CIRIA has created an executive board responsible for its management and organisation. The four non-executive directors are David Cowie (F) of Binnie Black & Veatch, Richard Jarvis (F) of WS Atkins Consultants, Paul Whitmore of John Laing, and Ron Williams (F) of Mott MacDonald, who will be chairman. The five executive directors are Dr Peter Bransby (F) as director general, Dr Owen Jenkins as operations director, Keith Montague (M) as development director, Dr Judy Payne as commercial director and Roy Seger as finance director.
Dave Hampton, head of environment and sustainability at ABS consulting, has been appointed to the company board.
Ken France has been appointed group IT director at John Laing. He joins from Bovis Lend Lease. The company has also appointed Mark Joynson (M), currently director of business systems, to develop the Laing Group's e- business opportunities.
Dudley Jones is now group managing director at Thyssen UK and Kevin Griffiths is regional director of Thyssen Construction North.
Steve Brewster (M) has joined Allen Rushby Associates.
Reported by Chloe Jacobs