Avant Homes Scotland strengthens construction team with three new appointments

Scottish housebuilder Avant Homes has strengthened its construction team with three new key appointments to further enable the housebuilder’s regional expansion strategy.

Bryan Galloway has been appointed as construction director, while James Reid and Peter Forrester have joined the housebuilder as area construction managers.

Bryan Galloway returns to Avant Homes having previously held the same position in 2017. He has 38 years’ experience in the housebuilding industry, having previously held similar positions at other peer companies.

James Reid joins from Muir Homes where he was contracts manager and has 23 years’ experience in the housebuilding industry, he also previously worked at Keepmoat Homes as construction manager.

With over 35 years’ experience in the housebuilding industry, Peter Forrester also joins as contract manager. Prior to his appointment he worked as a freelance consultant and was previously operations director at Robertson Homes and construction director at Keepmoat Homes.

Avant Homes Scotland managing director, Iain Innes, said:

“These appointments in our construction team will play a pivotal role in achieving our ambitious growth plans for the region.

“They all bring a wealth of experience with them to Avant Homes from a variety of backgrounds and I look forward to working with the new senior construction team to help deliver our expansion strategy.”

Avant Homes Scotland currently has 15 live developments ranging from Stewarton to Dundee with several more due to start as the business continues to implement its growth plans.

The Avant Homes Group currently operates across the Midlands, north of England and Scotland from eight regional operating businesses.

At present, the housebuilder employs more than 600 people with ambition to grow further across its existing regions and beyond, creating communities and providing employment opportunities for many.

Avant Homes Group has a medium-term strategic objective to sell more than 6,000 new homes per annum.

For further information visit www.avanthomes.co.uk