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  • 18.02.2015
    Macro has appointed Richard Hayes as Managing Director of North America. Richard, who will be based in New York, was previously a Senior Operations Executive at integrated facilities provider firm ABM Industries, where he was recognised for his business development capabilities, organically growing several portfolios. He joined ABM in 2009 as Vice President of Facilities Services and two years ...
  • 17.02.2015
    Macro has secured a Facilities Management (FM) helpdesk contract with the University of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates, through Macro’s own helpdesk and Computer Aided Facilities Management (CAFM) provider fm24. The University of Sharjah is a comprehensive academic institution with 14 colleges which offer 85 programmes at the bachelors, masters, doctoral and diplomas levels. The campus ...
  • 30.01.2015
    As part of celebrating 25 years of a better way, Macro’s parent company Mace has officially launched a baton, named The Adventurer, to visit both Mace and Macro projects across the globe and to raise vital funds for Mace Foundation.­­­­ As one of three companies to have delivered the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Mace is echoing the famous torch relay where ...
  • 27.01.2015
    This year Macro’s parent company, Mace, is celebrating its 25th anniversary. The company was founded in 1990 by five enterprising construction professionals who believed that there was a better way to deliver for clients and the communities in which we work. We believe that for Mace, Macro and Como, every day is an adventure. Every challenge is an opportunity to think and do ...
  • 12.11.2014
    Debra Ward, Managing Director of Macro, has been awarded the prestigious Women in the City award for facilities management.  The annual Woman of Achievement Awards are organised by Women in the City, an establishment that is dedicated to the promotion and celebration of female talent. Since 2007, these awards have given recognition to a long list of senior level women who are actively ...
  • 11.08.2014
    Macro has extended its existing contract with Al Ain Zoo to include Computer Aided Facilities Management (CAFM) through Macro’s own helpdesk and CAFM provider fm24. The CAFM service will include a 24/7 multilingual helpdesk and asset management capability that will track all reactive and planned preventative maintenance activities for the Sheikh Zayed Desert Learning Centre. Operational ...
  • 10.08.2014
    Bill Heath, Chairman of Macro and Managing Director of Macro International, has written an article for i-FM’s newly launched International FM Report, with a focus on the Middle East. As one of the founders of Macro in the UK, Bill Heath moved to the UAE in 2008 to set up Macro International. In the report, he discusses the history of the facilities management (FM) market in the Gulf ...
  • 17.06.2014
    Macro’s parent company, Mace, has published its 2013 annual report and accounts, with the company recording an 8% increase in turnover to £1.18bn, as well as a 14% increase in pre-tax profit. In 2013, Macro has seen a 19% increase in turnover to £79.3m, as well as a 61% increase in pre-tax profit. Despite a challenging economic backdrop worldwide, 2013 marked the 24th consecutive year of ...
  • 11.06.2014
    Macro has agreed an extension to continue its work with ITN, the worldwide news and multimedia content company. Macro has worked with ITN since April 2008, and will now continue to provide facilities management (FM) services at the company's 200 Grays Inn Road site in London. As the ITN site incorporates a number of broadcasting studios, where staying on-air is mission critical, Macro's ...
  • 14.05.2014
    Debra Ward, Managing Director of Macro, has written an article for Pulse Magazine's Knowledge Centre on creating a company culture. The article looks into identifying what a company culture is, why it's important and how it can be developed and nurtured.  All companies have a Culture Some are designed while others simply evolve, but either way a culture exists within every organisation. ...
  • 23.04.2014
    Macro has won a Gold Award in the 'Occupational Health and Safety' category at the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Awards 2014. This award recognises Macro's overall health and safety performance across its international portfolio. RoSPA is an organisation which recognises a "commitment to continuous improvement in accident and ill health prevention at work". Entries to ...
  • 13.04.2014
    Macro aims to nurture and develop its facilities management teams through Mace's high quality, industry-leading Developing Success Programme, covering training on leadership, strategic management, innovation, client relationships and project finance. Set in the context of the Mace Vision and Values, the Developing Success Programme is an internal scheme run by the Imperial College, aimed at ...
  • 20.03.2014
    Macro has won an integrated facilities management (FM) contract with Atlantic Trust Private Wealth Management (ATPWM) for its property portfolio, covering 125,000 sq. ft. across ten locations in North America. Valued at $1.2m (£721,000), the integrated FM solution will include reception, mail, document management, couriers, catering, hospitality, and Macro's own fm24 helpdesk and ...
  • 16.02.2014
    Macro has appointed Hugh Henderson as Director of Consultancy, with a focus on developing its consultancy business across the globe. After five years in the United Arab Emirates, Hugh has moved to Macro's UK head office at 155 Moorgate where he will build on his experience in the Middle East and expand the business into new countries and new sectors. Initially, he will focus on broadening the ...
  • 13.02.2014
    Macro has won a three year contract with IT company Citrix, delivering facilities management across 12 European countries. Macro will be working with Citrix, a leader in virtualisation, networking and cloud infrastructure to enable new ways for people to work better, delivering a seamless programme that standardises processes across the company's European property portfolio. Through the ...
  • 09.02.2014
    In her first interview since becoming Macro's Managing Director of Europe and North America, Debra Ward talks about the importance of teamwork. "The team is everything," she tells Simon Iatrou, editor of i-FM. "Having a consistent, cohesive vision that binds everything together and guides our actions." Creating a culture and building relationships is at the heart of what Debra does and her ...
  • 28.01.2014
    A Facilities Management Masters graduate, James Daley was the ideal candidate for the Trainee Facilities Management Program with Macro, Mace’s FM arm. Now in his second year of the graduate scheme, he shares his experiences. The graduates at Mace and Macro have strong academic backgrounds and are motivated to build a career in the construction and facilities management industry. The Graduate ...
  • 16.01.2014
    Macro has appointed Chris Bond as Director of Consultancy for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. Chris Bond is a Chartered Engineer with over 20 years' asset and facilities management experience. He joined Macro in January 2013 and has since made valuable contributions to projects across a range of sectors, including commercial, residential, hotels and leisure, and transportation ...
  • 19.12.2013
    Macro has appointed Nigel Davies as Director of Operations, responsible for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. With an engineering degree and an MBA, Nigel has spent the last thirty years working for international companies such as GECO Engineering, Thermo LLC and Mitsubishi Electric, negotiating large projects with clients, consultants, government departments and major ...
  • 12.12.2013
    Bill Heath, the Chairman of Macro, has once again been ranked in the top six in FM Middle East’s Power 50 list. He has been featured alongside some of the most influential FM leaders in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). The Power 50 list has been created by the leading Middle East FM publication and the results have been based on this year’s major achievements and company milestones. The ...

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