Rod Cahill, BA (Hons)


Chief Executive, Catalyst by Design Ltd Director and Dee Park Developments Ltd Director (appointed 2002)

Rod is a well-known, respected and influential housing professional. His leadership has enabled Catalyst to be an effective commercial developer while remaining committed to wider social change, using the organisation’s financial and organisations strength to build new homes and help transform neighbourhoods.

Rod has led Catalyst since it was formed in 2002, having previously worked in the local authority sector.  He is a past member of the National Housing Federation National Council, Chair of Action Acton Limited (a regeneration agency of which Catalyst is a member) a member of the Nunspeet Group of European Housing Association Chief Executives, and has chaired the G15 group of leading London Housing Associations.