Ulfat Hussain, deputy Chief Executive and Director of Operations 

Ulfat holds the esteemed positions of Deputy Chief Executive and Director of Operations at Manningham Housing Association. With specific responsibility for housing management, maintenance, asset management services, and strategic leadership in HR, he consistently strives for the utmost customer satisfaction.

With over 18 years of senior management experience in both small and large housing associations, Ulfat brings a wealth of expertise to his role. He serves as a board member at Leeds and Yorkshire Housing Association, showcasing his commitment to the industry. Ulfat is also a distinguished Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Housing, holding a degree in Housing Studies and a Postgraduate Certificate in Leadership. Additionally, he is a qualified PRINCE2 Practitioner, enabling him to excel in project management.

In recognition of his outstanding contributions, Ulfat secured the second position in 24 Housing Magazine’s esteemed “40 over 40” list in 2019. He played a vital role in Manningham HA’s achievement of Customer Service Excellence status and the distinction of being the first housing association in the country to receive official accreditation for promoting equality, diversity, and inclusion.