New appointments at Anchor Hanover

Anchor Hanover has strengthened its executive board with two new appointments; Kate Smith and Simon Glucina have joined the organisation in new roles.

The appointments follow the successful completion of the merger between Hanover Housing Association and Anchor Trust at the end of 2018.

Kate Smith is executive director - business services, with executive board-level responsibility for communications and marketing, HR and IT. Smith has held senior roles in a number of housing organisations, including executive director of corporate services at bpha and more recently group corporate services director at Southern Housing Group.

Simon Glucina is executive director – transformation. He joins Anchor Hanover from Ei Group Plc (formerly Enterprise Inns), the UK’s largest pubs group, where he led the transformation programme from 2015 to the start of 2019 in which Ei Group successfully diversified from being solely a leased and tenanted operator to establishing one of the country's largest managed pubs estates. Prior to Ei Group, he was a partner at the management consulting firm LEK Consulting focusing on consumer services. 

Anchor Hanover chief executive Jane Ashcroft CBE says: “Simon and Kate join us at an exciting time and I am very pleased to welcome them to the organisation. I very much look forward to working with them to achieve our ambition to transform housing and care so everyone can have a home where they love living.”




Other news

Upcoming Events

Dementia Care & Nursing Home Expo 2019

NEC, Birmingham
26-27 March 2019

Care Roadshow Glasgow

Hampden Park Stadium,Letherby Drive, Glasgow, G42 9BA
30 April 2019

Care Roadshow Liverpool

Aintree Racecourse, The Golden Miller Suite, Earl of Derby Stand, Ormskirk Road, Aintree, Liverpool, L9 5AS
14 May 2019

International Masterclass on Dementia Care, Design & Ageing

Iris Murdoch Building, University of Stirling
14-15 May 2019

The Residential & Home Care Show 2019

ExCeL London One, Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1XL
26-27 June 2019

Latest Issue

The Care Home Environment

The Care Home Environment

Mar 2019

A new standard in laundry solutions

Register now to apply for regular copies of The Care Home Environment and free access to premium content, as well as our regular newsletters.