International consultancy and construction firm Mace has appointed Matt Fitzgerald as commercial director of UK consultancy.
Mr Fitzgerald was previously a senior commercial manager and commercial advisor for Skanska UK.
Mace’s consultancy arm reported growth of five per cent in 2011 from £138m to £145m.
Mr Fitzgerald said: “Mace has demonstrated strong performance in what has been a very tough time for the industry and it is clear that it has achieved this through listening and responding to the market and the needs of its clients.
“I was attracted to its innovative and entrepreneurial spirit and I look forward to further developing its consultancy business across the UK.”