Ian is the Group Director of Strategy and Communications for the Together Housing Group, one of the largest housing groups in England. Ian is a chartered housing professional and within the Together Housing Group works with the Group’s board to set the Together Housing Group’s strategic direction. His responsibilities include corporate strategy, strategic planning, corporate governance, marketing, internal and external communications, business information, research, risk and regulatory compliance. Ian has worked in housing since 1987, for 5 different local authorities and 3 different housing associations, and has worked at Director level since 2006. Ian also serves on the boards of a number of educational and health related not for profit companies. In his spare time Ian likes walking, running, occasionally playing the drums and is a lapsed juggler.