People

Top 25 finish for Smith & Williamson tax trainee Tara

September 30, 2014
By
Top 25 finish for Smith & Williamson tax trainee Tara

Tax trainee Tara Moxey, who is based in the private client tax team at accountants Smith & Williamson’s Bristol office, has been named as one of 25 winners in a prestigious national competition. Tara has been included in the 25att25 competition run by the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT)...

Read more »

New regional head of business development for Institute of Directors

September 29, 2014
By
New regional head of business development for Institute of Directors

The Institute of Directors has expanded its team in the South West with the appointment of Hannah Goodenough as head of business development. Hannah, pictured, will be based at the regional headquarters at the Bristol & Bath Science Park in Emersons Green and will be responsible for retaining and attracting membership across the...

Read more »

New head of IT at estate agency group Andrews underpins its pioneering approach to technology

September 26, 2014
By
New head of IT at estate agency group Andrews underpins its pioneering approach to technology

Estate agency Andrews has appointed Will Newell as its new head of IT as a demonstration of its commitment to leading the field in its use of technology. Will, pictured, takes up the role having previously led all IT services at Gloucester City Council. He is based at Andrews’...

Read more »

Bristol Zoological Society recruits primate expert as head of conservation science

September 23, 2014
By
Bristol Zoological Society recruits primate expert as head of conservation science

World-leading primate expert Dr Gráinne McCabe has been appointed as the new head of conservation science of the Bristol Zoological Society. Dr McCabe, pictured, will head the conservation science and research team at the Bristol Zoological Society – which operates Bristol Zoo Gardens and the recently-opened Wild Place Project...

Read more »

Lambert Smith Hampton appoints new director of planning in Bristol office

September 22, 2014
By
Lambert Smith Hampton appoints new director of planning in Bristol office

The Bristol office of national property consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) has appointed Marcus Plaw as director of planning as it continues to build its portfolio in the South West. Marcus, pictured, joins from Colliers International where he was associate director. At LSH he will provide a planning consultancy...

Read more »

Four new recruits at DTZ in Bristol as market continues to recover

September 19, 2014
By
Four new recruits at DTZ in Bristol as market continues to recover

Property consultancy DTZ has appointed four surveyors to its Bristol office. James Banks, Andrew Flower and Ben Johnson join as senior surveyors to the professional advisory services, rating and project & building consultancy teams respectively, while Sarah James-Nock joins as surveyor to the retail management team. James Banks is...

Read more »

Corporate finance team at BDO in Bristol strengthened by three new arrivals

September 19, 2014
By
Corporate finance team at BDO in Bristol strengthened by three new arrivals

The Bristol office of accountancy and business advisory firm BDO has strengthened its corporate finance division with three new appointments. James Thomas has joined as director after 13 years at ICON Corporate Finance in Bristol. His appointment bolsters the firm’s expertise in the South West to facilitate deals in...

Read more »

Bristol Business News partners with region’s biggest and most prestigious business exhibition

September 19, 2014
By
Bristol Business News partners with region’s biggest and most prestigious business exhibition

Bristol Business News has teamed up with the region’s biggest business exhibition, Business Showcase South West, as it prepares to return for a second year. Business Showcase South West 2015 (BSSW 2015) will build on the success of the inaugural event in Bristol earlier this year which attracted nearly...

Read more »

Circuit judge appointment for Bristol silk who led HM Revenue’s case against celebrity tax dodgers

September 15, 2014
By
Circuit judge appointment for Bristol silk who led HM Revenue’s case against celebrity tax dodgers

Peter Blair, the Bristol-based QC who helped bring tax-avoiding celebrities such as Gary Barlow to book, has been appointed by the Queen as a circuit judge. Mr Blair, pictured, the head of Bristol’s Guildhall Chambers for the past eight years, will try civil and criminal cases at Swindon law...

Read more »

New digital marketing manager joins expanding GWS Media

September 12, 2014
By
New digital marketing manager joins expanding GWS Media

Bristol-based web design agency GWS Media has appointed Gareth Simpson as digital marketing manager in order to expand its digital services. GWS Media, which is behind the Bristol Unique Guide app, provides web and print design, mobile application development and online marketing to a range of clients in the...

Read more »

Sales department shake-up at Bristol specialist insurer DAS leads to new role

September 10, 2014
By
Sales department shake-up at Bristol specialist insurer DAS leads to new role

Bristol-based legal expenses insurer DAS has promoted its southern broker sales manager Darren Weekes to the newly-created position of UK broker sales manager. In his new role Darren is responsible for the development of all DAS broker sales business in the UK, with the Bristol, Manchester and London broker...

Read more »

HR expert appointed to head Smith & Williamson’s human resources consulting team

September 5, 2014
By

Human resources professional Geraldine Buckland, who has 25 years’ business and HR experience spanning the private, public and not-for-profit sectors, has been appointed to lead the HR consulting team at accountants Smith & Williamson’s Bristol office. Geraldine, who takes over from partner Rachel Stone, has worked in senior roles...

Read more »

Former Rolls-Royce HR director takes up non-executive role at Renishaw

September 4, 2014
By
Former Rolls-Royce HR director takes up non-executive role at Renishaw

West advanced engineering innovator Renishaw has appointed Rolls-Royce’s former group HR director Kath Durrant as a non-executive director with effect from January 1 next year. Ms Durrant, pictured, who has also worked for AstraZeneca and GlaxoSmithKline, sits as an advisory board member for the Lancaster University Management School. She...

Read more »

ADVERTISE HERE

Reach tens of thousands of senior business people across Bristol for just £62.50 a month. Email info@bristol-business.net for more information.