Legal & General Affordable Homes has appointed Anette Simpson (pictured) as director of developments and partnerships.
The business has committed £750m to affordable housing projects throughout the UK, increasing its development pipeline to nearly 3,500 homes, across 41 schemes.
Ben Denton, managing director, Legal & General Affordable Homes, said: “There is an urgent need to innovate new ways to provide stable homes for the millions of households on waiting lists.
“Legal & General remains committed to deploying institutional capital at scale into this sector, to deliver the volumes of social housing which society desperately needs.
“We have made a great start in executing our development programme, which now stands at nearly 3,500 homes all across the country.
“As part of our continued expansion, we have put together a capable and experienced leadership team.
“Anette Simpson is another key hire, helping us to drive forward our pioneering Institutional Registered Provider model. It was also a delight to welcome our first residents this month.”
Legal & General Affordable Homes’ also welcomed its first residents in October, with move ins commencing at its Bickland Water Road scheme in Falmouth, Cornwall.