Magnus consists of a professional team who strive toward providing quality accommodation on terms to suit the individual/organisation.
Steve Widdowson BSc (Hons) MRICS
A Chartered Surveyor and with over 20 years experience, Steve has headed a successful joint venture partnerships with MEPC, Hermes & Caddick and is responsible for strategic management, development & growth.
Debbie Meredith BSc (Hons)
Debbie is a General Practice Surveyor who assists in the marketing of available space and is involved with all aspects of the day to day running of the portfolio.
New Business Director
Vicki is the first point of contact for new customers and handles any lease negotiations. Once a lease is completed, Vicki ensures that a smooth handover takes place to the estate management team. She is also involved in the acquisition of new properties.
Edward Lockyer BSc (Hons) MRICS
Edward is a Chartered Surveyor and has over 20 yrs experience of managing commercial property and is responsible for the day to day running of the portfolio, as well as the delivery of new acquisitions and some key development projects.
Sales Support Manager
Laura is responsible for managing Magnus’ on-line presence & social media to maintain high search engine rankings and relevant up to date information for new and existing customers. With an extensive knowledge of available office space within the portfolio, Laura is also the first port of call for all telephone and ‘Live Chat’ enquires.
Aran Wild BSc (Hons) MRICS
Aran is a Chartered Building Surveyor with responsibility for the procurement and project management of refurbishment schemes, alterations and repair. Aran also provides due diligence services including dilapidations, planned maintenance and property health and safety management.
Paul is responsible for general repairs and maintenance on all our buildings. He also manages our planned maintenance programme and ensures that compliance with our statutory duties.
Estates Support Manager
Carol is responsible for the administration of all short-form lease renewals and expiries to ensure all tenancies are up to date and documented correctly. Carol also manages the portfolio’s Business Rates liabilities.
Nick Hynes MRICS
Nick left MEPC, one of the UK’s largest property companies, to set up Magnus, and has over 30 yrs experience in commercial property investment and development. Nick is a Chartered Surveyor.
Office and Utilities Manager
Claire is responsible for the buying of energy across the portfolio to ensure that the best possible prices are obtained from the numerous utility providers. Claire is also responsible for the smooth day-to-day running of the head office.
Heather has worked in the business for over 20 years and has an extensive knowledge of the properties and customers. She is responsible for the smooth running of the numerous service contracts the company operates in order to ensure that the portfolio is clean, secure and safe.
Mina Ayoob AAT
Mina is responsible for the day to day management of the accounts department, which includes credit control, payments and service charges.
Jerry Green ACA
A Chartered Accountant, Jerry has been Finance Director for several public companies including Gradus Group PLC and Yates Group PLC. He also sits on the board of a number of other public sector and private sector organisations.
Ellen Lewis MAAT
Service Charge Administrator
Ellen is responsible for updating all information from lease agreements to our property database/schedules, service charge year end reconciliations, purchase ledger and ad hoc customer charges.