Consultancy Aspire Planning has appointed Ben Lewis as associate director.
Property adviser Ryden has appointed Marc Giles as a partner in its planning consulting group.
Chris Bean has left his role as associate director of planning at consultancy Capita Symonds to start consultancy Arc Planning.
Richard Plant has been elected chair of public-private regeneration forum Develop Croydon.
Law firm Collyer Bristow has appointed Alex O'Connor and Jonathan Pawlowski as partners on its real estate and construction team.