Tom is the Associate Director for Development at pod. Tom’s focus is on strategic development projects and procedures, working with local authorities such as Basildon Borough Council where he is leading the delivery of their new homes programme, and the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham helping to drive forward the implementation of the Mayor of London’s Housing Zones.
Tom is an accredited town planner, whose foundations in development were laid at English Partnerships, the government National Regeneration Agency over a decade ago as a Graduate Trainee working across the country, before becoming a Regeneration Manager for the HCA in East London.
Since then he has managed Waltham Forest’s Housing Strategy team during a period of transformational change in the sector, and prior to joining pod he project managed the development of Park Heights, a 20 storey mixed tenure tower for Community Trust Housing in Stockwell and a 229 home development at South Kilburn for Network Housing Group.
Tom is known for his personable approach, love of jerk chicken and indulgence in fine records worthy of being turned up loud.
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