The Communications team can arrange interviews with Anchor experts in a variety of areas. They include:

Jane Ashcroft CBE
Chief Executive

Jane joined Anchor in 1999 and was appointed Chief Executive in March 2010.

She is also Chair of Care England, the leading representative body for independent care services in England.

In January 2014 Jane was honoured a CBE in the Queens New Year’s Honour List.
A fuller biography for Jane is available here.


Howard Nankivell 
Housing Operations Director

Howard joined Anchor in October 2009 bringing with him nineteen years sales and marketing experience from a number of different market sectors.
A fuller biography is available here.


Mario Ambrosi 
Head of Corporate Affairs

Mario heads the Communications team and leads on Anchor’s PR, campaigns and public affairs work.

He is Vice-Chair of the Public Relations Consultants Association’s Charities and Not for Profit Group, and a Trustee at the Employers Network for Equality and Inclusion.

Asa Lehane-Johnson 
Service Delivery Consultant

Asa joined Anchor in 2012 and supports the implementation of a wide range of customer focused service improvements across the organisation.

His areas of expertise include wellness and meaningful activity in later life, food quality, safety and the dining experience, volunteering and housekeeping.

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