Carter Jonas has appointed Toby Lambert as head of residential development (East).

Lambert is based in the Cambridge office and will oversee development deals across the Eastern Region, covering the counties of Cambridgeshire, Suffolk, Norfolk, as well as Essex, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire. 

He will also work with the firm’s wider offering – which includes specialists in planning, commercial property, infrastructure, energy, rural, residential and building consultancy – to strengthen the firm’s position in the region and provide a full range of integrated property services.

Toby Lambert, head of residential development (East) at Carter Jonas, said: “Carter Jonas is a business I have always admired and therefore I am extremely pleased to join them in order to help facilitate their stated growth ambitions in the Eastern Region. I am truly passionate about land and believe that well planned and beautifully built housing can leave a positive and lasting legacy that our clients and their communities can be proud of. I look forward to working with my colleagues and clients to deliver this vision.”   

Colin Brown, head of planning and development at Carter Jonas, said: “I am delighted to have secured Toby as our new Head of Residential Land in the East of England.  He has a demonstrable track record, and has outstanding expertise working alongside landowners, promoters and housebuilders to deliver much-needed new housing projects. There remains an acute need for new housing across the Eastern Region and I am confident Toby will provide an invaluable service to our many clients across the area.” 

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