Paul Hughes, area director of Keepmoat subsidiary Bramall Construction, has been appointed to the board of trade organisation the Chartered Building Company.
The CBC is part of the Chartered Institute of Building, the industry's professional training body for construction managers.
Hughes' three-year tenure will involve highlighting issues currently affecting the North West construction industry, while encouraging Bramall and its partner constructors to use their CBC membership to the full.
Salford-based Bramall Construction became a registered Chartered Building Company in 2003. Chartered status ensures that staff are trained towards recognised CIOB qualifications.