Matt Herring, who joined Kingsley in 2010 as a chartered accountant, becomes Head of Corporate Finance and also takes on the role of Chief Financial Officer for Kingsley Home Care Services.

The chair of Homes England has stepped down from the organisation to take up the role of chief strategic advisor to prime minister Boris Johnson.

Andy Brown departed from the 95,000-home landlord L&Q last week, leaving the post vacant. The reasons for Mr Brown’s departure have not been stated.

Lincolnshire Housing Partnership says Anthony Read will lead its board from 17 September. He will replace Lynda Bowen, who was appointed on an interim basis in April after the previous incumbent, Stephen Savage, resigned.

Nicky Connor has been appointed as the interim director of health and social care for the Fife Health and Social Care Partnership.

Ann Marie Carr has been appointed as West Lothian Councils head of housing, customer and building services. Pic supplied by WL Council.

Robert Black has been appointed Interim Care Quality Director at The Orders of St John Trust.

David Orr has been named new chair of Clarion’s housing association arm.