Welcome our new Chair Professor Sir Adrian Webb

As of September 2019, Professor Sir Adrian Webb started as our new Chair. Adrian brings a wealth of experience with him.

Born in Newport, Adrian has had an academic career spanning 25 years publishing many books and research articles. Throughout his career he has held numerous advi- sory positions in local and central government. His senior positions have included Deputy Chancellor of Loughborough University and Vice-Chancellor of Glamorgan University.

Adrian has held many roles in Welsh public life including chair’s roles in local and national government, and in the third sector. He is currently a member of the UK Board of the Big Lottery Fund and the Chair in Wales and Chair of the Education and Pastoral Committee and a board level trustee of Atlantic College. Adrian has an affinity with the communities of Blaenau Gwent, having spent part of his early life in the area. This has fostered a strong commitment to enhance the well-being of the tenants and communities we serve.

Professor Sir Adrain Webb

Tai Calon, Chair of the Board