Lovell confirms new regional managing director in Scotland


Partnership housing developer Lovell has announced the permanent appointment of Kevin McColgan as regional managing director in Scotland.

Kevin had previously been acting as interim managing director for Scotland, a position which he assumed in July 2018 having originally joined the company as operations director in 2017.

Kevin has worked in the construction industry for 30 years, starting his career as an apprentice joiner before progressing into a series of managerial roles with companies including Robertson Group, Barratt and David Wilson Homes, Stewart Milne, Bellway and Persimmon.

 Kevin McColgan, Regional Managing Director for Lovell Scotland.  Picture by John Young
Kevin McColgan, Regional Managing Director for Lovell Scotland. Picture by John Young

Kevin McColgan said: “I’m delighted to be leading our talented Scottish team as we embark on ambitious plans for strategic growth across Scotland.

“We are already delivering an exciting mix of land-led residential opportunities, major joint venture projects and large scale affordable housing developments.

“My focus now will be to further strengthen Lovell’s reputation for delivering quality homes, while striving for excellence in customer satisfaction and providing the best possible customer journey for our clients and partners.”

Lovell is a leading provider of partnership housing.

The company has expertise in housing-led regeneration including new-build, open market housing, refurbishment and planned maintenance.

The Lovell Scotland forward order book is valued at more than £119million, and will deliver around 630 homes this year.

Most of these homes are affordable, making a real contribution to the Scottish Government’s five year target of delivering 50,000 new affordable homes by 2021.