Tim joined Places for People in 1997 and has over 25 years’ experience in the affordable housing sector, including development, investment and strategic asset management. His role involves the strategic management of £3.5bn of social housing and £0.5bn of PRS and student housing to deliver excellent customer experience, social impact and financial returns. He also leads the Group’s response to the changing and complex operating environment, including addressing fire and building safety issues, delivering carbon net-zero and tackling the impact of climate change. He also leads on the Group’s ESG and innovation work. Tim has a degree in Building Surveying and an MBA from Durham University. Tim joined the board of Places for People Group in October 2019.