Who's moving up the career ladder this week?


Multidisciplinary consultant GHM Consultancy Group has appointed Mark Richardson associate, based in the Leeds office.

Construction consultant Bucknall Austin has promoted two members of staff and appointed four more at its Sheffield office. Paul Mercer has been promoted to national head of regeneration and Graham Hastie is promoted to office managing partner. Andy Ritchie has been appointed to the board as director, Darren Hodgson joins the firm as partner, Simon Lilleman joins as associate and Luke Barker takes up the role of assistant quantity surveyor.

Management consultant Hornagold & Hills has appointed two directors: Alan Newton and Henry Lamb.

Rod Shaw has joined cost consultant Thomson Gray Partnership as an associate director.

Sandberg, the materials testing, investigation and inspection consultancy, has promoted Tony Willmott, Richard Rogerson and John Caldon to partners.


Steve Ferry, head of the floor coverings team at consumer goods organisation SATRA, has been appointed deputy chairman of the UK Construction Products Directive Notified Bodies Mirror Group.


Building materials specialist Catnic has recruited Darryl Strong as national merchants manager.

Heating manufacturer Baxi Heating UK has appointed Yan Evans business development director of its commercial heating division.

Timber windows and doors supplier Broxwood has appointed Ian Henney sales and marketing manager.

Architectural aluminium systems company Kawneer has appointed Damon Lusby southern regional sales manager.

John Tong has been promoted to senior vice president of timber supplier Finnforest's international upgrading and distribution division.