Joe Turner appointed as Managing Director within Countryside’s Partnerships North division

Joe Turner

Countryside Partnerships North is pleased to announce that Joe Turner has been appointed as Managing Director for the Manchester and Cheshire East region.

Prior to joining the region as an interim Managing Director in August 2021, Joe held the position of Development Director for the West Midlands region, having led the development team since the establishment of the West Midlands business in 2018.

Joe’s 15-year-long career in the property sector started at Taylor Wimpey, where he spent nine years working as an engineer. Following that, Joe was employed by RPS group and Persimmon, where he most recently held the role of the Head of Technical.

Joe Turner, Managing Director, Manchester and Cheshire East, Countryside, said: “I look forward to developing the Manchester and Cheshire East region, where Countryside sees a variety of opportunities. My key focus will be driving the delivery of high-quality sustainable communities in this important area of the business with the help of competent and experienced team of like-minded professionals, united by the same vision – creating long-lasting communities where people want to live.”

Jo Jamieson, Chief Executive, Partnerships North, Countryside, said: “In the short period Joe has been leading the Manchester and Cheshire East region, he has had an immediate impact on the team, placing Countryside’s core values at the heart of everything he does. His unique set of skills, ability to see different perspectives and build relationships will play an instrumental role in driving the growth of the Manchester and Cheshire East region, as we’re gearing up for a busy year ahead.”