Kevin Watts

M&E firm adds Watts

Liverpool-based mechanical and electrical engineering consultancy Steven Hunt & Associates has appointed project manager Kevin Watts.

Mark Booth

Booth takes MD role at Himor

Developer Himor has appointed Mark Booth, its finance director for the last two years, as its new managing director, replacing Darren Jones who left in late 2017.

Rebecca Thompson

Place Skills | Friendly competition

Learning the power of networking and finding good sounding boards is the key to success in the world of planning, according to Rebecca Thompson of Wallace Land Investments.

Ian Waterson

Legacie bolsters management team

Legacie Contracts, the construction arm of Liverpool-based Legacie Developments, has appointed three directors as it looks to deliver on a series of projects across the city.

Paul Greenhalgh Duff + Phelps

Duff & Phelps adds three from Eddisons

Duff & Phelps has hired three directors from chartered surveyors Eddisons, with Paul Greenhalgh, David Cran, and Phil Kelly all joining its real estate advisory arm.

Stuart Stead

Place Skills | Artisan tastes

For Stuart Stead of Cowgill Holloway, it was working with one particularly indomitable developer in the 1990s which altered his career direction, and showed that a rebellious streak could go far in a competitive property world.

HMRC deal sends Liverpool take-up past 500,000 sq ft

The formal completion of HMRC’s consolidation to the India Buildings has been the key factor in 575,700 sq ft being let in the city’s office market over the first half of 2018; nearly surpassing 2017’s full-year take-up of 653,700 sq ft.