Luke Takeuchi

Luke Takeuchi

Chief Executive, RHA

Luke has worked in the housing sector for over 17 years. Luke started his housing career working for local authorities in Swansea and Newport before joining Places for People Group, one of the UK’s largest Housing Associations. At PfP Luke was responsible for large multifunction teams, leading on various innovative regeneration projects across the South West and North West of England. After spending almost a decade working in England, Luke moved back to Wales in 2014 to take up the role of Director of Housing at RHA.

Since joining RHA, Luke has overseen significant improvement in core services, has extensive experience in governance, leadership and change management.

Following 4 years in post as director, Luke became CEO of RHA in the summer of 2018.

He is a chartered member of the Chartered Institute of Housing and qualified with an MSc in Housing from Cardiff University. Luke also sits on the Regional Partnership Board for Cwm Taf Morganwg.