Nick has worked in the construction and development industry for the past 10 years. After gaining a degree in Real Estate Management he joined Michael Shanly Homes as a land buyer. After learning his trade in land acquisition Nick joined a smaller residential developer as land & planning manager before joining St James’s Investments in New Bond Street, a development partner of Tesco Stores. At St James’s he gained vital experience in town centre mixed use schemes, leading development teams of up to 20 consultants for retail led sites including some of the largest stores in the country and over 2000 residential units, specialising in detailed financial appraisals and value engineering of complex construction methods. With this variety of experience Nick decided to fulfil an ambition and set up his own company. Initially he started project managing for private clients advising on development, then in early 2010 he founded Manor Park Construction. The company has become established as a leading local contractor and has seen rapid growth from its inception, with further growth predicted for this financial year. On the success of MPC and his past development experience Nick decided to set up MPD & MPSB feeling he had a very rounded knowledge & good level of understanding of what it takes to be a successful property developer.
Peter started off his career as an accountant, working for high profile companies such as Mercedes Benz before getting the property bug. Since leaving the accounting industry over 30 years ago Peter has gained a high level of understanding & knowledge of both commercial & residential property development and construction. He has previously owned a successful residential development company and has also held managing director and contracts director positions within commercial construction and development companies. Peter set up Manor Park Construction with Nick in 2010 operating as construction director responsible for all site works. Peter will be running the site construction teams & subcontractors for both MPC & MPSB.
Tom has a wealth of experience in both commercial and residential property across the UK, specifically development, valuation and investment. Tom received an honours degree in Real Estate Management and previously worked at CB Richard Ellis advising private clients and institutional funds on their UK holdings, most notably the Derwent London and Covent Garden London portfolios. After taking a sabbatical from Chartered surveying to train and row across the Indian Ocean in a four man boat, setting a new world record, Tom felt the need for a new 'land based challenge'. He has joined Nick and the team to set up and grow the investment side of the business, which is fundamental to the success of MPD.