Clarion welcomes new Board member Doris Olulode



Clarion Housing Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Doris Olulode to its Group Board, Housing Association Board and Remuneration and Nominations Committee, with effect from 2 April 2021.

Doris brings to the Boards extensive global human resources experience gained in a career at Ford Motor Company. Latterly, she was Ford’s HR Director for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Doris also led the African Ancestry Network at Ford and was named by Autocar as one of the top 100 most influential women in the Auto industry.

Doris is currently a freelance HR consultant. She serves as a Non-Executive Director for the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital and the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives. Doris is also a Lay Member to HM Courts and Tribunals Service.

Commenting on the appointment, David Avery, Clarion’s Group Chair, said: “Clarion is delighted to welcome Doris to the Boards. I have no doubt we will benefit from her wealth of experience as we navigate through these unchartered times and continue to deliver on our mission to provide good quality, affordable homes and neighbourhoods to those inadequately served by the market.”

Doris Olulode said: “I’m so pleased to be joining Clarion as a Board member at a time when the home has never felt so important. Clarion has been providing vital support to its customers and its communities throughout the pandemic and I’m pleased to be part of an organisation that can play such an integral role to recovery.”