Nick Lyon picks up award for fire risk consultant work at Gap

Turner and Townsend’s year in industry placement student, Nick Lyon, has won the Yorkshire region Contribution to Business award 2007, held at a ceremony at the National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield. This secures his place in the national finals in London in September.

Lyon’s winning submission and presentation focused on his contributions to the firm’s programme management commission for the clothing retailer Gap, where he provided fire risk consultancy.

After completing his year at the firm, Lyon plans to become a management consultant.