He joins from Kier Group where he was commercial director for Kier Services - Maintenance. Mr Kay has a degree in quantity surveying and a masters in project management. He is a Professional Associate of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
Lovell Repairs & Maintenance currently carries out around 200,000 reactive repairs a year to UK homes as well as delivering property services to more than 60 local authority and housing association clients.
Lovell R&M managing director Phil Brookes said: “William is a significant addition to our national team. During 25 years in the construction and services industry, he has delivered a number of industry-leading, award-winning projects. Alongside a broad range of experience in both the private and public sector he has also worked on successful, large-scale, long-term public-private partnerships. I am delighted that we have attracted someone of his calibre to the company.”