Jo Robinson

Jo Robinson - Executive Director Governance and ComplianceRole: Executive Director of Governance and Compliance

Jo has led housing association governance functions for 25 years, including company secretarial roles at L&Q and One Housing.  

Originally a chartered surveyor, Jo’s first role in the sector was as a Housing Officer. She’s since held a wide range of roles across the business, including in home ownership, development, sales and risk, which provide invaluable experience in her role today.
Retaining Optivo’s G1 rating is paramount but Jo also leads Optivo’s inclusive approach to involving residents in business decision making and business improvement via formal scrutiny work.
In the past five years, in partnership with residents, we’ve won four National TPAS awards and many Southern TPAS awards.
‘Genuine resident involvement with tangible beneficial outcomes for individual residents and the business makes coming to work everyday a pleasure’

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