People: promotions at housebuilder; Leicester firm boosts engineering team

Elizabeth Carter and Emma Clark

A Northampton-based housebuilder has bolstered its sales team with two promotions.

Elizabeth Carter and Emma Clark, have both been promoted to area sales manager at Redrow’s South Midlands division. Elizabeth Carter will further her experience in the housing sector, by helping to oversee the Cambridgeshire developments, while Emma Clark, who has more than four years in the property sector, will oversee the divisions Bedfordshire developments.

Suzanne Irons, sales director for Redrow South Midlands said: “One of our key focuses at Redrow is valuing talent, and this means finding and developing those with the right skills and passion for the sector. Elizabeth and Emma’s promotions are a testament to their hard work, resilience, and determination to provide every homebuyer with a tailored home buying journey. Congratulations to Elizabeth and Emma.

Jonathan Wall

Optima UK, the Leicester recruitment, training and business advisory specialist, has boosted its engineering team with the appointment of two new consultants.

Jonathan Wall brings his extensive time-served engineering experience to the team, while recent graduate James Evans brings his specialist knowledge of the space industry.

Jazz Mann, Optima’s engineering manager, said: “It’s a really exciting time for the engineering team here at Optima. We’re seeing a real buzz in the engineering world, where the majority of our clients are firing on all cylinders in order to get their businesses back on track to pre-pandemic levels.

“As a direct result of this, they are now ready to receive new talent to take their business to the skies.

“Secondly, we’ve done the same. We’ve recently had two new additions to the engineering team, with both bringing unique qualities and experiences.

“We have Jonathan who brings a wealth of engineering intellect, and James, who has recently completed his Masters in Space Exploration Systems. I’m confident both will be real assets to the unrivalled team we are building.”