Sinclair to head up new Knowledge Quarter Development Company

Knowledge Quarter Liverpool CEO Colin Sinclair is to head up a new development company aimed at boosting the city region’s science and technology offer.The Knowledge Quarter Development Company will initially focus on enhancing existing facilities at Liverpool Science Park and Sensor City.Sinclair, who was appointed following a formal recruitment process, ... Read More...

Appointment: JLL boosts Manchester teams with promotions and recruits

Appointment: JLL boosts Manchester teams with promotions and recruits > Browse our industry Appointments section Three new appointments and six promotions have been made across JLL’s Manchester teams.Joe Evers joins the cost management business unit as assistant cost manager, as the department grows to meet increased development demand.Meanwhile Yvette Black has been appointed as a ... Read More...

Appointment: Jon Adams brings experience to construction MD role

Appointment: Adams brings experience to MD role > Browse our industry Appointments section Jon Adams has been appointed as managing director of the construction division at North West firm Pochin’s Ltd.Adams brings almost a decade of experience in a top role to Pochin Construction Ltd, having previously lead Balfour Beatty’s major portfolio in the North ... Read More...

Appointment: Roberts heads up new Elite Advisory team

Appointment: Roberts heads up new Elite Advisory team > Browse our industry Appointments section Manchester City’s former head of player liaison, Haydn Roberts has joined Shoosmiths to lead a new Elite Advisory team.The private client advisory service, which was recently launched at Shoosmiths’ Manchester office, will manage the affairs of professionals and entrepreneurs in sport, ... Read More...

Appointment: Dozen promotions at Grant Thornton

Appointment: Dozen promotions at  Grant Thornton > Browse our industry Appointments section Business advisory group Grant Thornton has promoted 12 employees to its audit team across its Liverpool and Manchester offices.Jennifer Woods, who joined in 2005, has taken the role of associate director at the firm and will therefore have the regulatory ... Read More...