Neil joined as Chair in September 2018 and is the Chief Executive Officer of Clarion group's housing association, Clarion Housing Association, which is the largest housing association in the country. He has worked for the Clarion group and it’s predecessor organisations for 23 years and currently has overall responsibility for the delivery of landlord services; asset management/investment; customer services; housing management and resident involvement across 125,000 properties.
Previously Neil has been a non-executive director of Richmond Housing Partnership and MENCAP’s housing subsidiary, Golden Lane Housing, which he also chaired. Neil is also currently a non-executive director of Reside Housing Association.
Neil is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Housing and holds the Institute of Directors Certificate in Corporate Governance.