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Carwyn Meets: Luke Davies from Facility Services Group Ltd


FSG is a Swansea based FM services company providing services to clients that offer anything and everything needed for building and site maintenance. Starting in 2008, FSG maintains one clear objective – to supply an in-house, integrated FM Solution for businesses across Wales and the South West. Today FSG has achieved exactly that, with a team of multi-skilled engineers and an infrastructure that delivers exceptional service all year round. Offering tailored client-based services, FSG handles companies in both the commercial and public sector.

In this episode, Luke describes the impact that the pandemic has had on the company and how FSG has adapted to catering to their clients needs based on COVID-19 laws and restrictions. Many companies are now strictly working from home and Luke considers the possibility of companies requiring a redesign of condensed office spaces, discussing how FSG can offer solutions.

Carwyn Meets Luke Davies, FSG from Business News Wales on Vimeo.


Carwyn Jones was born in 1967 and was educated at Brynteg Comprehensive School, Bridgend, the University of Wales, Aberystwyth and the Inns of Court School of Law, London. Prior to his election, he was a barrister in chambers in Swansea specialising in Criminal, Family and Personal Injury Law and a professional tutor at Cardiff University Law School.

Carwyn has served as a Bridgend County Borough Councillor and was Chair of the County Borough Council Labour Group. He has been a Labour Party member since 1987 and played an active role in the ‘Yes for Wales’ campaign.

Role in the Assembly

As well as representing his constituency of Bridgend in the Assembly, Carwyn has also fulfilled a number of different roles within the cabinet. Carwyn was appointed as a Deputy Secretary in March 2000 and replaced Christine Gwyther as Agriculture and Rural Development Secretary on the eve of the Royal Welsh Agricultural Show in July 2000.

In March 2002 the role of Business Minister was added to his Rural Affairs portfolio. In June 2002 he was appointed Minister for Open Government. In May 2003 he was appointed Minister for the Environment, Planning and the Countryside. In May 2007 he was appointed Minister for Education, Culture and the Welsh Language and from July 2007 was appointed Counsel General and Leader of the House.

Following the retirement of Rhodri Morgan AM in December 2009, he was appointed First Minister of Wales. He was appointed to the Privy Council on 9 June 2010. Following re-election to the National Assembly for Wales in May 2011, Carwyn Jones was re-appointed First Minister by Her Majesty The Queen, following nomination by the National Assembly for Wales.

Carwyn joins Business News Wales as a Senior Consultant, bringing his considerable knowledge to the Publisher.

His interests include sport, reading and travel. He is a fluent Welsh speaker.


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