Nick Abbey

DFML

Nick was elected Chair of THCH in September 2015.

Until 2015, Nick was Chief Executive of The ExtraCare Charitable Trust, a charity supporting over 4,000 older people across the Midlands and North England. Prior to that, Nick was CEO at Hereward Housing in Cambridgeshire from 1992 until they joined the Sanctuary Housing Group, where he became Director responsible for services for tenants in 57,000 homes throughout England and Scotland. Nick is a former Board member of the National Housing Federation and a former Chair of a Local Strategic Partnership.

Nick is Chair of the Standards Committee at ARCO – Associated Retirement Community Operators – a trade body for both private and not-for-profit operators of housing with care. Nick is also the Chair of Hundred Houses Society, a Cambridgeshire Housing Association with around 1,000 properties, and a Board member at Civitas Housing Advisors.

Committees: THCH New Homes, Development Committee and Nominations & Remuneration Committee.