Matheson Gleave Architects has amalgamated with Young & Gault. The merged practice will be called Young & Gault incorporating Matheson Gleave Architects and will be the third largest firm of architects in Glasgow.
John Dalkin Associates Architects has moved to Elton House, 5 Powell Street, Birmingham B1 3DH tel 0121 233 0030 fax 0121 233 9640.
Mark Firth has joined the mda Group as associate director.
Mandarin has moved to 55-63 Goswell Road, London, EC1V 7EN tel 0207 490 5772 fax 0207 490 5882.
Stephen Davy Peter Smith Architects has moved to 77 East Road, London N1 6AH tel 0207 253 8180 fax 0207 253 8190 email firstname.lastname@example.org
ideo Europe has moved to White Bear Yard, 144a Clerkenwell Road, London EC1R 5DF tel 0207 713 2600, fax 0207 713 2601.
David Asprey has joined Warrington-based be as a senior architect.
Richard MacCormac, Peter Jamieson and David Prichard have promoted the following associates to senior associates: Jeremy Estop, Mike Evans, Toby Johnson and Liz Pride. There are six new associates: Rob Burton, Mike Hines, Duncan McKinnon, Freddie McBride, Tony Prior and Keith Whitworth. The following people have been promoted to senior architect: Charles Collett, Matthew Dean, Mathew Mallon, Phil Naylor, Tim Peak and Leona Vincent.
Sir Christopher Wates, chief executive of the Wates group and chairman of Wates construction has been appointed as president of CRASH, the construction industry charity for the single homeless.
Avery Associates Architects' new address is 270 Vauxhall Bridge Road, London SW1V 1BB tel 0207 233 6262 fax 0207 233 5182.
The Cardiff office of Austin-Smith:Lord has appointed Martin Roe as new director of projects to continue its expansion in South Wales.
Stubbs Rich Architects has incorporated John Hewitt Architects, with John Hewitt joining as director. Michael Williams and Robert Parlane also join the practice.
Vitra has appointed Tony Ash as managing director for its uk sales and marketing operations.