Developer Hill Group has appointed Matt Tunley as head of strategic land, a new role within the business.
Tunley is a qualified chartered town planner with 20 years of experience in the acquisition of strategic land across the UK.
He leaves his role as land director at construction and development firm Wates Group where he led a team focused on strategic land acquisition and promotion across southern England.
In his new role, he will work within the wider land team and support regional expansion across the south-west.
Tunley has also previously worked at land promoter Commercial Estates Group as head of strategic land for their southern and western regions, and at housebuilder David Wilson Homes as strategic land director.