Barratt Homes appoints new Finance Director in West Scotland

Barratt, Britain’s leading house builder, has appointed Colin Mitchell to the post of Finance Director in the West of Scotland.

Colin, who was most recently Finance Director at The Premier Property Group Limited (PPG), has more than 17 years’ experience and a wealth of knowledge from the property and financial sectors.

Colin, who is a Chartered Accountant and holds a B.Com degree in Business Studies and Accountancy from the University of Edinburgh, will be responsible for leading Barratt’s finance department in the company’s West Scotland division. He will report to the Divisional Board as well as to Barratt’s Regional and Group finance teams.

David Scott, managing director of Barratt West Scotland, said:

“With rapid growth in the market and exceptional sales in the financial year to date, this is a great time for Colin to join our team. He’s already proving a strong addition as we seek to capitalise on the market’s revival and deliver tangible benefits to our customers and our business.”

Over the course of 2014, Barratt expects to build more than 520 homes across 16 sites in west Scotland. For more information visit