Onward Homes (formerly Symphony) has appointed Sandy Livingstone as Executive Director for Property. Sandy joins Onward from Savills.
Sandy’s joins the group’s new executive team and board following a series of appointments in 2017 including; Alastair Cooper as Executive Director of Operations and Lisa Oxley, Executive Director of Finance and ICT.
Commenting on Sandy’s appointment and the completion of the team, Bronwen Rapley, CEO of Onward Homes, said; “This appointment brings our whole senior leadership team up to full strength, and represents a very significant step on our journey to build one organisation. Onward Homes is moving forward with a clear, shared purpose, and now we have the strong leadership in place to make that happen.”
As Executive Director for Property Sandy will be responsible for developing and implementing long-term strategies for property investment, development and maintenance across the organisation, which has more than 41,000 properties across the North West of England.
Sandy, a qualified Chartered Quantity Surveyor, has over twenty five years’ experience in property development and management.
As a Director with Savills, Sandy advised social landlords on property management, development and compliance. Sandy has also worked for Glasgow Housing Association as their project manager for the Glasgow Housing Stock Transfer and was Head of Projects for the University of Strathclyde.