David January

David's strengths are in leading organisational management and review, housing and local authority finance, communication and consultation.

With over 35 years of local authority and social housing experience including 16 years as Strategic Director at Waverley BC, David has advised councillors of all parties on Strategic Housing, Landlord and Community Services. He has in depth experience of leading strategic and operational change having led two stock transfers. He led the restructuring of the Council during 2006/7, taking a shared role as interim Managing Director.

His consultancy business, established in 2008, enables organisations at all levels to influence and take advantage of emerging policy. Recent clients and projects include:

David has strong leadership and communications skills facilitating team and individual performance. He leads the delivery of major services and projects with a focused, determined, flexible and pragmatic approach. He has extensive skills in engaging with tenants and residents, councillors/board members, public, staff and fellow professionals.

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