Guy founded, and until February 2014 was chief executive of, Mayfair Capital a property investment fund management business which manages over £900m AUM on behalf of charities, private clients and institutions.
Prior to that he spent 25 years in commercial property investment, including establishing a highly successful property investment brokerage team at JLL.
As one of the founders of BDL, BCL’s original parent company, Alan has been one of the creative forces behind the success and growth of the Barwood stable of companies over the last 20 years.
Alan has more than 45 years’ regional property development, investment and asset management experience and has delivered more than 4.5 million square feet of exciting and entrepreneurial commercial property schemes worth over £600 million.
Jo has taken a leading role in the creation and growth of Barwood Capital, Barwood Homes and Barwood Land since joining Barwood as Group Finance Director in 2006. Jo’s strengths lie in strategic and financial analysis and control, and she believes strongly in open and transparent communication.
Jo began her career at Ernst & Young before joining Reuters to create and manage an in-house global mergers and acquisitions team.
Having founded BDL with Alan, Richard was originally Managing Director of both BDL and BCL.
His key skills lie in identifying every opportunity to maximise a property’s potential and mitigate its risks. He has 29 years’ experience in commercial property development, involving more than 20 million square feet of commercial property worth over £2 billion.
Ed specialises in investing in and managing commercial property in the UK regions and has an extensive network of regional contacts.
He has over 16 years’ property experience, having been Head of Property at Hotbed and a Partner at Riverside Capital, where he was responsible for the management and growth of a £250 million commercial property portfolio across the UK and Channel Islands.
Andrew has a wide range of expertise and 15 years’ experience in commercial property investment, asset management and development.
Prior to joining Barwood, Andrew was a Managing Director at MEPC and responsible for the asset management and development of mixed-use business parks with a combined value of £600 million. Previously he was a Director of Acquisitions and Development at ING Real Estate Investment Management.
Steve has over 30 years’ experience in commercial and corporate banking, having worked in senior positions at Lloyds, NatWest and Hill Samuel, lending to commercial and residential property developers and a range of corporates. Steve has strong personal relationships with senior executives at a significant number of traditional and new debt providers and has raised over £200m of senior bank debt for Barwood since 2000.
Danielle specialises in the asset management of property across all sectors, mainly but not exclusively, in the Midlands and has over 15 years of commercial property experience.
Danielle is a qualified Chartered Surveyor and was previously a Regional Director at Lambert Smith Hampton and at Millar Kitching, where she was responsible for the asset and investment management of a UK wide commercial property fund of in excess of £120M.
Hitesh is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has an MBA in Business Administration and over 15 years of financial management and commercial accounting experience. Hitesh was previously Head of Financial Reporting at FKI Plc, a FTSE listed company and at KPMG in Audit and Advisory services.
Hayley has over 14 years administration experience and has a Business & Administration qualification. Hayley manages investor relations and marketing. She also assists with our FCA responsibilities and oversees the smooth running of the office.