National construction and regeneration group Morgan Sindall has appointed Steve Crummett as finance director.
Incumbent David Mulligan will step down after 15 years with the group to pursue new challenges. He will leave on 10 April following a handover period.
Steve Crummett was previously group finance director at Filtrona, a position he held from 2008 until September 2012.
Prior to Filtrona, Crummett held senior positions in a number of listed companies including Exel, Mckechnie and Logica. He qualified as a chartered accountant with Arthur Andersen. Crummett is also a non-executive director of Consort Medical.
Adrian Martin, chairman of Morgan Sindall, said: "On behalf of the board I would like to thank David Mulligan for his significant contribution and commitment to Morgan Sindall over the past 15 years. In his time with us, David has been instrumental in developing strong reporting disciplines and controls and has been a collaborative and supportive member of the team.
"Steve Crummett has gained substantial experience across a number of businesses and has valuable and significant skills which are relevant to Morgan Sindall as the business continues to focus on growth opportunities for the medium to longer-term."
The group contains developer Muse Developments, fit-out firm Overbury, house builder Lovell and the eponymous contractor Morgan Sindall.