Leadership & Governance
BCHG is limited company, and an exempt charity, registered under the Industrial and Provident Societies Act, and governed by our Board of Management.
Dr. Abigail Robson (Chair)
Abigail is an experienced senior manager in local government in housing policy, practice and development. She was previously chair of Trident Social Investment Group. Her professional background is as a quantity surveyor. firstname.lastname@example.org
David Gutteridge (Chair of Group Audit Committee)
David is retired and his background is in finance.
Donald is a qualified accountant and auditor with Big 4 experience of internal audit, risk management and governance across the public sector including Registered Providers.
Nigel has been a commercial chartered surveyor for over 25 years. He is currently the Head of Property and Asset Management of Lambert Smith Hampton in Birmingham.
Adam's experience includes senior political, private and public sector management roles, most recently as Head of Community Investment at Family Housing Association.
Maureen has worked in care, support, RP and local government and is currently Chief Executive for a housing provider which delivers a range of services to adults in need of social care and support.
Sarah combines a career advising healthcare organisations on safety and governance improvement with academic research on organisational safety. Previously, Sarah was the Executive Board Director at an NHS Foundation Trust leading on the Trust's quality, risk management and safety improvement agenda.
Craig is Director of Resources at Nottingham Community Housing Association. Previously Craig’s career was in the professional services firms, latterly as Corporate Finance Director with Deloitte UK. Craig also sits on the NHF Finance Policy Advisory Group.
Nigel hails from the Midlands and is a multi-sector independent Non-Executive Director, business owner and social entrepreneur. He is a qualified banker with a professional career in Building Societies, Retail Banking and Payments. He has mutual values and brings broad commercial, operational and digital expertise.
Amanda is Chief Executive of Black Country Housing Group and the appointed Executive Board member.
George Powell (co-optee to Group Audit Committee)
George is a qualified accountant and runs his own accountancy practice. Prior to this, George was a management consultant for RSM UK.