Originally from Glasgow, Carol’s career began in housing with Sheffield City Council as a management officer collecting rent door to door and managing a patch. She also worked for Burnley and Bristol Councils prior to joining Northern Counties in 1993, ultimately becoming Chief Executive in 2007.
Carol sat on the Board of the National Housing Federation for seven years and is still involved at a regional level. She also served on the Audit Commission’s National Housing and Regeneration panel.
David was recently the Chair of the g15 who represent London’s 15 largest housing associations, providing homes for one in ten Londoners and one quarter of all new building. In this capacity he was a member of Sadiq Khan’s Homes for Londoners Board.
David is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. He writes and speaks on housing issues and publishes regular blog posts on this website.
He led Moat's new build and sales programmes and led the merger with Bourne Housing Society. He also oversaw a number of major regeneration projects, including Moat’s first PFI. Paul has also led a number of large and complex regeneration projects and stock transfers whilst working at L&Q.
Paul is Chair of g15 – the group of London’s 15 largest housing associations. Paul is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, the Chartered Institute of Building and the Chartered Institute of Housing. He is also a Board member of Gallions Housing Association.
Director of Operations L&Q
Olu was Interim Director of Communities and Neighbourhoods from October 2013 and was a member of East Thames’ board from 2001 to 2008, first as Chair of East Homes, an operating subsidiary, then as Vice Chair of the Group. He has two decades of experience in housing, including senior roles at several housing associations such as Midland Heart, Genesis and Radian. He is also on the board of a small housing charity and is a trustee at Common Purpose.
Prior to that Brendan was a Director at Family HA for seven years. He spent five years at London & Quadrant as a senior manager and has also worked in local government.
Ann was gained the CBE award in 2012.
CEO Designate Metropolitan Housing Association
Victor da Cunha
Victor currently serves on a number of partner organisations' boards and committees, including Bath Tourism Plus and the Public Services Board. He is also active on the Chamber of Commerce, where he sits on their executive committee, and on the National Housing Federation's South West Regional Committee.
Group Finance Director TVHA
CEO National Housing Federation
David is the former president of CECODHAS-Housing Europe, the European Liaison Committee for Social Housing. He has recently been appointed as the new Chair of the board of Homeless International. He is also a co-opted member of the Homeless International Council of Management.
David was awarded an honorary membership of the CIH in 2010.