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Appointments

Keith Clarke

Ex-Atkins boss appointed to £850m Swansea tidal project

22 Sep 14

Former Atkins chief executive appointed as non-executive chair on Swansea tidal lagoon power project

Laurence Brett

Aecom promotes 20 to become UK directors

1 Sep 14

Hires take total number of new directors this year to 55

Peter Jacobs

Wilson James hires former Morgan Sindall London boss

19 Aug 14

Peter Jacobs joins logistics firm’s board as non-executive director

Mark Hoyland

Balfour Beatty appoints new boss for troubled M&E business

7 Aug 14

Former Peverel Property Services boss to handle turn-around of Balfour’s mechanical and electrical engineering division

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Babcock appoints international chief executive

29 Jul 14

Firm promotes finance director to head up its overseas operations

Phil Todd

Atkins hires major projects boss

22 Jul 14

Atkins has hired Phill Todd from engineering group Fluor as group managing director for major projects

Simon Ayers

Trustmark appoints new boss

21 Jul 14

Simon Ayers joins quality body from Capita

John Dodds

Sweett appoints John Dodds as chairman

17 Jul 14

Severfield chair and former Kier boss will head up Sweett board

Colette O'Shea

Colette O'Shea takes over BCO presidency

17 Jul 14

O’Shea formally takes over role and pledges to put occupier “centre stage”

Mike Johnson

Hyde Group hires London development boss

3 Jul 14

Housing association has appointed a development director for London

Steve Hollingswood

Former Laing O'Rourke boss joins £850m Swansea tidal project

1 Jul 14

Laing O’Rourke’s former Australian boss to lead the construction of £850m Swansea tidal lagoon power project

Alun Williams

Balfour Beatty makes four senior hires

27 Jun 14

Contractor boosts major projects, regional and engineering services businesses

Tim Holden

WYG appoints new head of UK

9 Jun 14

Appointee is also a member of WYG’s global leadership team

Jeffrey Hume

Hyder appoints new chairman

2 Jun 14

Jeffrey Hume will succeed Sir Alan Thomas from 1 August

Turner & Townsend

T&T makes scores of senior promotions

16 May 14

Consultant appoints 28 directors and 58 associate directors

Selina Mason

Construction appointments: 09 May 2014

9 May 14

HOK. Linden Homes and Network Rail are among those announcing appointments and promotions this week

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Horizon makes three senior hires

2 May 14

Client behind two proposed nuclear power plants recruits senior executives

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Balfour Beatty poaches senior Network Rail director

15 Apr 14

Uma Shanker joins contractor as chief operating officer of Balfour Beatty’s M&E arm

Jacquelyn Fox

Construction appointments: 28 March 2014

28 Mar 14

ISG, Gleeds and LDA Design are among those announcing appointments and promotions this week

Dragon poaches Aecom director

26 Mar 14

James Caans’ development firm L+M hires former Aecom director

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Construction appointments: 14 March 2014

14 Mar 14

Balfour Beatty, Galliford Try and Sweett Group are among the companies making promotions and new appointments

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Construction appointments: 28 February 2014

28 Feb 14

Savills, Jones Lang LaSalle and Keepmoat are among the companies making promotions and new appointments

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Construction appointments: 21 February 2014

21 Feb 14

Alinea, Jones Lang LaSalle and Lovell are among the companies making promotions and new appointments

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TrustMark seeks new chief executive

19 Feb 14

Standards body aims to begin interview process in April

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Osborne appoints former Lend Lease director

5 Feb 14

Former Lend Lease director Simon Parham has joined contractor Osborne

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Construction appointments: 24 January 2013

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Morgan Sindall, the Crown Estate and Turner & Townsend are among those making promotions and new appointments

Trevor Bacon, Mace

Construction appointments: 10 January 2014

10 Jan 14

Mace and Jones Lang LaSalle among those announcing appointments and promotions this week

Pat Boyle

Morgan Sindall appoints new construction boss

8 Jan 14

Contractor appoints former Lend Lease boss to new managing director role in its construction and infrastructure business

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Aecom's commercial team in new shake-up

28 Nov 13

Will MacDonald joins from Inhabit Group, while Paul Nash departs for Turner & Townsend

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Construction appointments: 22 November 2013

22 Nov 13

Fielden + Mawson and Broadway Malyan among those announcing appointments and promotions this week

Mairi Johnson

Aecom poaches EFA design chief for global education role

14 Nov 13

Mairi Johnson leaves role at Education Funding Agency to head firm’s education consultancy

NFB boss Julia Evans quits to join consultant

1 Nov 13

Evans will depart SME trade federation next April

Paul Toyne

Balfour Beatty appoints ex-WSP sustainability director

24 Oct 13

Paul Toyne charged with heading up Balfour Beatty Construction UK’s sustainability progress

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Core Five poaches three Davis Langdon bosses

11 Oct 13

Davis Langdon’s former head of private residential among those to join cost consultant Core Five

Drechsler to leave construction to head up teacher training body

2 Oct 13

Paul Drechsler will become chairman of graduate teacher training scheme Teach First in January after leaving Wates

Egon Hansen

Construction appointments: 20 September 2013

20 Sep 13

Turner & Townsend, Bennington Green and Hammerson are among the companies announcing appointments and promotions

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F+G bolsters commercial team

12 Sep 13

Consultant appoints two new directors to grow commercial property team

Jamie White

Construction appointments: 30 August 2013

30 Aug 13

WSP, Stride Treglown and Stepnall are among the companies announcing appointments and promotions

Tim Narey

Construction appointments: 23 August 2013

23 Aug 13

Woods Bagot, Lovell and Seddon are among the firms announcing appointments and promotions

Philip Lo

Rider Levett Bucknall appoints global chairman

9 Aug 13

Philip Lo replaces outgoing chair Brian Dackers, who retired from the global board this month

Construction appointments: 19 September 2014

19 Sep 14

Lend Lease, Ryden and Haworth Estates are among the firms announcing promotions and appointments this week

Heather Bryant

Construction Appointments: 22 August 2014

22 Aug 14

Persimmon Homes, Balfour Beatty and Mitie are among the companies announcing appointments and promotions

Colin Whitfield

Bouygues UK appoints new QS boss

8 Aug 14

Group commercial director charged with expanding Bouygues UK’s 230-strong QS team

Michael Cooper

Construction appointments: 1 August 2014

1 Aug 14

Mite, Parsons Brinckerhoff and CBRE are among the firms and organisations announcing promotions and appointments

Construction appointments: 25 July 2014

25 Jul 14

McLaren Construction, Lovell and JH Shouksmith and Sons are among the firms announcing appointments this week

Clive Anderson

WYG launches major projects unit

22 Jul 14

Consultant appoints Clive Anderson to lead the new division

Mark Colby

Construction appointments: 18 July 2014

18 Jul 14

PCKO, Pick Everard and Aecom are among the firms announcing appointments and promotions this week

Chris Powell

DBK appoints two new partners

17 Jul 14

Consultant promotes two staff focusing on private residential and commercial sectors

Peter Mawson

Construction appointments: 4 July 2014

4 Jul 14

Capita, John Rowan and Partners and Atkins are among the firms announcing appointments and promotions this week

Tomas Neeson

Cundall appoints new boss

1 Jul 14

Tomás Neeson takes over from David Dryden as managing partner at engineerign consultant

Andrew Henderson

WSP makes string of senior hires

30 Jun 14

Consultant strengthens its building service business

Mark Langdale

EC Harris makes two senior hires

11 Jun 14

Firm makes two senior appointments in its public sector team

Rick de Blaby

Construction appointments: 6 June 2014

6 Jun 14

United House, Hilson Moran and Sisk are among the firms announcing appointments and promotions this week

HCA makes two senior hires

23 May 14

Homes and Communities Agency appoints executive director of programmes and head of North-east, Yorkshire and the Humber

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BBC picks architects for new framework

15 May 14

Exclusive: Four practices appointed to two-year nationwide design framework for the BBC

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Rider Levett Bucknall sets out expansion plans

9 May 14

Consultant’s UK division outlines plans to become a circa £70m-turnover business

John Sinfield

CPA appoints Knauf man as chairman

23 Apr 14

John Sinfield replaces Geoff Cooper in the role

Richard Beresford

NFB appoints news chief executive

3 Apr 14

Richard Beresford joins from the British Medical Association

Quentin Keeble

Essential Living hires Lend Lease manager

28 Mar 14

Quentin Keeble joins from Lend Lease to oversee 7,000-home pipeline

Mark Robinson

Scape reshuffles top team

17 Mar 14

Public sector procurement body makes string of senior appointments

Peter Rees

Peter Rees exits City to become Bartlett professor

7 Mar 14

Planner who reshaped the Square Mile over 29 years will leave next month

China

Balfour Beatty man takes reins at Chinese project manager

26 Feb 14

Former Balfour Beatty director Rob Walker becomes chief executive of SIP

John Tebbit to exit CPA for products design firm

19 Feb 14

CPA’s deputy chief executive Tebbit will leave in May

Tom Smith

WSP makes several senior hires

12 Feb 14

Engineer promotes Tom Smith to global director for property and buildings

Construction appointments: 31 January 2014

31 Jan 14

Hunters, Lovell and Crash are among those making promotions and new appointments

Olivier Brousse, chief executive of John Laing

John Laing poaches French infrastructure firm's boss

15 Jan 14

Saur Group chair joins British firm and relocates to London

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Aecom hires head of architecture in Europe

9 Jan 14

Consultant recruits former Austin-Smith Lord partner Jennifer Dixon to the role

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EC Harris appoints new UK boss

20 Dec 13

Appointment one of several senior changes at firm and Dutch parent Arcadis

Patrick Flaherty

Aecom hires new UK managing director

26 Nov 13

Engineer recruits the UK boss of fellow US consultant Fluor

Construction appointments: 15 November 2013

15 Nov 13

WSP, Sweett Group and Turner and Townsend are among the companies announcing appointments and promotions

Ex-Balfour chief to chair Bovis Homes

12 Nov 13

Ian Tyler to succeed Malcolm Harris in non-executive role

Gary Wells

Laing O’Rourke appoints UK infrastructure head

31 Oct 13

Boss of Middle Eastern contractor joins UK’s largest private builder

Martin Meinesz

RLB alliance opens in Cape Town

24 Oct 13

UK consultant and South African partner recruit Aecom director to head up new office

Charles LEwis, WYG

WYG appoints ex-EC Harris partner

10 Oct 13

Charles Lewis to help expand the consultant’s reach in central and eastern Europe

Battersea Power Station

G&T appoints nearly a dozen partners in ‘strategic’ push

26 Sep 13

Consultant recruits from rivals but says move is not part of an ‘aggressive expansion’

Lance Taylor

RLB boss joins RICS global governing council

13 Sep 13

Lance Taylor appointed to help establish and strengthen the body’s international presence

North Midland Construction

North Midland appoints new finance director

10 Sep 13

Dan Taylor joins board of contractor after current finance director retires

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Gardiner & Theobald hires former Capita infrastructure boss

29 Aug 13

John Southgate to become London-based partner as part of consultant’s transport and infrastructure team

Duncan Symonds, head of infrastructure at WSP UK

WSP appoints new bosses

12 Aug 13

Firm makes appointments to head of environment, rail systems and building services

Mace poaches rival infrastructure bosses

6 Aug 13

Firm appoints rail experts from WSP and Kier

Interviews

Andrew Davies, Wates

Interview: Andrew Davies

12 Sep 14

When Andrew Davies, Wates’ chief executive, goes to the board next month it will be to tell them how he intends to double turnover at the £1bn family firm. But don’t expect a revolution

Mark Davey

Interview: Mark Davey

28 Aug 14

Defying five years of recession, cladding company Lakesmere has experienced rapid growth. MD Mark Davey reveals how the firm beat the downturn

Gary Sullivan 3

Interview: Gary Sullivan

21 Aug 14

Gary Sullivan, co-founder and chairman of Wilson James, explains what the army can teach construction

Peter Amato

Interview: Peter Amato

17 Jul 14

As the man in charge of overseeing Chinese developer Dalian Wanda’s £3bn UK development plans, Peter Amato is already becoming the man contractors and consultants most want to know. But you’ll have to learn to keep up …

Tony Burton Wall

Inteview: Tony Burton

12 Jun 14

The Construction Industry Council’s new chairman wants the body to make a strong case on behalf of the industry’s professionals. He talks about skills shortages, improving the image of construction and stepping into the limelight

Colette O'Shea

Interview: Colette O'Shea

9 May 14

Land Securities’ Colette O’Shea is about to take over the presidency of the British Council for Offices. And she has a thing or two to say about how parts of the development industry have lost sight of the most important people - the occupiers of the buildings themselves

Cala chief executive Alan Brown

Interview: Alan Brown

25 Apr 14

With two investors behind it and the recent purchase of upmarket housebuilder Banner, Cala Group has come a long way from its precarious refinancing in 2009. Alan Brown talks about delivering volume at the top end of the market, and plans to treble turnover to £800m a year

Peter Rees interview March 2014

Interview: Peter Rees

20 Mar 14

Peter Rees’ 29 years as head of planning in the Square Mile have been nothing if not controversial. In his first interview since announcing his departure, he talks about transforming the City, his legacy and why his critics are wrong about him

Neil Martin, Lend Lease

Interview: Neil Martin

14 Mar 14

It’s been all change in Lend Lease’s European business, with recent years marked by management instability and falling profits. Can the managing director of its construction arm Neil Martin succeed where others have failed and turn the business around?

John White

Interview: John White

6 Mar 14

After 30 years heading Persimmon, John White was never likely to spend his retirement at home in his slippers. But few expected him to take the helm at troubled retirement housebuilder McCarthy & Stone

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