Movers and shakers this week …


Construction company Beard has appointed Fay Connelly as business development director. She was previously working for contractor HN Edwards & Partners.

Amec has appointed Martin Broome as commercial director for its design and project services division.


HLM Architects has promoted Harry Smith to associate. He is based in the Glasgow office and is responsible for projects across Scotland and Northern Ireland.

Architect DKS has appointed a senior architectural design technologist. John Ralph is to take on the role after returning from Dubai in the United Arab Emirates where he spent the past two years working on a range of buildings.


Property development expert Cala Finance has appointed Gary Ford as business development manager for north-west England.


CABE has appointed Sarah Gaventa director of CABE Space and Jonathan Davis director of Knowledge and Skills.