Hamilton, Bermuda (Monday, 4 May 2015) – Announcement was made today that Robert Platt will retire as General Manager of Air Care Limited at the end of May 2015, after 19 years with the company. He will be succeeded as General Manager by Brendan Stones, who has been Air Care Mechanical Engineer since 2009. During his tenure with the company, Mr. Stones was seconded to BCM McAlpine, during 2011-2014 to serve as Mechanical Engineer for the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital Acute Care Wing development.
Today’s announcement was made by Michael D. Daniel, President & Chief Operating Officer of AG Holdings Limited, the holding company for Ascendant Group Limited’s non-utility operating businesses. Mr. Daniel said, “We thank Robert for his dedicated service and wish him well as he begins an exciting new chapter in his life. Under his leadership, Air Care has earned a well-deserved reputation for excellence with regard to its products and services, as well as employee satisfaction.”
Mr. Daniel continued, “We are pleased to welcome Brendan as the new General Manager, and look forward to the new ideas and perspectives that he will undoubtedly bring to the business, as we continue to build on Air Care’s success.”
Prior to joining Air Care, Mr. Stones was with Laing O’Rourke, a UK-based international engineering and construction company. Mr. Stones, a Bermudian, is an alumnus of Saltus Grammar School. He received a BSc (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering from Loughborough University in 2002. He is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer, and a Bermuda-registered Professional Engineer.
Air Care Limited specializes in maintaining facilities and their mechanical infrastructures through uniquely designed, customized and flexible preventive maintenance plans. Air Care provides a comprehensive range of mechanical services, including equipment monitoring and sales, system installations and emergency repairs for both residential and large commercial facilities 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Air Care is an operating company of Ascendant Group Limited
Contact: Linda Smith, SVP
Ascendant Group Limited