Cedric Levy became involved with the ECA in 2018 and has been the Treasurer since 2019. He is most involved with the Luncheon Club and our Quiz Nights, though being a trustee means he gets involved in all of our activities. He most enjoys interacting with our members and the young people at our Careers days.
He studied Biochemistry and Social Science at Bangor University in the 1970s. After this he worked for 10 years in retail management. From there he moved into Children’s Services in Local Government, initially as an Admin Manager and then as a Management Accountant; he spent 30 years in total working for Haringey then Hackney council.
Is an experienced Head of Human Resources with a track record of achievement in the Public Sector working recently within the Arm’s Length Management Organisation (ALMO) and Ascham Homes. A wide range of generalist and specialist HR experience gained within a large unionised public sector environment and diverse workforce spanning over thirty years.
An ability to understand the demands and needs of others, and an ability to sustain a balanced view. Good communication skills and the ability to present hard facts in a palatable manner. Well regarded also for strong mentoring skills and the ability to motivate others by leading rather than by taking over.