Be First has appointment Caroline Harper chief planner.
Harper joins Be First from JLL, where she worked with both private and public-sector clients, with a strong focus on residential-led development in east and south London.
She will start on 19 March and manage the planning and development control teams, while providing planning support to the company's growing development arm.
Pat Hayes, managing director for Be First, said: “I am very pleased to welcome her to the team and believe her presence will enable Be First to deliver inclusive regeneration at pace for the people of Barking and Dagenham.”
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