New Operations Manager for Emanuel Whittaker

Jun 6, 2014

Paul Hughes47 year old Paul Hughes has joined Oldham based construction and regeneration specialist Emanuel Whittaker as Operations Manager.

Paul has worked in the construction industry for 30 years, and most recently as an Area Director for the past ten years.

He joins the Company with a wealth of experience in the Social Housing and Public sector and has a track record of delivering Partnership projects to a high quality whilst maintaining high levels of Customer Service.

Managing Director of Emanuel Whittaker, Clive Newton, said, ‘’We are delighted to welcome Paul to Emanuel Whittaker; it comes at a great time for us. Despite the challenges that face the industry we have managed to retain an enviable forward order book and all of our loyal customers are continuing to work with us to deliver their investment programmes.  We felt the time was right to strengthen the team and put us in even better shape for the future’’.

Commenting on the appointment Paul said, ’’When the opportunity arose to join Emanuel Whittaker I had no hesitation in taking up the offer. It’s a great fit for me, in terms of the people, the way of doing business, the type of work and the client base. The company has an excellent reputation and has managed to retain many of the traditional values that sets it apart from its competitors. I’m really looking forward to working with the team’’.

Paul joins in the 177th year of trading, with the business still located on its original site on Rochdale Road in Oldham. Its customers include City West, Community Gateway, First Choice Homes Oldham ,  Rochdale Boroughwide Housing,  Salix Homes, Southways Housing Trust, Stockport Homes, Symphony Group , Together Group and Your Housing .


  1. Congratulations Paul

    Comment by Amanda Lester — June 7, 2014 @ 4:38 PM

  2. Congratulations Paul. I’m sure a lot of the familiar faces will make feel at home from day one. I hope you go on to enjoy the success we all shared at Bramall.

    Best wishes.


    Comment by Eric Waring — June 7, 2014 @ 11:00 PM

  3. Congratulations Paul, having had the pleasure of working with you at Bramall Construction for over 5 years, it is fair to say I found you to be approachable, a man who showed integrity and loyalty and I am certain you will be a real asset to Emanuel Whiatakker.

    All the best.


    Comment by Tanya Buckley — August 21, 2014 @ 10:43 AM

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