New Executive Director of Finance and Information
Our new Executive Director of Finance and Information, Anna Simpson, has now started in her role at Midland Heart.
She brings with her a wealth of experience in the housing sector, having previously been Group Director of Finance & Company Secretary at Bedford-based Grand Union Housing Group.
Anna said: “I’m delighted to be able to join the team at such an exciting time. I have been really impressed by the organisation and the ambitious plans we have for the future so this is a fantastic opportunity.”
Anna’s appointment follows former Finance Director, Glenn Harris being promoted to Chief Executive Officer in March 2018.
Glenn said: “We are thrilled Anna has now taken up this post. Her breadth of experience will be instrumental in helping to deliver our ambitious future plans and next corporate strategy; focused on the delivery of much-needed affordable new homes, and our investment in new technology to enhance our customers experience over the next five years.”
Anna began her career with PwC in London where she qualified as a chartered accountant. She went on to work for the organisation in Amsterdam and subsequently qualified as a corporate treasurer, working for FTSE 100 public limited companies, including Aviva and Whitbread in business-facing finance roles. Anna moved to the housing sector in 2005, where she has held two executive roles in the East of England region, covering both traditional and LSVT groups.