Each Future London Leader is paired with a mentor from across the London regeneration network. These mentors provide invaluable experience and insights from their own career throughout the programme. Please see Future London Leaders mentor profiles below and check back for updates.
Future London Leaders Round Eleven Mentors
Head of Estate Regeneration, LB Hackney
Principal Designer, Physical Regeneration and Design, London Legacy Development Corporation
Associate Director of Economics, Turley
Assistant Director, Regeneration, Greater London Authority
Director of Planning and Development, LB Lambeth
Head of Regeneration (South) LB Southwark
Head of Social and Economic Regeneration, Genesis Housing Association
Equity Partner, Pollard Thomas Edwards
Assistant Director, Strategic Projects and Property, Greater London Authority
Team Leader, Spatial Planning & Transport, LB Islington
Head of Development Management, LB Croydon
Economic Policy Manager, Mott MacDonald
Neil WightmanDirector of Housing Management, LB Lambeth Neil has worked in local government for 25 years, and prior to that worked in Citizens Advice. Starting his public-sector career in LB Camden as a housing adviser, Neil has risen steadily within housing services and is now Director of Housing at Lambeth. He is responsible for managing the council’s 34,000 homes, delivering a major Decent Homes programme, and managing housing needs services including homelessness, environmental health and housing advice. Neil has been a member of the DCLG’s Beacon Advisory Panel and the Legal Services Board’s Consumer Panel. He currently chairs the Association of Housing Advice Services.