Mark Easton, a qualified solicitor and experienced infrastructure investment professional, has been appointed as the new chair of Kingdom Initiatives, a wholly owned subsidiary of Kingdom Housing Association and part of the Kingdom Group.

Peter Denton is to become chief executive at Hyde.

Inspired Villages Group (Inspired Villages), an operator and developer of later living communities established by Legal & General in 2017, has appointed Stuart Garnett as Planning Director.

Molendinar Park Housing Association (MPHA) has welcomed two new members of staff to its team. Alexis Cosgrove has joined the Association as senior housing officer and Natalie O’Raw as corporate services officer.

Heart of Bucks has announced the appointment of Henry Allmand to the position of CEO effective from 30 September 2019. Henry takes over the role from Peter Costello who left to follow his long-held dream of relocating to Scotland.

Homes England deputy chief executive is leaving for a government role. Tome Walker was seconded to the role of deputy chief executive and director of strategy at the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) in autumn 2017, just before Homes England was first formed. He has no moved back to Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government to become its Acting Director General for Decentralisation and Growth.

Platform Housing Group has announced that it has assigned a new chief executive, after the new boss it appointed six month ago decided not to take up the role.

Clarion housing association has named David Avery as its new group chair.