Our Board Members
The Board of the A2Dominion Group steers and directs the activities of the organisation.
Members of the Board are chosen to ensure a broad cross section of skills and experience within the housing sector.
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Derek has over 30 years’ experience in the housing sector and significant knowledge of social housing finance and governance. A former director of the HACAS Group Plc and Tribal Treasury Services, Derek is currently a non-executive director of a number of quoted and private companies. He is a voluntary director of the charities Homeless International and the London Housing Federation.
David has worked as a finance and treasury professional in the retail sector for over 25 years, holding a number of Finance Director roles at companies including Sainsbury’s and Debenhams. He currently manages his own property portfolio and prior to this was Group Finance Director at New Look.
Caroline has 30 years’ experience in the property and investment management sectors, as a Chartered Surveyor, Compliance Officer and Company Secretary. Caroline was Company Secretary at Grosvenor for over 10 years, and has been a Company Secretary at NewRiver Retail and Compliance Officer at Knight Frank.
She is Chair of the Board at Women’s Pioneer Housing, and Chair of the A2Dominion’s Governance and Remuneration Committee.
Tez is an A2Dominion resident and was previously Chair of A2Dominion’s Customer Services Committee, a representative on A2 Housing’s Resident Executive Group (South) and the founding member of Winchester Residents Forum. Tez currently works at Hampshire County Council in its Drug and Alcohol Action Team.
Caroline has over 30 years professional housing experience, and is Chair of the Customer Services Committee. Most recently, Caroline was Chief Executive of C&C housing trust – a post she held for 6 years. Prior to that, Caroline held a number of Director level positions, with a focus on customer facing operations, in large and medium sized housing associations.
Ian has worked within the property industry for over 35 years, holding senior-level development and regeneration roles at Bellway Homes and Redrow. He is Managing Partner and shareholder of Cox Development Partners, developing mixed-use projects in partnership with landowners and local authorities. Ian is also part-time project director for the North Solihull regeneration project.
Sara has worked in financial roles for the past 20 years and is Chair of the Group's Finance Committee. She has previously worked as Group Financial Controller for Sage Group PLC and as Vice President & Finance Director of eBookers Group, a pan European online travel agency. She is currently Executive Director of Finance (Planning & Resource) for the British Red Cross.