Michael Black

Michael joined WElink Homes in February 2018 in his current role and has a wealth of house building experience, having a proven track record in development & house building from operating in senior positions for over 25 years with some of the UK’s leading house builders.


Michael has held senior management positions in Bovis Homes for more than ten years, most recently as Group Development Director, where his responsibilities included planning, technical, housing design, regulatory, commercial, procurement and operational disciplines. Within Bovis Homes, Michael has successfully researched and trialled Modern Methods of Construction.


Michael’s previous roles include Development Director in Linden Homes with responsibility for the entire development process and Construction Director in central London for the Berkeley Group.


In addition to his operational responsibilities, Michael has previously held the role of Non-Executive Chairman of NHBC BCS Ltd, the largest Approved Inspector of Building Control in England and Wales. Michael has also chaired numerous Industry bodies.  He currently sits on the NHBC Council, the Standards Review Group of NHBC and the Standards Committee of Robust Details.  He was also a member of the CLG Code Advisory Group.


A Chartered Builder (CIOB), Michael has studied at the College of Estate Management and the University of Central Lancashire.