New President for ABE.(PEOPLE PROFILE)

The Association of Building Engineers (ABE) is pleased to announce the inauguration of Michael Cassidy as its new president. Michael, who has been a member of the Association since 1981, has taken over the role following Chris Dawson's successful year as president. Chris now becomes immediate past president and will remain an active member of the Presidential Team.

Michael Cassidy is looking forward to his year as president and his inaugural speech set out his view of the strengths of the multi-disciplinary ABE: "The organisations that will succeed in the midst of today's ever more intensive professional environments will be those that are sufficiently confident and forward-looking to continually enhance the standards of provision of professional services to the consumers, be they in local or national government, or members of the public. …

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