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David Mackenzie - Chief Executive Officer

David joined Craigdale on 13 January 2020 as our Interim Director, and was later appointed Chief Executive Officer.

David joined us after working for over 30 years in a number of roles in Housing including working at a senior level within Glasgow Housing Association, Cube Housing Association and within the Wheatley Group. David works with integrity and has successfully managed change within these organisations and has led teams towards national recognition within the sector. David is passionate about tenants and working in partnership with others to help to make a difference to tenants lives. He has an excellent overall knowledge of all strategic and operational issues and has successfully contributed towards a number of ambitious strategic delivery plans. David’s main areas of expertise includes delivering on strategic objectives; governance review, change management and compliance with all aspects of Regulatory requirements. David is focused on continuous improvement and has successfully managed to lead teams towards outstanding outcomes for tenants. David is passionate about working with tenants to identifying improvements to services and meeting the changing needs of all tenants. David recognises the key role that housing can play within communities and has an impressive track record of working in partnership with other agencies over a number of years.

As interim Director, David is the principal advisor to our governing body and is accountable to the Board for statutory and regulatory compliance. He is responsible for providing inspirational leadership to the Board and the Staff team; for delivering excellent customer services; driving continuous improvement and ensuring Craigdale is recognised as a key strategic partner in delivering housing strategy in Castlemilk.

David has the following qualifications:

  • MSc Housing Studies
  • David is an Associate Member of Chartered Institute of Housing

    Contact Details:
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