Manchester-based building surveying practice Gray Scanlan Hill has appointed Darren Hughes from Lambert Smith Hampton as director.
Hughes worked at LSH for 13 years, primarily as a director in Manchester, more recently moving to Liverpool to re-establish the practice’s building consultancy presence in the city in 2016.
He has been head of LSH’s Manchester building consultancy, and regional head, as well as business development director and deputy head of the Manchester office.
Gray Scanlan Hill acts for clients including Commercial Estates Group, Peel Holdings, Emerson Management Services, Property Alliance Group, The Oddfellows, Beaconsfield Estates, Henry Boot Developments and Mulbury Homes.
Hughes said: “Gray Scanlan Hill is a well-established Manchester-based building surveying practice focussed on providing high service levels and crafted independent advice to some impressive clients. The business is conscientiously evolving with its clients firmly in mind and holds exciting potential for further development. I am pleased to be joining a first-class team and look forward to making an effective contribution to what the company has to offer.”