Steering Group

Future of London’s Steering Group includes senior practitioners in regeneration, housing, planning and economic development from across the Capital, and helps guide programming and strategy. The Board of Directors is drawn from the Steering Group and meets regularly to oversee the organisation as a whole.

Please see below for our current Board of Directors and the rest of Future of London’s Steering Group.

Board of Directors

David Lunts (Chair)
Executive Director of Housing and Land, Greater London Authority

 David Lunts is  Executive Director for Housing and Land at the GLA, where he leads the Mayor’s housing, land and development functions. He was previously Executive Director for London at the Homes and Communities Agency and before that, was the GLA Executive Director with responsibility for planning, regeneration, housing and environmental policy.  David’s earlier career included a leading role in housing and regeneration in Manchester in the 1980s and early ’90s and three years as director of Urban Policy for John Prescott at the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister.

 

Judith Damerell
Partner, Head of Planning, Lewis Silkin LLP

 

 

Ben DentonBen Denton (Treasurer)
Strategic Director for Housing, Regeneration & Property, City of Westminster

 

 

Michèle Dix
Managing Director, Group Planning, Transport for London

 

 

Sue FosterSue Foster, OBE
Executive Director for Housing, Regeneration and Environment, LB Lambeth

 

 

Lyn Garner
Director, Place and Sustainability, LB Haringey

 

 

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Executive Director, Regeneration and Housing, LB Ealing

 

 

Stephen McDonaldStephen McDonald
Director of Place, LB Barnet

 

 

Stewart MurrayStewart Murray
Assistant Director of Planning, Greater London Authority

 

 

Brendon_WalshBrendon Walsh
Director, Regeneration, Economic Development & Environment, LB Hounslow

 

 

 

Steering Group members

John Bandler
Director, Property and Infrastructure, Re

Simon Bevan
Director of Planning, LB Southwark

Caroline Bruce
Corporate Director for Environment and Enterprise, LB Harrow

John Carleton
Managing Director, Genesis Housing Association

John Clark
Director of Housing, RB Greenwich

Gareth Crawford
Head of New Ventures, Home Group

Ian Davis
Director of Environment and Street Scene, LB Enfield

Andy Donald
Strategic Director, Regeneration and Growth, LB Brent

Jerome Frost, OBE
Director and UKMEA Leader of Consulting, Arup

David Gooch
Director of Development – South, Sanctuary Housing

Gerry Hughes
Senior Director, Planning, Development & Regeneration, GVA

Neal Hunt
Director of Development, Poplar HARCA

Mike Kiely
Director of Planning and Building Control, LB Croydon

Mark Lucas
Head of Inward Investment and Enterprise, LB Redbridge

John Lumley
Assistant Director, Housing Regeneration, LB Hackney

Angela McConville
Chief Executive, Westway Trust

James McGinlay
Head of Sustainable Communities, LB Merton

Darrell Mercer
Group Chief Executive, A2 Dominion Group

Mary Morrissey
Strategic Director of Environment and Neighbourhoods, LB Sutton

Geeta Nanda
Chief Executive, Thames Valley Housing Association

Jackie Odunoye
Head of Strategy, Regeneration & Sustainability, LB Tower Hamlets

Kevin O’Leary
Corporate Director – Environment & Regeneration, LB Islington

Lucy Shomali
Divisional Director of Housing and Development, LB Waltham Forest

Rebecca Sudworth
Director of Strategy and Communications, Peabody

Peter Taylor
Regional Director – London, Lovell Partnership

Yvonne Thomson
Operations Director, Wandle Housing Association

Tom Titherington
Director of Business Development and Market Intelligence, Catalyst Housing