Category: Awards

Murray Kerr scoops up at both Regional and Local Entrepreneurial Awards

It was a double celebration last night for Murray Kerr, Managing Director of Ellon-based multi-discipline Engineering and Service Company, SengS. Murray was announced as the one of the winners of the Regional Finals for Scotland in the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2015 at a prestigious ceremony held at the Gleneagles Hotel.  He will be part of the eight Scotland Winners that will be travelling down to London for the UK Award Ceremony being held in on 10th October,…

Double Entrepreneurial Celebration for SengS Boss

Managing Director of Ellon-based multi-discipline Engineering and Service Company SengS, Murray Kerr, has recently been announced as a finalist in two Entrepreneurial Awards. Murray has been shortlisted as a Regional finalist for Scotland in the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Awards 2015. He has also been nominated as a Finalist in the Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year Category for the Elevator Awards 2015. Murray is no stranger in being a finalist in these awards with his company, SengS, previously winning…

Murray Kerr announced as Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of year finalist 2015

On being announced as Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of year finalist 2015 a finalist Murray Kerr said: “I am looking forward to attending the awards ceremony and EY Masterclass in May. The chance to network with likeminded entrepreneurs is a unique opportunity!.” The Entrepreneur Of The Year awards support EY’s overall commitment to Entrepreneurship and are more than just a celebration of achievements. Entering the awards helps entrepreneurs: 1. Reflect on your current strategy and set your vision for future…

Murray Kerr announced as finalist for Elevator 2015 award

Murray Kerr, Managing Director of SengS has been announced as a finalist for the Elevator Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year Award. On becoming a finalist Murray said: “All the hard work the team and myself have put into the past 2 years is being recognised, although this is an individual award I would not be nominated for this without the effort and support of my team.” The Elevator Awards (previously known as The Grampian Awards for Business Excellence) seek to…

Murray Kerr wins at the 2015 Offshore Achievement Awards

The offshore energy industry’s highest achievers and most successful companies were recognised on Thursday, 12 March at the 2015 Offshore Achievement Awards (OAA), with our own Murray Kerr receiving the Young Professional Award, and also being highly commended by the judges in the Inspiring Leader category. The 29th awards ceremony, which saw attendance of more than 500 guests, took place at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre and was hosted by well-known television presenter and maths expert, Rachel Riley. The…

Murray Kerr Shortlisted for the (SPE) Inspiring Leader Award

The next person shortlisted for the Inspiring Leader Award is Murray Kerr, SengS Subsea Engineering Solutions. Murray Kerr’s inspiring leadership has enabled SengS Subsea Engineering Solutions to achieve significant growth within its first two years’ operating. Key to SengS success is Murray’s ability to drive the team to deliver projects rapidly and efficiently. As Managing Director, Murray provides leadership, support and drive, acknowledging the same qualities in his ambitious team. Murray’s innovative approach to problem solving enables his team to…

Murray Kerr Shortlisted for the (SPE) Young Professional Award

The final person shortlisted for the Young Professional Award is Murray Kerr, SengS Subsea Engineering Solutions. Having left school at 15 with no qualifications, Murray began his career with the Royal Navy. He went on to obtain HND’s in Mechanical, Electronic, Aeronautical and Electrical Engineering as well as Business Management. He then progressed to complete a Bachelor’s degree in Aeronautical Engineering. After five years in the Royal Navy, Murray began working for Oceaneering as a Trainee Subsea Engineer then moved…

40UNDER40: Aberdeen 2014 List

SengS Managing Director has made it onto Aberdeen’s 40UNDER40 List for 2014! The standard of entries was very high but the judges felt these entries were the ones that stood out, demonstrating success, innovation, leadership and commitment. Phil Anderson (38) Director at Phil Anderson Financial Services Ltd. Warren Anderson (38) Managing Director at GOT Ltd Barry Booth (31) Director at Intellicore Blair Bowman(24) Founder of World Whisky Day Ltd Lee Brandie (36) Managing Director at Wired Studio Sarah Bremner (35)…