Highgrove names new financial director

Chris Littlejohn
Chris Littlejohn

Truro-based Highgrove Homes Group, which includes Darren Healey Building Contractors, has expanded its board with the appointment of Chris Littlejohn to the new post of financial director.

Littlejohn has been with the firm for the past five-and-a-half years as company accountant. An old boy of Falmouth School, he has 16 years’ experience in accountancy, having previously worked for Stephen Pearn in Newquay and Godfrey Hicks in Falmouth.

“Chris has been a key player in the group’s continuing growth during a period of very difficult trading conditions,” said managing director Darren Healey.

“We are delighted to welcome him onto the board after all the hard work he has put in for the group and look forward to his continuing involvement in exciting times ahead.”

Darren Healey Building Contractors’ turnover has increased by 52% over the last 12 months. It employs over 70 full-time staff, providing work for around 150 sub-contractors.