Darrell has 35 years’ experience in the housing sector and was previously Assistant Director of Housing for the London Borough of Islington. Darrell is the former CEO of Acton Housing Association and Dominion Housing Group.
Darrell’s long-standing career in the housing sector has seen him work for the Liverpool Housing Trust, the Housing Corporation in Cardiff and the London Borough of Islington, as Assistant Director of Housing.
In 1988 he was appointed CEO of Acton Housing Association where he oversaw its successive mergers with Cherwell Housing Trust, Kelsey Housing Association and A2 Housing Group.
He joined the Dominion Housing Group in 2004 as Group Chief Executive. Under his leadership, it became the third-largest developing housing association in the UK.
As a result of the 2008 merger between Dominion and A2 Housing Group, he became Group Chief Executive of the A2Dominion Group.