National chairs

NFB National Chair 2018/2019

Incoming National Chair 2019/2020

Neil Walters Nick Sangwin  
Neil Walters
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Tel: 03450 578 160
Nick Sangwin
Email Nick Sangwin
Tel: 03450 578 160

Senior management team

Richard Beresford Brian Phoenix Clive Dickin
Richard Beresford
Chief Executive
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Brian Phoenix
Finance Director
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Clive Dickin
Commercial Director
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Paul Bogle Hannah Carmichael  
Paul Bogle
Head of Policy and Research
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Tel: 03450 578 160
Hannah Carmichael
Head of Business and Skills
Email Hannah Carmichael
Tel: 03450 570 042

Regional chairs



North East

Andy Laflin 
Regional NFB Chair and Joint Managing Director, Gipping Construction
Catherine Windibank 
Regional NFB Chair and Business Development Manager, Richard Jackson Ltd

Nick Sangwin
Regional NFB Chair and Group Managing Director, Sangwin Group

North West

South West



Ross Dickens 
Regional NFB Chair and Managing Director, Clement Dickens & Sons
Joe Cook 
Regional NFB Chair and Director, D.A. Cook (Builders)
Kevin Hogwood 
Regional NFB Chair and Head of Technical and Corporate Services, Walker Construction


Guy Leach 
Regional NFB Chair and Managing Director, Knox & Wells
Membership services team
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03450 578 174