Chief Information Officer

Darren Halliwell

CIO with over 20 years experience and leadership across technology, business and innovation covering numerous industry sectors such as financial services, housing, construction and leisure industries. A highly motivated, commercially aware and successful individual, with experience in providing advice, guidance, strategy and leadership to Exec Boards inc. private equity and VC stakeholders. Strengths • Strategy development and deployment • Leadership and delivery • Rescue, recovery and growth of ICT functions • IT / Digital innovation and transformation • Risk management control and IT Security • Developing data as an asset and revenue opportunity • Influencing and negotiation skills • Procurement & contract management

Current Role

  • Company Name: Your Housing Group
  • Job Title: Chief Information Officer
  • Start Date: March 2022
  • Company Industry: Construction
  • Location: Longridge, England, United Kingdom

Your Housing Group is one of UK housing’s largest providers across the North West, Yorkshire & north Midlands. We’re working efficiently and effectively to build as many quality houses as possible to play our part in solving the national housing crisis. With over 29,000 homes, the business has a large and diverse portfolio of homes. These range from general properties for social and affordable rent, through to retirement living developments and innovative private rental offers. Widely regarded for its expertise in regeneration, Your Housing Group prides itself on providing homes which help people to live independently and on enabling people to get on and off the property ladder at different stages of their lives. With a pioneering, creative workforce, Your Housing Group is a business that successfully combines a commercial head with a social heart.


Previous Company:

  • Company Name: EMIS Group plc
  • Job Title: Chief Information Officer
  • Start Date: August 2021