Tom co-founded The Cherwell Group with Alex Thompson in 1991 having qualified as a Chartered Surveyor with Weatherall Green & Smith. Tom has extensive knowledge of residential and commercial development, specialising in identifying prime development opportunities and securing planning consent on complex sites. Tom manages the financial strategy of the business and oversees all investment and development activities.
Alex co-founded The Cherwell Group with Tom Holroyd in 1991 and together they are responsible for the consistent and strategic growth of the rental portfolio. Alex has a vast wealth of experience in both residential and commercial development and played an integral role in establishing the development side of the business.
Paul joined Cherwell in 2006 from EC Harris LLP. A member of the Royal Institute of Surveyors, Paul has over 16 years experience in prime residential & mixed-use development. Paul has held key positions across a number of projects totalling in excess of £750million in sales value – representing over 250 delivered units. Along with Tim Costin, Paul is responsible for all development projects from conception through to completion.
Richard joined Cherwell as Land Director in 1999 having previously held a number of senior positions in some of London’s leading residential Estate Agencies. With over 25 years experience of prime residential sales and acquisitions, Richard understands every aspect of residential development and has an excellent track record of achieving planning consents and optimising land value.
Tim joined Cherwell in 2007 from Gardiner & Theobald LLP. Tim is a Chartered Surveyor with over 16 years experience in the residential and retail sectors including the delivery of successful projects in Africa. Tim has held key positions across a number of mixed-use projects totalling in excess of £650million in sales value, representing over 700 private and affordable residential units. Along with Paul Duddridge, Tim is responsible for all development projects from conception through to completion.
Luci joined Cherwell in 2006 and oversees the financial management, accounting, tax and financial reporting of Cherwell and our investment portfolio. Luci is responsible for all accounts receivable and payable, payroll, preparing management accounts and assisting the Manging Director with the group’s financial strategy.
James joined Cherwell in 2009 and is the Portfolio Manager for Cherwell. James has an in-depth understanding of private rented market conditions, trends, life-cycle planning and tenant requirements. Working closely with Alex Thompson, James’ responsibilities include; tenancy, facility/asset management and landlord referencing.