WORCESTER-based land and property and asset management company Place Partnership has strengthened it support for county schools through a key appointment.

Rachel Gent, who will be overseeing business development for the education area of the business, has joined the team from the Hereford and Worcester Chamber of Commerce, where she led on business development.

Award winning Place Partnership provides a range of support to schools across Worcestershire and beyond.

Rachel said: “I’m thrilled to have joined at such an exciting time in its development.

“I look forward to building some excellent relationships with the many fantastic schools in this region, which will see real benefits for our local communities.”