Jonathan Fair, Stewart Milne homes central Scotland managing director

STEWART Milne Homes Central Scotland has named a new managing director.

Jonathan Fair has been appointed following the retirement of James Crawford after 24 years with the business.

Mr Fair returns to Stewart Milne Homes after three years as Scottish regional managing director with McCarthy and Stone plc.

Gerry More, group managing director for the homes divisions, said: “We’re very pleased to welcome Jonathan back to Stewart Milne Homes.

“His knowledge of the group and his wide-ranging experience of the sector will ensure that he hits the ground running and is able to steer the division through the challenging period we face as we emerge from lockdown.”

+Mr Fair takes up his position with immediate effect and will be working on a smooth transition with the current managing director James Crawford, who will retire in October.

Mr More added: “Everyone at the group is sad to see James leave and would like to pay tribute to his enthusiasm, professionalism and leadership which have successfully steered the division in central Scotland.”