Movers and shakers this week

Regional contractor SDC has promoted Francis Shiner to managing director. Former managing director Brian Fox becomes chairman of the SDC Construction Group.

Leading restoration and conversion specialist City & Country Group, based in Essex, has appointed John Balmain quantity surveyor.

Cambridgeshire-based Twigden Homes has appointed Lesley Garratt (right) part-exchange manager.

Chris Irwin has joined Westbury Homes as technical director for its southern region based in the regional head office at Hook, Hampshire.

Bellway has appointed Barry Dingley to the position of contracts manager at its Manchester division.

Trevor Wright has been appointed regional design director for Redrow’s western region, based at Ham Green, near Bristol.

Project management and cost consultant Faithful & Gould has appointed Andrew Myland project manager at its Bristol office.

Rachel McCawley has joined multidisciplinary consultant clarus consulting as senior project manager.

Lovell Consulting, the capital allowances firm, has promoted David Nutt and Ian Turnpenny to associate directors.

Theresa McDonagh (left) has joined CRASH, the construction and property industry charity for the homeless, as a trustee. She is a principal research manager with the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Chris Donovan has been appointed business development manager with Freefoam Plastics, a manufacturer of roofline and rainwater systems.

Door supplier HM Doors has recruited Richard Brown as national sales manager.