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DORRINGTON

Team

Directors

Alan Leibowitz

Managing Director

Alan has been with the Hanover Acceptances group for over 40 years. He is a director of the parent company and all its subsidiaries, and Managing Director of Dorrington. Amongst his other roles he is a Board member of the British Property Federation, and a Trustee of The Royal College of Art. He has been a member of the London Advisory Committee of Historic England and of CABE’S Design Review Panel.

Telephone
020 7590 9433

Email
alan.leibowitz@dorrington.co.uk

Robert Harris

Director – Head of Commercial

Robert is a Chartered Surveyor with 35 years of property market experience. He is a London specialist, and is the Dorrington director responsible for commercial investment strategy, acquisitions and sales. He also takes overall responsibility for the asset management of the commercial portfolio. He held a non-executive position at ING Real Estate Investment Management prior to their take over by CBRE Investors and is a past Chairman of the British Property Federation Commercial Committee, which advises the BPF on commercial lease issues and proposed legislative changes which may impact on commercial property markets.

Telephone
020 7590 9494

Email
robert.harris@dorrington.co.uk

Duncan Salvesen

Director – Head of Residential

Duncan, is a Chartered Surveyor who has been with the company since 1997. He is well known in the residential investment market with nearly 40 years’ experience in all aspects of residential investment, valuation and development.

He heads the residential business and is responsible for the residential investment strategy, acquisitions, and sales together with the asset management of the portfolio.

Duncan sits on the policy committee of the British Property Federation and currently chairs the residential board and committee.

Duncan served on the board of Catalyst Housing Association and its subsidiary Parkside (until 2007).

Telephone
020 7590 9487

Email
duncan.salvesen@dorrington.co.uk

 

Andrew Giblin

Director

Andrew has a background in Investment Banking and has been with Dorrington and its parent Hanover Acceptances Limited since 2005. He is involved in acquisitions, sales, strategy, corporate development and financial analysis for both Dorrington's commercial and residential businesses. Andrew also spends time working with other Hanover Acceptances subsidiaries. He is a Governor of The Dolphin Square Foundation, a housing charity.

Telephone
020 7590 9472

Email
andrew.giblin@dorrington.co.uk

John Kennedy

Director - Finance

John has day-to-day responsibility for all finance, taxation and accounting matters at Dorrington. He is also Group Financial Controller of Dorrington's parent company, Hanover Acceptances Limited. He has been with the group for over 35 years.

Telephone
020 7581 1477

Email
john.kennedy@dorrington.co.uk

Trevor Moross

Director

Trevor Moross has been involved in the residential property industry since graduating from Reading University in 1975 when he joined Dorrington’s parent, the Hanover Acceptances Group. Trevor is a past President of The British Property Federation. He is well known as a spokesman for the property industry on residential property investment matters and is a board member of London and Quadrant, one of the UK’s largest housing associations.

Telephone
020 7581 1477

Email
trevor.moross@dorrington.co.uk

Bruce Thompson

Director

Bruce is a Chartered Surveyor and held positions at a number of property consultancies prior to joining Dorrington in 1996. He is responsible for investment portfolio analysis and reporting, and for the acquisition of commercial property investments. Bruce also runs re-development and asset management of a number of buildings in the commercial portfolio. He sits on the Investor Group of the British Council of Offices.

Telephone
020 7590 9485

Email
bruce.thompson@dorrington.co.uk

 

Management

Mark Barber

Residential Investment Director

Mark is a Chartered Surveyor and board member of the Walworth Estate. He is also involved in Dorrington’s acquisitions, disposals and third party investments. He was on the graduate programme at the Duke of Westminster’s Grosvenor property group, subsequently working in development and investment management on their London Estate holding. Latterly of the Wellcome Trust, where he headed up their South Kensington Estate portfolio, he was named one of Property Weeks Rising Stars in the industry.

Telephone
020 7590 9491

Email
mark.barber@dorrington.co.uk

Garith Brown

Senior Commercial Asset Manager

Garith is a chartered surveyor who joined Dorrington in 2004 following nine years at Capital & Counties plc as asset manager with a Central London focus.

Garith deals with the asset management of part of the commercial portfolio and also has responsibility for portfolio wide issues including sustainability, rates and insurance.

Telephone
020 7590 9444

Email
garith.brown@dorrington.co.uk

Franco Cirillo

Residential Investment Director

Franco is a Chartered Surveyor with over 25 years’ experience of asset and estate management, having spent nine years with the Cadogan Estate. He serves on BPF working parties and his duties including heading up the Build-to-Rent development team.

Telephone
020 7590 9481

Email
franco.cirillo@dorrington.co.uk

Julia Webb

Group Building Surveyor

Julia is a Chartered Building Surveyor with over 30 years’ experience of residential and commercial buildings and estates. Juila joined Dorrington in 2002 and her principal role is to oversee the many building and refurbishment projects within the residential portfolio and to advise on all building related matters. She is also responsible for the portfolio insurance.

Telephone
020 7590 9427

Email
julia.webb@dorrington.co.uk

Peter Yeates

Residential Investment Director

Peter is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, is an experienced asset manager and has been involved with residential property investment since joining Dorrington in 1999. Dividing his time between our trading and income portfolios, his responsibilities include acquisitions, sales and lettings, and concentrating on maximising rental income from both our statutory and market rental assets.

Telephone
020 7590 9437

Email
peter.yeates@dorrington.co.uk

 

James Barwick

Commercial Investment Surveyor

James joined Dorrington in 2016 following four years at Savills where he qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in the City Investment team. His role includes analysing acquisition opportunities, asset management and valuation.

Telephone
020 7590 9435

Email
james.barwick@dorrington.co.uk

Richard Birch

Building Surveyor

Richard is a chartered building surveyor who joined Dorrington in 2017 after a short career break to undertake the Mongol Rally. Richard is responsible for managing refurbishment projects, maintenance schemes and advising on defects within the residential portfolio.

Telephone
020 7590 9409

Email
richard.birch@dorrington.co.uk

Matthew Canfield

Accountant

Matthew has been with the Group since 2007. His role prior to this was Group Company Accountant for a listed company in the retail sector. His primary focus is on the residential portfolio where he has responsibility for all day to day accounting matters.

Telephone
020 7590 9447

Email
matthew.canfield@dorrington.co.uk

Michelle Hodgson

Administrator

Michelle joined Dorrington in 2015 with an extensive knowledge of database management having worked at Hammerson PLC for 19 years. Michelle provides administrative support to the team running the Walworth Estate along with managing the Walworth Estate database.

Telephone
020 7590 9451

Email
michelle.hodgson@dorrington.co.uk

Karuna Hurday

Accountant

Karuna joined the group in Dec 2013 as a qualified accountant. Her role prior to this was working for an accountancy practice. She is involved in a wide range of accounting duties within the group, including the day-to-day financial aspects of the commercial portfolio. Karuna is also involved in other Hanover Acceptances subsidiaries.

Telephone
020 7590 9450

Email
karuna.hurday@dorrington.co.uk

Niranjan Joshi

Accountant

Niranjan is a qualified accountant, who joined Dorrington in 1999. Niranjan's many years of experience working for the group means he has a considerable wealth of knowledge which he brings to his role. Niranjan is involved in a wide range of accounting duties within the group including overseeing all of the Group's compliance matters for tax as well as the day to day accounting for the Dorrington group and its parent Hanover Acceptances Limited.

Telephone
020 7590 9424

Email
niranjan.joshi@dorrington.co.uk

Tessa Kershaw

Sales and Database Manager

Tessa joined Dorrington in 1998 and combines working on Dorrington's sales programme with managing the property and valuation databases. With over 5,000 individual investment interests, Dorrington has a reputation for the excellence of its record-keeping and reporting.

Telephone
020 7590 9469

Email
tessa.kershaw@dorrington.co.uk

Connie Lester

Head of Corporate Operations

Connie joined Dorrington in 2018 from the Engineering Industry and has a background in Operational Management. Connie works closely with the Board members and is responsible for optimising and running the “mechanics” of the organisation across various functional areas.

Email
connie.lester@dorrington.co.uk

Sam Logan

Residential Investment Surveyor

Sam is a Chartered Surveyor who joined Dorrington in 2018 from the Cushman & Wakefield Residential Development & Investment team. Prior to this he also worked as a Quantity Surveyor on various residential and commercial development projects across the capital. Sam’s role includes sales and acquisition, asset management and valuation.

Email
sam.logan@dorrington.co.uk

Lola Louis

Commercial Team Secretary

Lola joined the company in Sept 2006. She has over 20 years of experience and her expertise covers a broad range of industries. Lola provides secretarial and administrative support to the Commercial Team.

Telephone
020 7590 9407

Email
lola.louis@dorrington.co.uk

Adrian Love

Residential Investment Surveyor

Adrian joined in 2016 and is a Chartered Surveyor primarily responsible for the asset management of the Walworth Estate. His role also includes analysing acquisition opportunities, asset management and valuation for Dorrington’s residential business. He has nearly a decade of experience in the property industry, having trained and qualified as a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors within the Managed team at The Instant Group, where he specialised in delivering tailored turnkey workspace for clients.

Telephone
020 7590 9404

Email
adrian.love@dorrington.co.uk

Angela Mercer

Portfolio Coordinator

Angela joined Dorrington in 2017 with an extensive residential property background, having worked at Allsop for 14 years and at W.A.Ellis, a prime central London boutique agency for 12 years, latterly as Head of Property Management. It is Angela’s role to administer our continually expanding residential property portfolio with the growing investment team.

Telephone
020 7590 9446

Email
angela.mercer@dorrington.co.uk

Nicole Thompson

Residential Secretary

Nicole is PA to Duncan Salvesen and Mark Barber and assists with the wider Residential Team when required.

Telephone
020 7590 9434

Email
nicole.thompson@dorrington.co.uk