Meet the Team

 Our team are based at our hubs across Birmingham in
Aston, Ladywood and Kingstanding.


Martin Holcombe – Chief Executive

Joining the Settlement nearly 20 years ago as HR Manager, Martin then became our Chief Exec in 2006. Martin manages and develops the operations of the Settlement to ensure we achieve what we set out to do and that our work aligns with our strategic objectives and vision.

Sukhdeep Gill – Finance & Corporate Affairs Manager

Sukhdeep has over 20 years’ experience in accounts management, she joined us in 2004. As well as leading our finance functions, Sukhdeep is responsible for our places and spaces including managing our buildings, three charity shops and general infrastructure of the Settlement.

Jelena Dukic – Money Advice Services Manager

Jelena first worked with the Settlement in 2013 as a Money Adviser and returned to us in 2019 in a Supervisor role. In 2020 she became our Money Advice Services Manager, leading on our debt and benefit advice services, financial literacy and learning and ensures our compliance and quality for our money advice services contracts.

Rebecca Hadley – Training, Employment & Enterprise Manager

Over the last decade, Rebecca has worked with the Settlement at various points, supporting us in the development of a number of our core services; including establishing our older adults programme, ‘Ageing Well’ in 2007. Rebecca rejoined us in 2020 as Training, Employment & Enterprise Manager and now heads up our Training & Employment team as well as developing our models of social enterprise.