1 & 2 October 2024 – Jafza One Convention Centre, Dubai •

Duncan Salt

Wolffkran chief executive officer

ROUND TABLE Meeting the upsurge in demand for cranes in the Middle East


Duncan Salt is a professional manager with leadership qualities and a proven track record in the industry. In his work he demonstrates the ability to understand and communicate detail while articulating the broader objectives of the business. He has been CEO at Wolffkran since August 2019. 

Salt holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and started his career in the construction industry at Laing O’Rourke.

In 2005 Salt moved on to the tower crane business, first as general manager of the Lifting Solutions division of Select Plant Hire Company, and then as director and general manager at HTC Plant, the UK’s largest supplier of tower cranes, with a fleet of 250 from Wolff. Following the acquisition of HTC by Wolffkran, Salt joined the manufacturer and rental company in August 2015. Initially heading the international sales team, he was promoted in January 2017 to take overall responsibility for sales and service alongside a position on the executive management board.