David Edwardsjoined the former Paragon Board in 2011. He was appointed Vice-Chair of PA Housing in 2017. David chairs the Nomination and Remuneration Committee and in 2019 was appointed Chair of the Paragon Development and Construction Services Limited and Asra Construction Services Limited Boards. David is a member of the Development and Assets Committee.
David is a chartered surveyor and a Member of the Chartered Institute of Housing, and a member of the CIH Policy Advisory Committee. He brings over 30 years’ experience as a director working in planning, development, regeneration, housing and economics.
David is undertaking social policy and housing research at the London School of Economics.
Formerly David was Director of Housing and Regeneration at Oxford City Council and Chair of Oxford City Homes, establishing the Council’s development company. David was a Director at Arup, the Homes and Communities Agency, English Partnerships, and Department for Communities and Local Government and a Board member of East Thames.