John Upsher

John is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants. Previously he was Director of Finance at Estuary Housing Association for 5 years and Finance Director at Toynbee Housing Association for 16 years. John is also a board member and vice chair of Advance Housing and a trustee and vice chair of a multi academy trust. He was appointed to the saha Audit and Risk Committee in February 2013.

John Upsher

Other SAHA Team Members

Jo Robinson

Jo has worked in social housing for 30 years and is Executive Director Governance & Compliance for large housing association, Optivo.

Ebele Akojie

Ebele Is currently the CFO at One Housing Group. She has significant corporate finance, governance, risk and strategic financial management experience in the housing sector.

Ian Watson

Ian Watson is a chartered accountant with considerable non-executive Board and Committee experience in both the charitable and private sectors.