Jeremy Porteus FRSA
Chief Executive
Housing LIN

Jeremy was formerly National Lead for Housing at the Department of Health responsible for its then Extra Care Housing capital programme and known for his thought leadership.  

After leaving the department, he founded the independent Housing LIN, bringing together over 40,000 housing, health and social care professionals in England and Wales to exemplify innovative housing solutions for an ageing population.

The Housing LIN’s knowledge and information sharing activities, along with its consultancy business, provide market insight and intelligence on latest funding, research, policy and practice developments to inform service transformation in England and Wales.

Jeremy was an advisor on the Welsh Government’s Expert Group on Housing an Ageing Population and is Inquiry Secretariat and author of the influential HAPP12, HAPPI3 and HAPPI4 reports for the All Party Parliamentary Group on Housing and Care for Older People. He also co-authored RIBA’s recent publication: Age Friendly Housing: Future design for older people.