Fortel is one of the largest suppliers of agency labour in the United Kingdom to contractors in the construction industry.

Fortel is also a diversified business with subsidiaries in labour supply and management, professional recruitment, concrete design and building, security services and bespoke IT solutions.

The Group with their thorough partnerships with both their workforce and their clientele base has enabled them to excel in every field with multiple awards and nominations – MSDUK Scale up Award, Walsall Works Silver Partnership Award and becoming the finalists in The Growing Business Awards and The British Construction Industry Awards.

About Fortel

Fortel is all about supplying quality construction labour that has successfully delivered keyturn projects across the UK. 

We have a 20 year history in delivering construction projects. 

Our distinct 3 tier operating model encompasses people, projects and process outsourcing means that we understand your requirements and tailor our solutions and per your distinct requirements.

Quality is the golden thread that runs through everything we do and We regularly seek critical feedback from all our clients, and constantly strive to enhance our performance.

Meet Our Team

Fortel Nijjer

Sat Nijjer Joined our family run business in 2005 after an illustrious career in Bear Stearns, a US based investment bank. Mr Nijjer is a major stakeholder in Fortel and holds a seat in the Walsall Economic Board through which he is actively involved in economic development of Walsall.

He is married with three children and is an avid Manchester United fan. Recently he announced successful re-certifications of various fortel accreditations.

In continuation with the above accreditation, he also announces Fortel’s partnership with Supply Chain Sustainability School. Under his leadership fortel also welcomed the Walsall Works Silver Partner Award from the Walsall Council’s. This award was a recognition for contribution and investment that employers make towards the betterment of their local workforce.

John Pilkington
After working 40 years in major international construction giants like Amey, Carillion and Tarmac, John joined Fortel in 2012. He is currently working as Vice chairman and provides strategic advice to a range of clients, particularly in relation to sustaining effective public private partnerships.