Andrew Smith

Head of Property Services

Andrew joined saha in January 2018. Andrew is responsible for Repairs and Maintenance managing Asset Managers to ensure all properties are safe, secure and compliant.

Andrew has 15 years management experience in housing managing Planned works, Asset Management, Compliance, Facilities Management, Project Management, Mechanical and Electrical works, servicing contracts, GIS mapping and cyclical repairs programmes.

Andrew has a passion for utilising IT systems and developing procedures to maximise efficiency to ensure customers receive an excellent service which is focused on a ‘Right first time’ approach.

Andrew believes the key to delivering great services lies in open, honest communication with contractors and customers to ensure we develop and shape what we do based on the needs and expectations of our customers.

Andrew Smith

Head of Property Services

Other SAHA Team Members

Argiri Papathos

Director of Corporate Services and Company Secretary

Argiri joined saha’s Executive Management Team in February 2017.

As Director of Corporate Services Argiri oversees the work of the HR, IT and Business Support & Innovation Teams, leads on corporate governance and also undertakes the role of Company Secretary.

Pat Cross

Head of Housing, Care & Support Services

Pat is responsible for overseeing the generic housing management and fund raising activities across a dispersed area. She specialises in General Needs, Sheltered, Rough Sleepers, Mothers and Babies and Foyer accommodation.

Zafar Raja

Head of Finance

Zafar joined saha in 2010. Zafar is a qualified accountant and holds an MBA in Business Finance from the University of Lincoln.