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David Flory CBE is the incoming Independent Chair for Lancashire and South Cumbria Integrated Care System. He will be joining the system in Autumn 2020, working closely with Dr Amanda Doyle OBE – the ICS Chief Officer – and other local leaders to help to deliver the local vision to work together to improve health and care for local people across Lancashire and South Cumbria.

Peabody has appointed Eamonn Hughes as its new chief financial officer. Eamonn Hughes has been serving as interim chief financial officer at Peabody since February.

West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) has appointed Robert Campbell as its new director of housing & community services.

Anita Jones has been announced as the new chief executive of Freebridge Community Housing.

Mark Beach, who boasts more than 16 years of experience in housing, performance improvement and strategic development, joins Calico Homes from One Manchester, where he served as head of Customers and Interim Director of Communities.

Retirement community operator, The Whiteley Homes Trust, has appointed Rachel Hill as its new CEO. Having joined The Whiteley Homes Trust in 2018 as Director of Care and Community, Rachel has led the organisation as acting CEO since October 2019.

The country’s two biggest landlord associations have officially merged, with a new chair announced today. Jodi Berg OBE will head the newly created National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA), formed by the merger of the National Landlords Association and Residential Landlords Association.

National charity Revitalise has announced the appointment of George Blunden as its Chairman.