Firm working on Bristol’s tallest resi tower

Bouygues has raided Willmott Dixon for its new regional managing director for Wales and the South-west.

John Boughton has spent the past four years at Willmott Dixon with stints before that at Sir Robert McAlpine, Tarmac, Pearce Group, now part of ISG, and Unite, the student accommodation provider.

castle park view

Bouygues is currently working on a £122m deal at the Cardiff Innovation Campus for Cardiff University and the 26-storey Castle Park View tower (pictured) in Bristol for the firm’s development arm Linkcity. The city’s highest resi tower, it will include 375 homes.