Movers and shakers
Shaun Davis has been appointed to the new position of contracts manager at McCarthy & Stone.

Simons Group has added to its management board with the appointment of lawyer Victor Semmens who will focus on legal issues at the construction firm.

HG Construction has appointed Peter Clarke health and safety manager based at its head office in Hitchin, Hertfordshire.

Construction management consultant Gleeds has appointed Anita Edson executive project manager. Nicole Tu has been promoted to executive surveyor.

M&E quantity surveyor Clifton Bushe has joined construction consultant Goyne Adams. He will be based in the London office and will be responsible for all M&E Services Property and construction consultant McBains Cooper has appointed a director of project management, Tim Caroll, to its project management unit.

Town planner and architect Terence O'Rourke has make two appointments to its design team. Karen Heard joins as graphic designer and Daniel Bailey as assistant graphic designer.

Martin Moore has assumed the position of president for the British Property Federation, and Ian Coull has taken over as vice-president

Brendan Collins has been promoted to the position of operations manager within office fit-out specialist Overbury.

Castles Shopfitters has announced a group restructuring, which will include the appointment of Peter Dennis as managing director and David Henry as financial director and chief executive.