Susan McBain joins the firm’s Chester office as a senior architect after spending 12 years at a local practice, where she worked on notable projects including the remodelling of Helsby High School and Cheshire County Council’s Sure Start Programme.
Her strong education experience will prove key in helping the Chester office further enhance its exceptional offering in this sector as well as tapping into new growing industries, including residential and care.
McBain said: “Cassidy + Ashton ticks all the right boxes for me, with a rich history and wealth of experience delivering projects across a variety of sectors and I look forward to getting my teeth into the business development side of things and securing some prestigious contract wins.”
Alistair Baines, chairman at Cassidy + Ashton, added: “Susan has a strong track record welcoming an architect of her calibre is a major coup for the business.
“She brings a core understanding of our business and marketplace and will play a vital role as we enter the next phase of our evolution.”