Peter Walters is Group Chief Executive of First Wessex Housing Group (FWHG) which he joined in April 2007.
First Wessex Housing Group owns and manages over 20,000 homes, principally in Hampshire. The organisation’s principal aim is to provide high quality and affordable housing.
Prior to joining FWHG Peter was Chief Executive of English Churches Housing Group. He has spoken extensively at conferences and seminars on Housing, Homelessness and Social Services issues, and has also served as a Housing and Social Services Director with a London Local Authority.
Peter’s background is however as a housing professional, with successive posts in the London boroughs of Wandsworth, Westminster, Barnet and Merton over a period of 20 years.
Peter has served as a non –executive Director on a number of Boards, including a Primary Care Trust, leading lobbying groups such as Housing Justice, and an Arms Length Management Organisation [ALMO], City West Homes. He is currently Chair of Sutton Housing Partnership.