The university has appointed Richard Jarman as head of government and community relations. He joins in September from the Country Land and Business Association, where he is head of comms.
Carolyne Culver also joins in September as head of external comms. She currently heads up the press team at the schools watchdog Ofsted. A new head of internal comms is also expected to start in September.
All three new hires will report to director of comms and public affairs Jeremy Harris.