Tony Gates, Sir Robert McAlpine
Tony Gates
executive managing director
Sir Robert McAlpine

Tony joined SRM in 2017 and the Board in 2023. He is a Chartered Civil Engineer and a Fellow of the ICE and the CIHT. His portfolio includes Align, a JV delivering HS2 C1; AmeySRM delivering highways projects; a 17-year Sellafield projects framework; and our DBFO roads – the A19 and the A74(M). Tony has international experience in the UK and Canada including Highways, Rail, Healthcare, Nuclear, Defence, Marine and Telecoms. He thrives on building long-term client relationships, engaged teams and growing businesses. Tony is a non-Executive Adviser to InTouch (an SME), a Board Director of LCI-UK and Chair of the Project 13 Supplier Community.