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CalMac caretaker manager Robbie Drummond takes the helm for real

Robbie Drummond, who has been steering Calmac Ferries as interim managing director since February, has been given the job for real.

David McGibbon, chairman of CalMac’s parent company, David MacBrayne Limited, said: “Robbie’s performance during his tenure as interim managing director has been excellent during one of the most challenging periods in the company’s recent history.

Robbie Drummond of Calmac
Robin Drummond has been caretaker managing director since February

“CalMac Ferries’ key task in the period ahead is to fulfil all of its commitments to its customers, stakeholders and to Transport Scotland under the terms of the CHFS 2 Contract, now in its second year. Robbie’s appointment will help us deliver these and reinforce our commitments to our communities.”

Drummond said: ‘It is a huge honour to be appointed as managing director of CalMac at a very exciting time in the evolution of West coast ferry services and I am looking forward to continuing the improvements and customer-focus set out in the bid.”

Posted on 26th June 2018 at 08:26 am in Ferry Operators | Caledonian-MacBrayne | Ferry News |

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