The Salford-based project management and quantity surveying consultancy has appointed Karl Tindale from Willmott Dixon as associate.
Tindale will lead a new offer for Innov8 Development Solutions, and will advise clients on their construction, health and safety and environmental requirements.
He was formerly health, safety and environmental advisor at Willmott Dixon, and has also worked as an inspector for the Health & Safety Executive.
Tindale said: "It is great to be working for such a forward thinking company and I relish the opportunity to collaborate with our clients in order to understand their needs and provide well considered solutions."
Innov8DS has seven members of staff across offices in Liverpool and Salford Quays.