Susan Aktemel is Founding Director of Homes for Good (Scotland) CIC, and Homes for Good Investments Ltd. She is also an experienced property developer and has combined these skills with her commitment to social change to create Scotland’s first social enterprise letting agency and social landlord operating solely in the private rented sector. Prior to this she spent 18 years creating and growing Impact Arts, which is now a leading Scottish arts charity. Since 2014 she has raised over £8.5million in social investment for Homes for Good, which was named Social Enterprise of the Year 2016 in the Scottish Business and Social Enterprise Scotland Awards.
Susan is also a director Blochairn Housing Co-operative, and a Business Fellow at Strathclyde University. Spare time is spent with her 3 teenage daughters, preferably in Largs or somewhere sunny.