John Kirkwood has been appointed head of Brisbane-based engineering and construction firm Seymour Whyte.

Leighton Contractor’s head of its west division has bade farewell from the construction giant to take up a new executive position with a Queensland-based contractor. John Kirkwood, Leighton Executive General Manger, West, will assume the leadership role with Brisbane-based Seymour Whyte starting in October, after inking an executive employment contract with the Queensland construction…