Executive Team

Our Executive Management team manages Raven and are overseen by a non-executive Board of Directors.



Jonathan Higgs, Chief Executive joined Raven in August 2010. He was previously Chief Executive of Oxford Citizens Housing Association and then worked for the Home Group, where he was Managing Director of Home South, before joining us.

Email: Jonathan.Higgs@ravenht.org.uk



Mark Thrasher, Group Director of Finance has been with Raven since March 2012. Mark trained as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG and has worked in housing for 16 years, including Dane Housing and Wulvern Housing. He has a degree in Economic and Social History and is a keen motorcyclist.

Email: Mark.Thrasher@ravenht.org.uk



Nigel Newman, Group Director of Operations joined Raven from Thames Valley Housing Association where he was Head of Housing. Nigel has a MA in Housing Policy and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIOH). Nigel's wide range of housing experience comes from working in housing associations as well as local authorities.

Email: Nigel.Newman@ravenht.org.uk