AN engineering company with offices in Middlesbrough and Stokesley has appointed two new chief officers.

ENGIE Fabricom has announced the appointment of new chief executive officer, Simon Rafferty and chief operating officer, Peter Clouston.

Both join the business having successfully held a number of board positions across the globe and with vast experience across a number of business functions.

Simon joins ENGIE Fabricom having led the Canadian division of the business in the same capacity and with over 15-years’ experience in the engineering and construction marketplace.

In his role as Canadian CEO Simon has successfully led numerous major projects focusing on staff engagement and operational efficiencies.

Peter joins ENGIE Fabricom with over 30 years’ experience in the oil, gas, power, chemical and renewables industries.

He joins the business as a highly experienced and well-regarded business leader, having worked for companies including Rolls Royce Marine – where he began his career on the shop floor – through to the last 20 years in senior management positions for corporate companies and SMEs.

Both Simon and Peter will work closely with the UK Board, taking responsibility for the firm's overall strategy and execution.