The 2019/2020 cohort of Leadership 2025 participants are highlighted below.
Director of Development and Sales, Gateway Housing Association
Becky has extensive experience in development and project management, having worked within the Development Teams of several Housing Associations including Swan Housing Association, Network Homes and Peabody (formerly, Family Mosaic).
Becky is currently a Non-Executive Director of Citizen Housing Association, serving on the Development Committee. Becky has an MSc in Real Estate Development and Investment and a PGDip in Surveying. Outside of work, Becky enjoys spending time with her family, has a passion for mentoring and sharing her life’s experience to help inspire others.
Director of Community Investment, Metropolitan Thames Valley (MTVH)
Director of Home Ownership, Optivo
Director of Homeowner Services, Guinness Partnership
Prior to joining the social housing sector, Sandy worked for 10 years in the transport sector in various customer experience roles. She has designed and delivered service improvements, service standards, customer propositions and customer-focused strategy for companies including Eurostar, Heathrow and Transport for London (Crossrail). She is passionate about the value of equality, diversity and inclusion, in business and life in general.
Director of Procurement at Notting Hill Genesis
Sandip is a keen advocate of driving efficiency through the supply chain and establishing close supplier relationships, especially important in these uncertain economic times. Working in Procurement gives him the opportunity to work across all business functions and improve the bottom line through the effective and compliant purchasing of goods and services.
Sandip is a keen procurement professional and often attends Procurement conferences, workshops and seminars with the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS).
Sales and Marketing Director, One Housing Group
With an MSc in Housing Futures (The Bartlett, UCL) her main driver working for a registered landlord, is knowing that the surplus from the sale of their homes is used to continue a social mission.
Toyin has a genuine interest in the creation of more diverse and balanced communities. She aims to affect positive change through her specialism and demonstrate just how innovative and socially responsible housing associations aspire to be when developing homes for sale.