Gifford has appointed Chris Gooch-Butler as its new business development director.
Cost consultant EC Harris has appointed Bernd Rosoly as service delivery leader for its German operation. Rosoly, a qualified civil engineer, has 16 years international experience of working with engineering and development companies as a project manager and real estate developer.
Bovis Homes chairman Tim Melville-Ross, has been appointed as president of the Chartered Management Institute. He is a former director general of the Institute of Directors.
Buro Happold's ground engineering group has been bolstered by the appointment of Hugh Mallett, who will lead its new geoenvironmental team.
He joins Buro Happold's London office after 16 years with Aspinwall/Enviros Consulting.
John Webb has been appointed as operations director to head up the Birmingham office of Sense Cost Consultancy.