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New regional business development manager joins Aldermore

May 25, 2016
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New regional business development manager joins Aldermore

Specialist lender Aldermore has appointed John McDonnell as a new business development manager in residential mortgages covering the South West and Wales region. John McDonnell, pictured, has worked in financial services for 15 years, most recently as managing director of Stamford Financial Services, where he spent the past seven...

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New regional business banking director appointed by NatWest

May 23, 2016
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New regional business banking director appointed by NatWest

NatWest has promoted Chris Preston to the role of regional managing director – business banking, for the South West and Wales. Chris, pictured, who has worked for NatWest for 30 years, was previously the bank’s South West regional director – business banking. In his new role he will oversee...

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Ex-journalist and public relations veteran takes up director role at Bristol PR agency JBP

May 20, 2016
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Ex-journalist and public relations veteran takes up director role at Bristol PR agency JBP

Clarence Mitchell, a public relations veteran with more than 30 years’ experience, is joining the board of Bristol-headquartered national PR and parliamentary affairs firm JBP. Clarence, whose career spans journalism, PR and government relations at the highest levels, takes up the role of director of client & media services....

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Osborne Clarke health and safety litigator promoted to partner

May 10, 2016
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Osborne Clarke health and safety litigator promoted to partner

International law firm Osborne Clarke, which has a major office in Bristol, has promoted one of its litigators to partner. Mary Lawrence, pictured, is a member of the firm’s commercial and regulatory disputes team with a focus on health and safety. Her practice involves advising and defending large corporate...

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First appointments made by Thrings to new legal director role – along with four new partners

May 10, 2016
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First appointments made by Thrings to new legal director role – along with four new partners

Regional law firm Thrings has made the first appointments to a new role in its career structure, promoting four senior solicitors to the position of legal director. The appointments are part of the firm’s annual round of promotions and include commercial property expert Robert Barnes, who is based in...

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Growth continues at Almeda Facilities with appointment of experienced financial controller

May 10, 2016
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Growth continues at Almeda Facilities with appointment of experienced financial controller

Stephen Chang has joined facilities and property management company Almeda as financial controller. Stephen, pictured, arrives at the Keynsham-based family business from IT managed service provider Adapt, where he worked in a senior management accountant role. While at Adapt he helped establish the finance function and grow the business...

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Four promotions at Bilfinger GVA’s Bristol office bolsters its client-facing teams

May 9, 2016
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Four promotions at Bilfinger GVA’s Bristol office bolsters its client-facing teams

Commercial property adviser Bilfinger GVA has made four promotions in its Bristol office as it looks to strengthen its client-facing teams during a period of sustained growth. Tim Scruton, who heads the regional building team, becomes senior director while James Craven, a specialist in PRS (private rented sector) is...

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Planning specialist made partner in Bevan Brittan’s Bristol office

May 6, 2016
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Planning specialist made partner in Bevan Brittan’s Bristol office

National law firm Bevan Brittan has promoted Bristol-based planning specialist Kathryn Lawrance to partner. Kathryn, pictured, advises public and private sector clients on all aspects of planning matters including regeneration and sustainable development, compulsory purchases and planning appeals. Her clients include local authorities, developers, registered housing providers, NHS trusts...

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Lloyds Bank bolsters its support to regional education sector

May 5, 2016
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Lloyds Bank bolsters its support to regional education sector

Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking has strengthened its services to education establishments in the South West with the appointment of Christina Winter and Clare Thomas as specialist education relationship managers. The pair will each work with a broad range of education clients across the region offering tailored guidance and support....

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Osborne Clarke takes on IT and data protection specialist from Bond Dickinson

May 3, 2016
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Osborne Clarke takes on IT and data protection specialist from Bond Dickinson

International law firm Osborne Clarke has strengthened its Bristol office’s commercial team with the appointment of Will Robertson as partner. Will, pictured, joins from the Bristol office of Bond Dickinson, where he was worked for 14 years, including four as a partner. He has expertise in IT and data...

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Royal Bank of Scotland’s South West commercial banking director takes on wider region

April 27, 2016
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Royal Bank of Scotland’s South West commercial banking director takes on wider region

The Royal Bank of Scotland has appointed Chris Price as regional director of commercial banking for the South West, Midlands and Wales. Chris, pictured, will head the commercial banking team responsible for supporting SME customers across the region. Seven local directors of commercial banking will report to him along...

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Senior associate made up to partner in Foot Anstey’s Bristol office

April 27, 2016
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Senior associate made up to partner in Foot Anstey’s Bristol office

West of England law firm Foot Anstey has promoted senior associate Stuart Cleak to partner in its Bristol-based real estate group. Stuart, pictured, who specialises in renewables and energy, heads a team advising developers and funders of energy projects. He has detailed knowledge and expertise in the sector and...

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Partner promotions signal further growth at TLT

April 26, 2016
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Partner promotions signal further growth at TLT

Bristol-headquartered national law firm TLT is promoting four of its associates to partner, bringing the total number of partners at the firm to 115. The new partners, whose promotions take effect on May 1, are real estate lawyer Philip Collis, energy and renewables corporate lawyer Kay Hobbs, banking &...

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