As the Chief Executive, Tim heads the Leadership Team and is responsible to the Board of Trustees for the operation of the charity and in ensuring that Haig delivers for its tenants today, as well as planning to support beneficiaries of the future.
Tim’s service career was in the Royal Navy: originally a helicopter pilot, he spent 25 years involved in operations around the globe, commanding a number of ships and on operations in Iraq, as well as serving as a senior officer in the Ministry of Defence, where he was responsible for the delivery of operational capability to the front line.
Tim joined Haig in December 2020 from the Charity Commission (the charity sector regulator for England and Wales), where he was the Chief Operating Officer. Previously he has held board appointments at British Antarctic Survey, Saga and the NHS. He worked on the ‘Boaty McBoatface’ ship project and once relocated an ice station 23 kms across a collapsing ice shelf.
Want to speak with us, make a payment or report a repair. Contact us in a way that suits you best, find out how below.
Fundraising - Patrick Lyster-Todd
PR & Media - Patrick Lyster-Todd
Development Team - William Lindsay
Grounds Maintenance Team
My Haig Portal
This is under construction and when it’s live you will be able to check your rent statement, make a payment or report a repair online
Main switchboard – 020 8685 5777
Opening Hours: Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm
Call us between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday. Outside our normal working hours, or during special circumstances, this number will be answered by an out of hours service.
For maintenance emergencies, please state that you are a Haig Housing Trust tenant and the nature of your emergency.
For gas emergencies or if you smell gas, please call 0800 111 999
PR & Media
For out-of-hours media enquiries, please call Patrick Lyster-Todd
We will respond to all your enquiries, sent via our contact us form, within 5 working days.
Repairs can be reported by telephone and by email
Haig Housing Trust
12 Elizabeth Street
London, SW1W 9RB