Suzanne Wolfe

Chief Executive

Suzanne was appointed as Chief Executive at IDS in March 2017. She is an experienced housing professional whose career includes senior roles at Poplar HARCA, The Guinness Trust and London Borough of Newham.



Omar Mapara

Director of Finance

Omar is a qualified accountant with extensive knowledge of housing association finance. He has 25 years of experience and 19 years at Senior Level. He was previously Chief Executive of Spitalfields Housing Association and is a former IDS Board member.



Alan Finkel

Director of Housing

Alan has worked for IDS for 25 years. He is an experienced professional within the sector having worked for several other London-based housing organisations.  Alan is a chartered member of the Institute of Housing and has a postgraduate Diploma in Housing from LSE.



Sean Kelly

Acting Director of Technical Services

Sean joined IDS in 2000, and since 2009 has carried out the role of Senior Project Surveyor. He was appointed Acting Director of Technical Services in June 2017. Sean is a qualified surveyor (ARICS) and a member of the Chartered Institute of Builders.