Project manager joins Liverpool’s Steven Hunt & Associates

Kevin Watts will join the growing team at Liverpool-based mechanical and electrical engineering consultancy Steven Hunt & Associates.Watts will become part of the project management team, having previously held roles at Davies Partnership in Chester and Keppel Seggers in Runcorn.The appointment follows accelerated growth at Steven Hunt& Associates,which has taken ... Read More...

Duo of directors appointed at Grant Thornton

Two directors have been appointed to Grant Thornton’s tax team, amid rising demand for advice due to Brexit, legislation changes and increased regulation.Sean Mitchell has returned to the firm, which has offices in Liverpool, Manchester and Sci-Tech Daresbury, after three years at BDO.Meanwhile science and tech sector specialist David Hawley ... Read More...

Duo of senior tax appointments at Mitchell Charlesworth

Phil Hartley and Phillippa Britchford have joined Mitchell Charlesworth as tax managers.Hartley specialises in owner-managed business tax planning, corporation tax planning and research and development tax relief claims. He joins the company from Haleys Business Advisers.Britchford returns to Mitchell Charlesworth, which has five offices across the North West, having spent ... Read More...

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...