Amec Foster Wheeler has appointed a new global head of Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE).
Hannah Sessay will take up the role and will be in charge of developing and implementing strategies at her base in the Houston office.
She will also fulfil the role of senior vice president, HSSE, for the Americas.
Will Serle, group human resources director,said: “Hannah has managed worldwide Safety, Health and Environment programs for over 25 years, the last twelve of which have been as an executive leadership team member responsible for setting and executing Safety, Health and Environment strategy. I am delighted to welcome her to such a key role for our business.”
Prior to her appointment, Hannah was vice president of Safety, Health and Environment at BAE Systems, a position she held since December 2006.
Hannah has a Masters in Environmental Science from New Jersey Institute of Technology and Rutgers University and a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Safety Sciences Engineering and Environmental Health from Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
By Niamh Burns