Edgilis Appoints a New Managing Director for Its Contracts & Claims Practice

Edgilis, a global leader in opportunity consulting, announced the appointment of Arthur Truman to the position of Managing Director, in charge of developing the firm’s Contracts and Claims management practice.

Singapore, Singapore, March 11, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Mr. Truman has over 30 years of experience in commercial management and has worked on major MRT and railway infrastructure projects worldwide. He has performed successfully in project management, contract and subcontract management, claims management, strategic planning, and rail engineering with consultants, contractors and railway authorities globally.

Edgilis CEO Julien Arnaud said: “Mr. Truman’s expertise and in-depth knowledge of Asian markets will be invaluable in positioning Edgilis as the partner of choice for Contracts & Claims advisory services in Asia.”

International competition has led contractors to pursue aggressive commercial strategies. In order for those to remain viable, they must be savvier than ever on matters relating to design and scope changes, quality and workmanship problems.

“Edgilis’ contract management team is focused on identifying the root causes of problems,” explains Mr Truman. “We aim at protecting the long-term viability of the commercial relationship between owners and contractors and resolving issues by determining an efficient overall strategy and execution.”

Philip Behnke
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