Movers and Shakers this week...


Redrow has promoted Rob Slocombe to deputy managing director. He joined the company in 1998 as sales manager.


Robinson Design Group has appointed John Warburton corporate services manager, a newly created position in the company.

Legal & General Property has hired Michael Barrie to be its first director of property fund management.

Dave Wilkins has joined PCM Safety as regional manager in the health and safety consultant’s Manchester office.

Construction consultant RLF has made Philip Bell a partner and is to put him in charge of a new office in Edinburgh. The firm has also hired Craig Bridges to be an associate.

Surveyor Tuffin Ferraby Taylor has appointed Joumana Khodr an interior designer in the commercial team at its London office.

Architect and planner Bernard Engle has promoted Alastair Paterson to director and appointed Chris Phillips as associate.


Residential and mixed-use developer Londonewcastle has announced two appointments. Christopher Phillips has become non-executive chairman and Jeffrey Adams becomes non-executive director.


Jim Cook, group director of Buro Happold Ground Engineering, is to be chairman of the Association of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Specialists. He will serve in the post for two years.


Engineered timber specialist Palgrave Brown has appointed two area sales managers. Sarah Jane Quinn is to take over the south-eastern region, and Paul Burgess is taking the central south region.

Knauf Insulation has appointed Graeme Crosbie sales director. He previously worked for Garador.

Shower enclosure supplier Flair International has appointed Stephen Belcher new product director.