John MacFarlane BA

Head of Capital Projects

John joined saha in 2011. He manages the planned works programme, new developments and has responsibility for service contracts. He has particular skills in disposals and acquisitions and is currently involved in a programme of stock rationalisation, disposing of low demand stock and developing new homes in areas of high need.

John has worked forĀ 35 years for housing associations and has acquired a unique breadth and depth of experience, including five years running his own consultancy and ten years spent at director level for a large Registered Social Landlord.

John lists his specialties as Interim Management, Change Management, and Project Management.

John MacFarlane

Head of Capital Projects

Other SAHA Team Members

Nigel Parrington

Chief Executive and Board Member

Nigel is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Housing. He has been involved in a variety of NHF and CIH working groups and as a board member of other housing associations. He is a Company Director of Kingsown. He was appointed to the saha Board in September 2006.

Tony Bacon

Director of Asset Management

Tony joined Saha in August 2009 and has overall responsibility for saha's asset management functions, including development, major repairs, maintenance and servicing programmes.

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.