Executive Management Team

Our Executive Management team are responsible for implementing and directing our Corporate Plan.

'Our Future' corporate plan and associated strategies gives us a clear direction for our future.  There are many changes ahead, but we will continue to be a landlord of choice, with a greater focus on developing new homes for a range of tenures, helping customers into work and creating self-reliant communities.

Wayne Gales - Chief Executive

Wayne Gales - Chief Executive

Wayne oversees the organisation which encompasses:

  • Managing the affairs of the Trust in accordance with the vision, values and corporate objectives
  • Liaison with the Chairman and Members of the Board of Management
  • Strategic development of corporate policies and objectives
  • Corporate Assesment & Assurance
  • Stakeholder Engagement, PR & Communications

Andrew White - Director of Finance & Business Services

Andrew White - Director of Finance & Business Services

Andrew oversees the following:

  • Financial strategies & services 
  • Business planning
  • Liaison with funders
  • Legal services
  • Internal and External Audit
  • Income collection
  • Human Resources and Organisational Development
  • Regulation & Assurance
  • Financial Inclusion Support
  • Work & Enterprise 

Judith Burbidge - Director of Neighbourhoods & Customer Services

Judith Burbidge - Director of Neighbourhoods & Customer Services

Judith oversees the following:

  • Customer Services
  • New Customer Allocations 
  • Tenancy Services and Enforcement
  • Specialist Housing Services
  • Services for Older and Vulnerable Customers
  • Community Engagement & Customer Voice
  • Neighbourhood Development and Community Projects

Gareth Rigby - Director of Property

Gareth Rigby - Director of Property

Gareth oversees the following;

  • Asset Management
  • Responsive Repairs
  • Planned Maintenance
  • Modernisations and Improvements
  • Adaptations and Tenants' Alterations
  • Health & Safety and Property Compliance
  • Procurement
  • Grounds Maintenance Services including Caretaking
  • New Build, Development and Regeneration 
 

Andrew Rafferty- Director of Technology & Business Improvement

Andrew Rafferty- Director of Technology & Business Improvement

Andrew oversees the following;

  • Technology
  • Business Improvement
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Management & Compliance
  • Business Continuity & disaster recovery
  • Performance Management reporting