Sajjad Iqbal

Sajjad is currently an Executive Director at The Centre for Inclusive Leadership, having previously spent over 10 years in the NHS working within large Acute Trusts as a senior HR professional.  He is highly skilled in organisational development and design, people transition and integration and employee engagement and communication.

He holds a BA (Hons) in Social Sciences and is a multiple award winning mediator and master practitioner in psychometrics. Sajjad was appointed as an independent member of the saha People and Organisational Development Committee in March 2015.

Sajjad Iqbal

Other SAHA Team Members

Alistair Heron

Board Member

Alistair is a partner in West Country firm of solicitors and specialises in commercial property. He has been involved in several homeless charities for a number of years and is also a musician and an active member of a large church in Exeter. He was appointed to the saha Board in March 2017.

Nigel Hills CPFA

Chief Executive and Board Member

Nigel joined saha in 1984 as a Finance Officer, when the Association owned just 10 hostel properties and one general needs scheme in Bournemouth. He became Director of Finance in 2004 and Chief Executive in 2019.

Jennifer Laurent-Smart

Board member

Jennifer has been working as an equality and diversity practitioner for over 15 years and has experience of working in both the private and public sector. She joined the saha Board in May 2014.