New managing director

Young takes reins at Dunedin Canmore

hazel-youngDunedin Canmore, one of Scotland’s largest housing associations, has appointed Hazel Young as managing director.

Ms Young was previously housing and customer service director at the Edinburgh, Lothians and Fife based association, which is part of Wheatley Group.

She has worked in housing for more than 20 years and held several senior management roles at Wheatley Group since 2008, including director of policy and service development. She was south area housing director at Glasgow Housing Association.

Ms Young succeeds Ewan Fraser, who will retire at the end of the year after serving as chief executive for 11 of the 30 years he has spent in the housing sector.

Ms Young said: “These are exciting times for Dunedin Canmore. Just last week, we unveiled our £110 million investment programme, which will see us build 700 homes over the next five years and invest heavily in upgrading our existing homes.”

Dunedin Canmore chairman Thomas Mitchell said: “Hazel has worked with Dunedin Canmore for the past year and demonstrated that she is an excellent leader, who will continue to drive up standards and make the homes, lives and communities of our tenants better.

“We are delighted to welcome Hazel as our managing director and for her to continue to deliver on the achievements of Dunedin Canmore to date.”

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