Jenny Jones has been appointed chairwoman of the London Assembly's planning and housing committee.
Michael Gallagher has joined the Isle of Man Government as director of planning and building control.
Chris Wilson has become director of urban design at planning consultancy Origin3.
Consultancy Spawforths has promoted Jennifer Ashworth, Krishna Mistry and Claire Easton to become senior planners.
Law firm Beachcroft has appointed Kevin Gibbs as director of planning.