Guru Naidoo


Guru started his career at Middlesbrough Borough Council, where he spent 18 years in various personnel development roles, before spending two years as the City of York’s organisational development manager. For 15 years, Guru was the Business Support Director and Company Secretary for Broadacres Housing Association. Guru is a member of the Chartered Institute of Housing, and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

After his retirement, Guru sought opportunities to continue to help the public, and joined the Board of Catalyst in 2014, and was appointed as Chair of the Board in 2016, where he continues to push Catalyst to strive for excellence in all facets of the organisation.