Eds father, Peter, founded the business in 1986 and Ed took over in 2005 following a career as a chartered accountant and investment banker. Ed has grown the business substantially since taking over the reins but is absolutely adamant the business must retain the qualities his father instilled of excellent service and the building of long-term relationships. Although the business is continuing to grow he can be found regularly meeting with staff to ensure issues are dealt with quickly and landlords and tenants are kept up to date on their properties. Ed is a member of ARLA and the NAEA.
Dimple is an extremely experienced and competent property manager, having worked in this role for a number of companies for more than ten years. She has been personally responsible for portfolios of many hundreds of properties and therefore ensures our landlords know the management of their properties is in good hands. Dimple is a member of ARLA.
Benn is a new member of the team. He is however, a very experienced accounts manager having held various accounting roles during his career. Most recently he was head of client accounting for Currell Residential where he managed an extensive portfolio and implemented various systems to greatly enhance the efficiency of the business. Benn will be using this expertise to drive forward and improve the service that PG Estates provides its clients.
Matthew is in charge of the Sales department here at PG Estates. He is an experienced Sales Manager having run a branch of Douglas Allen for a number of years. He also has a proven track record in building a multi-channel sales franchise having set up, developed and sold his own sales business combining a strong online marketing function with a traditional bricks and mortar operation.
Johnny is an experienced negotiator having worked for a number of big brand agencies during his extensive career in property. He also has an indepth knowledge of the central east London area and is a tenacious operator ensuring he gets the best deals for our clients. Johnny is a member of ARLA.
Ronan is an experienced lettings negotiator and has worked both for the bigger named agents and the smaller, more service focused independents. He is an Islington resident so is perfectly placed to give insightful advice to his clients.
Arnaldo is a relatively new member of the team but has extensive sales experience working for various blue chip companies since university. He is rapidly transferring these skills to the London residential property market, and with great success. Arnaldo is currently studying for his ARLA exams.
Karina is a junior negotiator in the Spitalfields office. She has worked at a number of different lettings businesses in central London during her career and brings a strong determination to close the deal. Having been born in Siberia and being a champion kick-boxer this determination is not easily matched by most other negotiators in the market!
Becky co-ordinates the admin side of the rental process in the Spitalfields office (and helps the Islington office at busy times too). She cut her teeth in the property world by managing a large portfolio for a property management outsourcing business. Becky is in charge of ensuring the referencing and move-in process goes smoothly for our tenants and also handles any mid-tenancy changes for both offices. Becky is a member of ARLA.
Akash is a new recruit to the company but not to the world of property management. He has extensive experience having worked at other firms around London. Akash's role at PG is to undertake regular inspections of properties under our management to ensure they are in good order and to assess whether any works our required. He then liaises with our landlords to begin the process of agreeing and undertaking schedules of work. This ensures our clients' properties are properly maintained and rents are maximised.
Chontay is an experienced property manager and has been working in the field for a number of years. She is therefore very adept at effective communication and experienced at balancing the demands of different parties. Chontay's role is to deal with issues raised by tenants as and when they are reported. She ensures the problem is dealt with efficiently and effectively for the tenant and in a cost effective way for the landlord. Chontay is based locally so knows the area and properties within it like the back of her hand. Chontay is currently studying for her ARLA qualification.
Nancy is the newest member of the team. She assists Benn in the running the Accounts department. A university graduate, Nancy has already worked for a major East London estate agency as an integral part of their Accounts department where they managed over 1,200 properties. Since joining PG Estates, she has quickly made herself a key member of our team.
David is the longest serving member of the team having worked for Peter Gormley long before Ed arrived. He knows many of our properties better than anyone else and can be relied on to deal with any emergency at the drop of a hat.
Milton has extensive experience in property maintenance and has worked for a number of property management businesses around central London. He displays a wealth of knowledge and can turn his hand adeptly, to any number of different issues that arise in our properties. This skill means that problems can be dealt with quickly and efficiently so minimising the disruption to our tenants and maintaining low costs for our clients.