The firm has brought in Tom Edgerley from Exemplar as development director

Developer U+I has confirmed three hires to its senior delivery team.

Former Laing O’Rourke pre-construction director Mark Richardson has joined as the firm’s director of delivery.

Meanwhile, Tom Edgerley and Matt Simpson have been appointed as development directors.

Edgerley was previously at rival client Exemplar, where he was senior development manager working on projects including the mixed-use scheme Fitzroy Place in London’s Fitzrovia district.

Sampson is an internal promotion. He is currently working on the group’s development’s 12 Hammersmith Grove and 1 Brunel Place in Slough.

U+I chief executive Matthew Weiner said: “These new appointments will help ensure we continue to grow as a business and deliver our vision to create long-lasting economic and social change for the communities in which we build, and sustainable value for our shareholders.”