Sara Thakkar


Chief Executive, Colne Housing Society. Chair Of The Board, Eastern Procurement.

Sara has worked in the public and private sector property management and housing sectors for over 25 years. During that time she has experienced Local Authority, ALMO, Tenant Management Organisation (TMO) and Housing Association delivery from both strategic and operational perspectives.
Sara is a highly experienced Board Member. She has been Chair of the National Tenant Participation Advisory Services, Sure Start and Children’s Centre Boards, Police Advisory Boards and Local Strategic Partnerships.
She is currently the Chief Executive of Colne Housing in Colchester, Essex and the current chair of Eastern Procurement.