Movers and shakers this week


Martin Chandler joins Allison Homes as technical director based in Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire. He was previously regional technical director for Westbury Homes.

Simon Wasley has been promoted to construction director for retirement housing specialist McCarthy & Stone’s western region, based in Yate near Bristol.

Twigden Homes, Cambridgeshire, has appointed Colum Fitzsimons planning manager, liaising chiefly with local authorities in the regions where the company are building.


Multidisciplinary consultant FaberMaunsell has appointed Barry Knight director of facilities management, responsible for developing the facilities engineering team.

Alan Muir joins the Glasgow office of multidisciplinary consultant TPS Consult as a senior surveyor in the civil engineering department.


Wavin Plastics has promoted Michelle Fleming and Denise O’Leary, formerly of its marketing team, to marketing management positions.

Simon Hughes joins Baggeridge Brick as product manager, focusing on achieving sales targets for the company’s clay cladding system Corium.

Armstrong Floor Products has announced two new appointments. Clive Hawkes joins as Southern regional sales manager. He replaces Maria Allonby, who becomes head of a new corporate division.

Yeovil-based garage door manufacturer Garador has appointed Simon Hipgrave managing director after a restructuring of the business.

Malcolm Graham-Wood has been appointed as managing director and deputy chairman at Guildford Timber Frame.

Coram Showers has expanded its sales team with the appointment of account manager Dave Garner.