Gillian Walton

Appointed: September 2014

Declarations of interest: None

Gillian has over 35 years of social housing experience. She worked in two London housing associations before becoming a consultant with Chapman Hendy Associates and joining the project team on the stock transfer that resulted in Mid Beds Housing Association, later Aragon. She joined Aragon in 1999, initially to implement a restructure, and stayed for 11 years, project managing the second transfer of Mid Beds homes to Aragon and the stock transfer that created South Northants Homes, leading to the development of Grand Union Housing Group.

Gillian became a Board member in 2014 and is Chair of the Governance & Remuneration Committee and a Senior Independent Director of the Group Board.