Weybridge-based Persimmon Homes South East has appointed Mike Ackling health and safety adviser for the South-east.

Eamonn McInerney has joined Charles Church South Midlands as regional sales director.

Wates Developments has promoted Jonny Wates to group strategic marketing director. Neil Simpson joins as sales and marketing director and Peter Gurr, previously with Weston, joins as development director.

Redrow Commercial has promoted Martin Roberts to senior projects manager.

Andrew Tooze, former associate of Symonds, has joined design and project management consultant TPS Consult as associate director.

Multidisciplinary consultant White Young Green has appointed Katherine Rawlins, formerly with Chesterton, planning assistant in the London office of White Young Green Planning.

David Tarrant, previously with Hampshire council, has joined consulting engineer Gifford as director of transportation.

Malcolm Lyon has joined professional services consultant McBains Cooper as structural engineer in the civil and structural engineering division of the London office. Tony Daxon has been promoted to associate director in the cost management division, based in Manchester.

Geoff Cohen has been appointed design director of architect Fitzroy Robinson.

Ray Fraser has been appointed chairman of the Council for Aluminium in Building's Patent Glazing Group.

Mike Wilde, northern home counties regional construction director for contractor Benson has been made a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Building.