Raj Patel

Raj Patel

Chief Executive, Housing Diversity Network

Raj was the founding chair of Ashram Housing Association in Birmingham and has worked in equality and diversity for more than 25 years. He has led organisations and consultancies in the UK, Asia, Africa and Latin America. He has served on several housing association boards, school governing boards, and NGO boards.

He brings experience and expertise in equality, diversity and inclusion, and leadership. He believes the social housing sector can lead a campaign by demonstrating and advocating active equality, diversity and inclusion as the right and best way for organisations and communities.