Nick Horne

Group Chief Executive

Nick is an experienced Chief Executive with over 35 years’ experience in the commercial and not for profit sectors. Nick was CEO Knightstone, a south west based housing association from 1998 to 2018 and until August 2019 is an MBA student at the University of Exeter.

Nick brings a wealth of experience to the Group with a proven track record of delivering high end, customer focused services, improving business efficiency, value for money and community sustainability. Nick also has over 25 years governance experience and is passionate about delivering great services and championing customer interests using large scale change and systems thinking to improve service satisfaction & bottom line results.

Nick’s experience includes being a member of the Bristol Homes Board, a former member of the West of England Local Enterprise Partnership and a Fellow of the Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (The RSA) and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Nick is a recognised leader within the sector forging the way for transformational change and delivering positive outcomes for people and places. His leadership approach is strong and consistent delivering measurable results with integrity, maintaining his clear vision to create communities where people choose to live and work.

Paul Butterworth

Executive Director of Assets

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Andrea Lowman

Executive Director of Development

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Jacque Allen

Executive Director of Housing

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Richard Coughlan

Richard Coughlan

Executive Director of Finance

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