New Managing Director appointed at MSS Group

Facilities management company MSS Group has announced the appointment of Jonathan James as Managing Director, taking over the role from CEO Bill Mayne.

Having worked at MSS for over 12 years, Mr James brings a wealth of experience to the role, successfully leading operations in the MSS Environmental team. MSS Group founder Bill Mayne will continue to work within the Group, supporting the leadership team in taking the business forward.

As Managing Director, Mr James will oversee MSS Group’s strategic operations in highly regulated and frequently hazardous environments, providing industrial and commercial cleaning, waste management, asbestos removal, water treatment, and security services with a 600-strong workforce.

MSS Group Founder and CEO Bill Mayne said: “We have seen exceptional growth at MSS Group, especially in recent, record-breaking years. Jonathan has played a fundamental role in building MSS through the Environmental team, and I have every confidence that he will help steer the business to even greater heights from this new position.”

Commenting on his appointment, Mr James said: “I am delighted to take on this role, having been a part of its impressive journey to date. I look forward to working with the whole Group, as MSS continues its exceptional growth and development.”

Established in 2005 and now one of Wales’ top companies, Cardiff-based MSS Group serve large multinational businesses, tier one contractors and public sector bodies, building a reputation for high levels of responsiveness, a focus on proactive client management and delivering the best outcomes for clients.

MSS Group was acquired by RSK Group earlier this year, a leading integrated environmental, engineering, and technical services business offering bespoke end-to-end solutions to a variety of sectors.

Headquartered in the UK but with an established presence throughout Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia, RSK helps organisations around the world achieve their business aspirations in a sustainable and efficient manner. The deal has seen MSS’ national and international markets expand, following a record-breaking year of rising revenue and pre-tax profits.