Eloise Francis Director of Innovation at BRE

Eloise Francis

Eloise has extensive experience in leading change in diverse technical teams across engineering, real estate, property management, and construction projects. Alongside her considerable profile within the industry, Eloise has played a key role leading the construction and property sector in its approach to health, safety and wellbeing, and more recently, enterprise risk and sustainability. Eloise … Continue reading “Eloise Francis”

Paul Heatherington

Paul Hetherington

Paul is a serving Trustee on the BRE Trust Board and interim Non-Executive Director of the BRE Group Board.  He is an experienced senior construction sector leader having spent over 30 years in the industry, with experience that has included the BSS Group, Rugby Group, 20 years as Managing Director at a number of The … Continue reading “Paul Hetherington”

Phil Wibraham

Phil Wilbraham

Phil is Chairman of the BRE Trust Board and interim Chairman of the BRE Group Board.  Phil has spent 40 years working in the construction industry and is currently a Non-Executive Director of Keltbray, Wilson James and the Epsom and St Helier NHS Trust, and Chair of Trustees of the BAA Pension Scheme. Previously he … Continue reading “Phil Wilbraham”

Kirsten Lord

Kirsten works with the Board and Executive Team to agree a holistic view of the strategic development of BRE, ensuring a common understanding of our vision and direction and agreement on priorities. Her role fosters strategic thinking, supporting the Board in planning the strategic direction and the Executive team in maintaining big picture focus whilst … Continue reading “Kirsten Lord”


Mal Sivapunniyan

Mal is currently the Executive Director, Risk and Audit at Dentsu Group Inc and Director of Risk and Audit at Dentsu International. She is responsible for leading a high-profile global Risk and Audit function which thrives in a fast-paced, complex and entrepreneurial environment. She has extensive Audit Committee and Risk Committee experience and works with … Continue reading “Mal Sivapunniyan”

Simon Alderson

As Director of Commercial and Products, Simon has full revenue responsibility across the BRE Group. He works across BRE to bring together our commercial, marketing, lead generation and business development activities into a cohesive strategy and plan Prior to joining BRE Simon was Vice President at Pitney Bowes Software, leading the EMEA Division to deliver … Continue reading “Simon Alderson”

Jane Goddard

As Director of Corporate Affairs Jane will works across BRE to bring together our brand, communication, corporate and public affairs activities to increase awareness and engagement with BRE. She is also working to increase the value of the partnerships that BRE has with our key stakeholders and to develop and implement an effective communications strategy … Continue reading “Jane Goddard”

Baroness Young of Hornsey

Baroness Young of Hornsey OBE is a crossbench peer. Her early career was as a residential social worker in the London Borough of Islington and an actress. Lola chaired the 2017 Booker Prize and the 2018 UK Modern Slavery Influencers’ Index. She is active on ethical issues and is Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group … Continue reading “Baroness Young of Hornsey”

Stuart Wright

Stuart Wright, as Aviva Plc Group Property and Facilities Director, has a wide remit that includes all operational property acquisitions and disposals, facilities management and Group Carbon and Energy management as part of running the worldwide portfolio. Stuart is Chair of the UK Living Wage Foundation Advisory Council. The Advisory Council provides advice and guidance … Continue reading “Stuart Wright”