Mark Roberts has been appointed managing director of Redruth-based Lark Construction.

Kent-based Crispin & Borst has promoted Jim Menzies to estimating director.


Amanda Harvey and Patricia Nathan-Amissah have been promoted to partners in the commercial litigation department of solicitor Devonshires.

Chartered surveyor Glenny has appointed David Fountain partner.

He will be based in the firm’s south-east London and Kent offices.

Architect Pascall + Watson has appointed Steve West and Michael Haste director designates. Michael Brady has been made a principal architect.

Roger McKenning has been appointed associate in the structural and civils business unit of De Leuw Rothwell. He will be based in Warrington.

David Metzger has been appointed partner in the construction department of London law firm Clifford Chance.

Glyn Trippick has been promoted to partner at consulting engineer Buro Happold.


Dr Stuart Hill, chief executive of HM Land Registry, has been appointed chief executive of the House Builders Federation.

Viscountess Penelope Cobham has been appointed trustee and deputy chairperson of the Civic Trust.

Buro Happold partner Rod Macdonald has joined the Association of Consulting Engineers’ ruling council.


Steve Greaves has joined flat roofing specialist Erisco Bauder as area technical sales manager for the South-west, South Wales and the Channel Islands.

Richard Piggott has been appointed architectural sales manager for London at Reynaers Aluminium Systems.

John Bedward has been made contracts manager at air-conditioning supplier Lennox Industries. Marcus Levy has joined the firm as area sales manager for East Anglia.

Martin Turner has joined Marley Roof Tiles as sales director for the roofing products team.