Su Sayer

Su Sayer

Founder and director, United Response

Su Sayer CBE was the co-founder and chief executive at United Response for 40 years until she stepped down in 2014 to take on a part-time post as founder director for three years.

United Response supports people with learning disabilities, mental health or physical support needs, with 3,500 staff supporting people across England and Wales.

Awarded an OBE in 2000 for services to disabled people and a CBE in 2013, Sayer also received the Outstanding Achievement Award at the 2003 Charity Awards.

She has served on the boards of several government bodies and charities and is currently chair of the Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) and a trustee of The Silverline Helpline and The Urology Foundation.

Sayer is also an honorary senior visiting fellow in the faculty of management at Cass Business School, City University and vice chair of Seaford College.

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United Response's Easy News publication won a Charity Award 2014

In Su Sayer’s final year as chief executive of United Response, the charity she founded 40 years earlier posted record income of £77m and had reserves of £14.2m.

Su Sayer to become chair at the Campaign to Protect Rural England

Su Sayer, the founder and outgoing chief executive of United Response, will join the Campaign to Protect Rural England next month.

Su Sayer steps down as United Response chief executive after 40 years

Su Sayer, founder and chief executive of disability charity United Response, will step down after 40 years, the charity announced today.

Su Sayer CBE, chief executive, United Response

January’s launch of Easy News has helped to level the playing field for people with learning disabilities, says Su Sayer.

United Response: 'Our chief executive has stayed for 40 years'

Maurice Rumbold, chair of United Response offers his thoughts on why having the same chief executive for 40 years works has worked so well for the charity.

Top 100 Chief Executives Survey

Vibeka Mair reviews the leaders of the UK’s largest charities.

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