Has nearly forty years’ experience in real estate ranging from development, investment and management services for himself and a range of blue-chip clients. He ran his own successful company for 27 years before selling to Savills Plc. A Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, Association of Residential Property Managers and Association of Residential Letting Agents; he founded the UK Apartment Association, the first overseas affiliate of the National Apartment Association, America’s leading multifamily association; he is a former Master of the Worshipful Company of Chartered Surveyors and Liveryman of both Worshipful Company of Constructors and Worshipful Company of Tobacco Pipe Makers and Tobacco Blenders; he has appeared as an expert on British television. Regularly called upon as an independent expert in residential management matters as well as much sought after for his advisory services. He sits on Admin Burdens Advisory Board for UK HMRC and chairs their Customer Experience Working Group. He is a qualified High-Performance Coach and Chevalier for the Order of Confrerie du Sabre d’Or. Married with two grown up daughters and one grandson he is an avid golfer.