Cooper Healey

Manager, Manchester Student Homes
Chair of UKTGA

Having started working in Student Accommodation in 1998 whilst still studying at Nottingham Trent University, Cooper Healey has managed over 1000 privately rented student beds in the city as a Property Management Assistant then as a Property Manager for a property management company based in Nottingham. In 2001 Cooper joined Derwent Housing Association as the Site Manager for the Raleigh Park scheme comprising 1200 Nottingham University student and key worker beds. 12 years ago Cooper took over managing Manchester Student Homes, a jointly funded accreditation service for the students of Manchester Metropolitan University and The University of Manchester. Cooper is also currently responsible for the strategic and operational direction of the service, leading on partnership working and ensuring the delivery of excellent student experience with regard to aspects of students living off-campus.