Consultancy appoints director at Manchester office

Written by: Jez Abbott
Published on: 23 Nov 2015
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Simon TurnerImpetus from the government's northern powerhouse agenda has prompted a national commercial property consultancy to recruit a planning director.

Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) has appointed Simon Turner (pictured) to its Manchester office. He joined from chartered surveyor Aspinall Verdi, where he spent three years as a regional director.

“Now is a time of significant opportunity in the north west; the market is strong, helped by the government’s commitment to the northern powerhouse agenda", he said.

Director of planning and development Adam Mirley said: "Simon's appointment demonstrates LSH’s commitment to planning and development work in Manchester."

Head of public sector in the north Richard Platt added: “His appointment comes at a time of significant growth for LSH in Manchester."

Earlier this year, the firm acquired retail property specialist Tushingham Moore and in September took on ten new graduates.

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