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Board appointment at Bath Building Society Group

May 25, 2017
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Board appointment at Bath Building Society Group

Bath Building Society Group has appointed its chief risk officer Tonia Lovell to its board as director of risk management. Tonia, pictured, who is also society secretary, took up her new role on May 1. She joined the society in May 2008 as head of compliance, a job in which she managed the relationship...

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Pair of experienced director appointments strengthen Gleeds’ South West office

May 24, 2017
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International property and construction consultancy Gleeds has continued the expansion of its public sector team in the South West with the appointment of Gary Fisher and Mark Plenty as directors. Mark, pictured right,  joins as director of project management, having spent the past 15 years as main board director of Bristol-based specialist consultancy Provelio....

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New regional senior director takes up post in GVA’s South West office

May 24, 2017
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New regional senior director takes up post in GVA’s South West office

Real estate advisory firm GVA has promoted Gordon Isgrove to regional senior director in its South West office, replacing Jo Davis following her promotion to a national role. Gordon, pictured, who as senior director leads GVA’s land and development team in Bristol and Cardiff, has 20 years’ experience in the industry and has been involved with...

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Prestigious award nomination for Chase de Vere independent financial adviser

May 19, 2017
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Prestigious award nomination for Chase de Vere independent financial adviser

Simon Walshe, an independent financial adviser in Chase de Vere’s Bath office, has been shortlisted in the Young Retirement Planner of the Year category at the Retirement Planner Awards 2017. Simon, 30, pictured, joined Chase de Vere in 2009 after achieving a first-class degree in Business Administration from the University of Bath. He progressed...

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Women make up majority of promotions at Stone King as family-friendly working practices pay off

May 19, 2017
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Women make up majority of promotions at Stone King as family-friendly working practices pay off

Bath-headquartered regional law firm Stone King has made a raft of promotions across its business, education, charity and private client teams. Ten of the 16 lawyers and staff promoted by the firm, which also has offices in London, Cambridge and Leeds, this week are women who are taking advantage of its family-friendly flexible working...

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Investment expert and support staff join Epoch’s team

May 11, 2017
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Investment expert and support staff join Epoch’s team

Bath-based Epoch Wealth Management has strengthened its advice team with the appointment of experienced financial specialist James Butler and additional support staff. James has worked in financial services since 2008 and has managed both advisory and discretionary investment portfolios as well as advising high net worth and not-for-profit clients. He joins Epoch from London-based...

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Tobacco group finance director joins Avon Rubber’s board

May 10, 2017
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Tobacco group finance director joins Avon Rubber’s board

Specialist manufacturer Avon Rubber has ended its six-month search for a new finance director by appointing tobacco group Imperial Brands’ director of finance, planning & reporting to the role. Nick Keveth, pictured, who joins the Melksham-based group on June 1, worked at Bristol-based Imperial Brands (formerly Imperial Tobacco) for 12 years in a number...

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Bath’s YTL recruits Bristol Council regeneration chief ahead of major Filton Airport development

May 5, 2017
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Bath’s YTL recruits Bristol Council regeneration chief ahead of major Filton Airport development

YTL Developments UK, the Bath-based firm behind the redevelopment of Filton Airfield in Bristol, has appointed former Bristol City Council strategic director for place Barra Mac Ruairí as its new divisional director of design and development. YTL Developments UK, part of the giant Malaysian-owned YTL group – which also owns Wessex Water – is...

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Associate solicitor appointment bolsters Mowbray Woodwards’ dispute resolution team

May 4, 2017
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Associate solicitor appointment bolsters Mowbray Woodwards’ dispute resolution team

Bath law firm Mowbray Woodwards has strengthened its dispute resolution offering with the appointment of associate solicitor Edward Thompson. Edward, pictured, brings with him a wealth of experience in civil and commercial litigation. His major practice area is property litigation, with additional expertise in contractual disputes, construction and land disputes, professional negligence and banking...

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Mogers Drewett partner takes up role as new chair of Bath BID

May 4, 2017
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Mogers Drewett partner takes up role as new chair of Bath BID

Maeve England, a partner at Bath law firm Mogers Drewett, has been appointed as the new chair of the Bath Business Improvement District (BID) board. She replaces Nigel Huxley, manager of Waitrose’s Bath store, who is stepping down from the BID board to pursue a new position with the supermarket group in Bristol. Maeve...

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