Nick has extensive experience in housing policy and practice across local authorities and housing associations in both Executive and Non-Executive roles. Built on an ethos of resident involvement, he has led the development of award winning services which have improved tenants’ homes, including transformational regeneration and new build programmes, with a strong focus on environmental sustainability. As a member of the senior civil service he was responsible for developing national housing policies and preparing future legislation.
He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Housing where he sits on their national Policy Advisory Committee. Through the Institute Nick has participated in study visits to housing organisations in different cities around the world and hosted international delegations in return. Nick is also a Visiting Fellow of Nottingham Trent University.
Originally from South London, Nick has a passion for supporting communities to tackle disadvantage. He joined the world Habitat Board in 2018.