Ben has 40 years in social housing the majority of which has been at Director or Chief Executive level and a decade in consultancy. He also has non-executive experience in the housing and charitable sectors and considerable experience and understanding of corporate strategy, governance matters and regulatory compliance. A capable negotiator and public speaker, he also holds BSc (Social Sciences) and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Housing.
*Governance appraisals and reviews;
*Facilitation and training for Board and Executive teams including bespoke seminars and away days;
*Corporate structure reviews and strategic options appraisals;
*Merger advice, support and project management including “horizon scanning”, selecting and negotiating with potential partners;
*Support and advice in the recruitment and selection of senior non-executive and executive members;
*Support, advice and assistance in managing regulatory compliance and interventions including In Depth Assessments.
Key areas of work
Governance / Regulation / Recruitment /Strategy / Mergers