Also: John Kings has been appointed partner at Buss


Ian Gifford has been appointed director of contractor ISG Jackson’s public division. Jackson joins from RG Carter where he worked for 20 years.


Peter Hallsworth has joined the Manchester office of URS as head of department for engineering and transportation. Mike Spencer has been promoted to run the M&E team of URS in Manchester.

Paul Murrain, urban design consultant at the Prince’s Foundation for the Built Environment, has been appointed to the International Network for Traditional Building, Architecture & Urbanism’s visiting professorship at the University of Greenwich.

John Kings has been appointed partner at the Tunbridge Wells law firm of Buss.


British Gypsum has appointed Martin Donald supply chain director

Gary Brown has been appointed as European head of product and design development at Formica Europe.

Norcros has appointed John Brown non-executive chairman, and Les Tench and Jamie Stevens non-executive directors of the board.