Jonathan Driffill - Chair


Jonathan is Managing Director of Birmingham-based Friendship Care and Housing. He joined Friendship in 1996 from Walsall City Challenge, with previous experience in economic development and urban regeneration with various local authorities.

He was appointed Managing Director of Friendship in March 2004, having previously been Corporate Director, Housing and Neighbourhoods where he was responsible for managing Friendship’s locality based housing services, neighbourhood renewal and strategy and regeneration.

He is Chair of both Birmingham Social Housing Partnership and the Derby Social Housing Forum; and Vice Chair of Birmingham’s City Housing Partnership.

He is also Chair of Birmingham Race Action Partnership (Brap).