Meet the Executive Team

Alan Lewin

Alan LewinAlan Lewin FIH, DMS, MBIM

Chief Executive

Appointed in November 2008

Alan began his housing career in London in the 1980s and has been Chief Executive of Axiom Housing since March 2009. His previous position was Regional Director of Sanctuary Housing Group for the East of England.

Since becoming Chief Executive, Alan has overseen the doubling of turnover; development of a diverse range of general needs, special needs and new extra care schemes as well as the creation of Axiom’s care subsidiary, Axiom Care.

Alan is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Housing and of the Royal Society of Arts. He's also a member of the National Housing Federation’s Housing and Health Group and the East of England steering Group. He joined the board as Executive Director in September 2016.

Louise Platt

Louise PlattLouise Platt BSc ACA

Executive Director Corporate Services 

Appointed February 2004

Louise is a qualified senior finance executive who has operated at Board level at companies including Coutts Consulting and Ernst & Young with a high level of strategic and commercial acumen. 

She is experienced in managing corporate finance projects including IPO, acquisitions and buyouts. Her experience extends into financial and administrative affairs including financial reporting and control, financial presentations, budget forecasts, audit, international and local taxation and strategic planning.

Louise has worked in a senior capacity at a number of rapidly changing organisations with business operations that span international boundaries and varying service disciplines.

Her broader experience includes the disciplines of human resources and IT.

Stuart Fort

Photo of Stuart FortStuart Fort BA (Hons) Housing

Executive Director Operations

Appointed in January 2003

Stuart is a qualified housing professional who currently leads a team of more than 100 employees delivering sheltered, supported and general needs homes and services to over 5,000 people. Stuart is also responsible for all aspects of our resident involvement, customer services and in-house Axiom Academy skills and training company.  Stuart is also responsible for Axiom Care.

With a strong track record in managing operational teams, he is experienced in negotiating and leading Supporting People contracts and has recently successfully restructured Axiom’s sheltered housing service.

Stuart was previously Regional Operations Director with Hanover Housing Association a specialist provider of accommodation and services for older people. His broader experience at a strategic level includes the delivery of extra care housing for older people and shared ownership housing provision.

Contact information

If you would like to contact Axiom Housing Association please call our Customer Services team on 01733 347135.
Alternatively, email us at:, fax a message on 01733 295520 or send a text message to 07799 760764.
Opening hours: Monday to Thursday, 8.30am to 5pm, Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm. For emergency repairs out of hours call our 24-7 freephone* 0800 585 699.
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