Chief Executive of Thames Valley Housing
Geeta joined Thames Valley Housing Association (TVHA) as CEO in April 2008. Thames Valley Housing has around 15,000 homes of which 5,500 are for social rent and the remainder are shared ownership, key worker housing, student housing, management of equity loans and market rent. It operates within London and into Surrey, Berkshire, Hampshire and Aylesbury. It is a large developer of new homes having produced over 4,000 homes over the last 5 years and has a strategic partnership with Galliford Try to build homes for market sale under the Linden brand. TVHA has a strong emphasis on employment and training for residents and works with a large number of local community organisations where it provides funding for local support.
Geeta has previously worked for Housing Associations over the last 23 years and prior to joining TVHA was Group Operations Director at Notting Hill Housing Trust. In 2012 Geeta launched FIZZY, the private rental subsidiary of TVHA, which has attracted £200m of investment from a sovereign wealth fund.