Consultant also announces a new regional director for south of England and Wales

Consultant White Young Green has appointed Paul Hammer as chief operating officer and a Plc board director reporting to chief executive officer, Lawrie Haynes.

He will be joining WYG on 1 July 2008.

Hammer is managing director of VT Nuclear Services, part of the VT Group, and brings with him over 20 years experience.

Previously director of projects with BNFL Environmental Services, he has also held several senior positions in the contracting, oil, chemical and petrochemical sectors.

The firm has also appointed Philip Collard group business development director and Chris Thomas regional director of the south of England and Wales.