Claire joined Pinnacle Group in 2018 as Director of Housing to lead its delivery of high-quality and innovative housing management services. In February 2019 she was appointed Managing Director Homes overseeing the company’s housing, estates and property management contracts, as well as Pinnacle People and Connect, a 24-7 contact centre. Claire works in partnership with a range of clients in the local government, institutional investment and development sectors. She sits on the Pinnacle Group executive committee.

Claire is the Independent Director and Chair of House by Urban Splash, a pioneering Joint Venture with Japan’s biggest housebuilder, Sekisui House, backed by Homes England. It’s mission is to build beautiful modern homes in characterful new neighbourhoods using innovative design, Modern Methods of Construction and the latest technology.

Prior to joining Pinnacle, Claire spent a decade in local government as Leader of the London Borough of Haringey. Claire is a former Chair of London Councils and held several senior portfolios at the Local Government Association. In 2015, Claire was awarded an OBE for services to local government.