Paul Foster

Paul joined the Friends of the Elderly Board of Trustees in February 2021.

Paul is a Chartered Surveyor with over thirty-five years of experience planning, creating, and operating built assets. Paul was previously a senior executive with ARCADIS, a leading global design and consultancy firm, and is a Director of Castleoak, one of the UK’s leading developers of later living accommodation. He is also Chair of Carlton, a built as-set consultancy, a Director of ETL, a specialist healthcare and life sciences management consultancy, and a Director of Alliance Homes, a social housing provider.

Paul’s other voluntary roles include being a member of the Board of the Royal Hospital Chelsea where he is Chair of the Estates Committee and is a member of the Finance and General Purposes Committee. He is a Colonel in the British Army Reserves.

Paul sits on Friends of the Elderly’s Resources and Investment Committee and Safeguarding Adults Sub-Committee.