The RSPB's top lobbyist Sally Webber has been appointed as a special adviser to environment minister Phil Woolas, starting in September. The RSBC is yet to appoint a head of government affairs.
BAE Systems has promoted Bob Keen to director of government relations. Keen previously worked in business development. He replaces Julian Scopes, who has taken a business development role at BAE systems.
Lexington Communications has hired a new senior consultant. Craig Jones makes the switch from charity 4Children.
ConservativeHome, the Conservative grassroots website, has appointed The Daily Telegraph's Jonathan Isaby as co-editor. Isaby is editor of the paper's Three Line Whip column. He will replace Samuel Coates, who was recently appointed as a speechwriter to David Cameron.