Saeed Atcha MBE - Associate Non-Executive Director

Saeed Atcha portrait - Nov 2020.JPGSaeed joined us as an associate non-executive director in December 2020. This is a non-voting role.

He is the founding chief executive of Youth Leads UK, a charity he established aged 15 and has supported more than 7,000 disadvantaged young Greater Mancunians access volunteering opportunities and skills development programmes.

Saeed was made a recipient of an MBE in Her Majesty the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List, 2019, the youngest recipient that year.

He is a trustee of youth employment charity Generation: You Employed, UK, a Non-Executive Director at social housing group Bolton at Home, an Advisory Council Member to the Care Tech Foundation and Vice-Chair of Governors at his former secondary school, Ladybridge High School in Bolton.

Saeed also serves as Deputy Lieutenant of Greater Manchester.

His greatest passions are supporting young people and mental health. He hopes that his experience of working with young people and increasing youth voice will support Pennine Care through the coming years.

You can follow Saeed on Twitter: @SaeedAtcha