New engineering director for Stagecoach West

David Howe, engineering director at Stagecoach’s Megabus.com inter-city coach operation has moved to take up the same post with Stagecoach West, succeeding Peter Sheldon, who has retired after over 30 years with the group.

FD for Go North East

Paul Edwards, previously Go-Ahead Group finance director, has returned to Tyneside as finance director with the group’s Go North East subsidiary, succeeding Colin McPherson, who retired in April after 19 years in that post…

First’s employee director

First Eastern Counties driver Jimmy Groombridge joined the FirstGroup board on 26 May as employee director, a role he has held at his operating company for the past 15 years. He has been a driver for nearly 40 years and has long experience of employee engagement and safety matters.