Suzanne O'Brien

Image of Suzanne O'Brien Suzanne is a qualified accountant, specialising in taxation.  With over twenty years’ senior management experience working in Dublin and in London for multinational financial services companies, she currently works as a principal lecturer at Canterbury Christ Church University.  There, she is Director Student Recruitment & Student Experience, a role she loves as it gives her the opportunity to lead by example and to inspire the next generation.

Alongside her role at CKH she is the Vice-Chair of the Board of CXK Ltd. An organisation that delivers the National Careers Service in the south-east.  She is also a trustee for BeChange, a charity that works with adults who need support to make lasting change.  Passionate about excellence, committed to leading by example, she believes that both education and housing can make a positive and ongoing difference to the lives of those who want it. 

Suzanne is delighted to be on the Board of CKH; its ethos of being a ‘commercial business with a social heart’ totally resonates with her.  As Chair of the Finance Committee she is committed to providing excellent financial oversight, ensuring that CKH is effectively resourced so that it continues to successfully deliver high quality and affordable housing.