of Defence. Has worked his way up the organisation carrying out various operational and executive roles during his career. Brian has a high level security clearance. He has extensive bidding; commercial and operational management experience with large complex outsourcing projects over a 20 year period as a senior executive for Interserve. Has worked on a variety of UK and International complex projects which include the integration and change management of acquisitions. Is a strategic thinker and is able to translate strategy into action and results as evidenced over many years achieving growth, improved financial and operational performance and customer satisfaction.