He was also previously a Head of Area for Surrey and Sussex at the Homes and Communities Agency, where he led the South East’s land and affordable investment programmes.

Prior to 2010, Ken was Head of Major Projects at the London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham, leading the team responsible for the borough’s regeneration and major economic development projects, including Earls Court and White City Opportunity Area and also the Deputy Director of Development at the London Thames Gateway Development Corporation where he led the Government’s strategic delivery including physical investment in the Lower Lea Valley and its interface with the emerging 2012 Olympics site.

Ken was also Head of Land & Property at SEEDA with responsibility for public sector investment in Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, and Buckinghamshire. He led the delivery of major sites including 1500 homes Centenary Quay scheme.