Our People

John Pirouet

John Pirouet - Group Managing Director

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John has vast experience in the financial services and real estate sector and was previously Group CEO & Head of Growth for a Fund and Corporate Service Provider that saw its headcount expand from 15 to in excess of 100 staff during his tenure.

John's real estate experience includes being a director on a listed Real Estate Investment Trust that owns commercial properties in London with a value in excess of £2bn. He has acted for several large-scale clients including Middle-Eastern & US Sovereign Wealth Funds, and an Institutional German Real Estate Fund.

Simon Buckley

Simon Buckley - Group Director

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Simon is a Fellow of RICS and Registered Valuer, with 34 years of experience in the property industry. Simon established Buckley and Company Limited in 2004 having worked not only in the Channel Islands market but also in the UK and New York.

In May 2008 Buckley and Company acquired the property management business of Voisin-Hunter Limited and in December 2013, Thompson Property Management. Further acquisitions include; Maillard’s Estates in October 2015, Trinity Property management in July 2016, and MDW Building Surveyors in January 2018, quickly becoming the largest property business in the Channel Islands.

Chris Marsh

Chris Marsh - Group Director, Head of Property Management

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Chris joined the business in 2005, with over 20 years of experience in dealing with property in Jersey. As an Associate RICS Member, Chris previously worked for the local government and in the finance sector and holds several Diplomas in Estate Management.

Chris oversees the residential, block, Housing Trust, and commercial management teams within the business; with over £1bn of property assets under management. He is also responsible for all new property management business.

Over the past 10 years, Chris' experience, and contribution in helping developers and clients in setting up new residential and commercial developments, have significantly contributed to the growth of the business.

Leanne Kirkland

Leanne Kirkland - Group Director, Head of Real Estate

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Leanne joined the business in 2017, having previously worked in the UK for a large independent estate agent. Leanne worked as a new homes agent and manager before becoming a Director and head of our real estate team in 2021.

Leanne is a qualified chartered accountant with the ICAEW and has a degree in Accounting and Finance.

Whilst working on larger development projects in Jersey, such as the £70 million Bath Street Redevelopment, Merchant Square, Leanne is also equipped with a wealth of local knowledge applied to carrying out valuations, negotiations, and progressing sales.

Gavin Bartlett

Gavin Bartlett - Director, Head of Surveying

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Gavin joined the business in March 2019 and holds over 25 years of experience in the property industry. Having moved back to Jersey in 2010, Gavin previously worked in London within residential, commercial and retail areas.

As a qualified Chartered Member (MRICS) and a member of RICS, Gavin strives to ensure our surveying team provides a first-class service across both the private and public sectors.

Gavin's main focus is on developing the professional team through promoting continuous improvement and delivering demonstrable high-quality products and services to an existing and evolving client base.

Anthony Morgan

Anthony Morgan - Associate Director, Surveying

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Anthony joined the business in March 2021 as a Senior Building Surveyor, having previously worked for a large global construction consultancy and on various projects for a local property developer as a Chartered Building Surveyor.

With over 10 years of experience within the construction industry, Anthony is a qualified Chartered Member (MRICS) and holds a degree in Building Surveying BSc (Hons) and an MSc in Sustainability of the Built Environment.

Anthony now lends his expertise to a number of projects across the island, with experience ranging from small residential repair works to large commercial projects across all aspects of the Building Surveying profession.

Simon Gale

Simon Gale - Head of Commercial

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Simon joined the business in 2012, having previously worked for an international development company and a number of large UK-based estate agencies and surveying practices.

Having studied Law at University, Simon qualified as a solicitor before pursuing a career in property and gaining a post-graduate diploma from the College of Estate Management (leading provider for the Built Environment).

As Head of Commercial, Simon focuses on Commercial Transaction Management (agency), Rent Reviews, Valuations, Investment and Development Consultancy, successfully advising clients on a range of high-profile local transactions and matters.

Bridie Newsham

Bridie Newsham - Sales Consultant

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Bridie has recently returned to Jersey after living in Asia and working for one of the world's largest international banks.

With over a decade of experience in High-Net-Worth Relationship Management and Mortgage Lending, Bridie has excessive experience in the local mortgage market, property management, and sales negotiating, interior design, property developments and lettings.

Her all-encompassing knowledge and passion for the industry mean that Bridie can deliver a quality service and ensure her clients' visions become reality.

Michael Dean

Michael Dean - Sales Consultant

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Michael joined the business in 2015 having worked within the industry for 49 years and having experience in both residential and commercial practices, including one of the leading UK firms with international expertise in high-net-worth transactions.

Michael is a vital part of the team and brings with him a lifetime's experience. Michael regularly meets clients with whom he has previously acted for and prides himself on establishing long-term, trusted relationships and memorable experiences.

David Voak

David Voak - Sales Consultant

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David joined Maillard & Co in October 2022 when the company acquired Moore Properties, having spent 17 years at the helm of Moore Properties as Managing Director and owner. In that time David worked on all aspects of Residential Sales and Property Management.

Prior to that, David spent 20 years in aviation as an airline captain operating throughout Europe and including 5 years in a Senior Management role.

David is dedicated to delivering consistently high standards of service. With his pragmatic approach to problem solving and can-do attitude, David prides himself on his ability to create long term business relationships.

Donald Meiklejohn

Donald Meiklejohn - Sales Consultant

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Donald has vast experience in the residential property sector in Jersey, having worked at Moore Properties Ltd for many years and previously within the hospitality and hotel management industry.

Along with his AML and compliance expertise, Donald specialises in first-time buyer, buy-to-let and family purchases and also brings a broad spectrum of property development sales experience to the Real Estate team.

Kerri Boocock

Kerri Boocock - Lettings Manager

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Kerri joined the business in 2020 having gained six years of previous experience within another local Estate Agent, working within Lettings. Kerri started her career as an Administrative member of staff and has since quickly worked her way up within the industry, now working as a Lettings Manager responsible for finding tenants' new homes and helping landlords rent their properties.

Kerri is now working towards achieving a Level 3 in Lettings & Property Management and possesses a strong rapport with tenants, landlords, and clients to ensure their property complies with the residential tenancy law.

Tommy A’Court

Tommy A’Court - Consultant

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Tommy started his career with H.W.Maillard and Son, well-known local auctioneers, estate agents and funeral directors on the 10th of May 1971 at the age of twenty years old. He was `the boy` working across all aspects of the business but soon concentrated on the property and land sector.

Tommy was also well known at Glencoe where auction sales were held and became one of the auctioneers for many years. When the business became a local limited company in the late nineteen seventies, he was appointed Director and became Managing Director from 1991 until 2010.

He continued to work for the Estate Department until he reached 65 years old when Simon Buckley acquired the business. At the age of 71 Tommy is still firmly part of the furniture, working part time dealing with sales and land valuations.

Grace Boardman

Grace Boardman - Marketing Manager

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Grace joined the team in May 2022 as Marketing Manager, having previously worked in marketing within the property and construction industry for over 3 years.

After studying English and Business Studies at Loughborough University, Grace completed a PR internship before joining Bellway Homes' Graduate programme and progressing to Group Marketing Coordinator.

Grace is responsible for all marketing aspects for the Maillard and Co business, with a focus on digital platforms, campaigns and events.

Greg Sinclair

Greg Sinclair - Manager, Commercial Property

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Greg joined the business in 2017 having previously worked as a general manager and acquiring an abundance of experience within the property management sector both in Jersey and overseas.

Now working for the business as a Senior Commercial Property Manager within the Property Management team, Greg spends his time liaising with a variety of commercial clients to ensure the smooth running of our tenanted properties and assisting in full-scope management from daily issues to service charge accounts.

Greg prides himself on creating a tailored experience for all our clients, establishing trusted relationships and maintaining a consistent and quality service.

Andrew Durham-Waite

Andrew Durham-Waite - Consultant

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Andrew joined the business in 2017 and has a wealth of experience in construction, property management, and development, having worked on numerous large-scale construction projects in both the public and private sectors.

As Building Engineer and Chartered Surveyor, MRICS, and a Member of the Associations of Buildings Engineers; Andrew has excellent technical knowledge, gained through years of practical contracting experience, and his problem-solving abilities have been found to be invaluable to many of his previous employers and clients alike.

A strong team member, Andrew's focus is always on delivering excellent customer service.

Clare Richmond

Clare Richmond - Graduate Building Surveyor

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Clare joined the business in 2018 as a residential Block Manager after working for the States of Jersey Housing Department for nine years, assessing applicants' situations and living conditions for Social Housing.

Having worked for the business for three years, Clare has almost completed a four-year Building Surveying degree and is also working towards her Chartership under the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

Clare assists with a wide range of projects for both the commercial and residential sector and within the Surveying Team.

Paul Baxter

Paul Baxter - Manager, Residential Property

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Paul recently joined the company having acquired experience in a multitude of client-facing roles within the hospitality and retail sectors.

Paul now spends his time managing a large portfolio of privately owned properties and blocks ensuring communal areas and amenities are maintained to the highest of levels.

Jess Sloan

Jess Sloan - Senior Property Manager

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Jess originally joined the team back in 2013 for a 6-year period, before leaving to broaden her knowledge and expand her client network.

Jess now returns to Maillard & Co with over a decade of management experience. She holds a degree in General Surveying Practices and working towards the MRICS accreditation.

Jess forms part of the residential block management team with a passion for her work and providing a high standard of service and expertise to all her clients.

Katie Purden

Katie Purden - Property Manager

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Katie joined the business in August 2021. Before venturing into Property Management Katie spent eight years working in the Marine Industry in SuperYacht Management, during which time she achieved a qualification in SuperYacht Operations.

Since joining the business as a Property Manager, Katie ensures that transferable skills such as administrative and organisational expertise are applied to her current role in block management for a portfolio of properties.

Katie prides herself in providing a high level of service to all clients.

Sam Graham

Sam Graham - Manager, Residential Property

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Sam joined the business in March 2019, with existing experience in the finance sector, and has previously worked as a Property Manager in Jersey, gaining 10 years of experience and knowledge in all aspects of the rental market.

Sam now manages a large portfolio of private residential properties and has a wealth of customer service skills which enable her to maintain strong working relationships with her clients, tenants, and contractors to ensure all our properties are well looked after.

Mark Sinden

Mark Sinden - Manager, Residential Property

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Mark has worked within the lettings and property management industry in Jersey since 2009, having previously worked in Spain within this sector for 8 years prior.

Mark forms part of Maillard & Co's highly experienced Property Management team and believes that strong relationships with landlords, tenants and contractors are paramount to providing an excellent service.

Greg Savage

Greg Savage - Property Manager

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Greg worked within the hospitality sector for over 30 years gaining invaluable experience within a variety of customer services roles which included managing and running several catering establishments.

Having joined the company in 2019 as a Residential Property Manager, Greg's main responsibilities include all aspect of managing residential apartments, houses and lodging houses.

Leanne Renouf

Leanne Renouf - Property Manager

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Leanne is a Property Manager at Maillard and Co, having worked in the industry since 2014. Prior to property management, Leanne previously worked in Project Management within the UK motor industry.

Leanne returned to the business in 2022, after taking a short career break in 2020 to start a family. Leanne returns in a part time role, allowing her to find the perfect work life balance to suit her and her family.

Leanne's attention to detail and previous experience helps her deliver in her role and responsibilities as a Property Manager.

Caroline Fernandes

Caroline Fernandes - Senior Housing Trust Property Manager

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Caroline joined the business in 2016, having previously spent 17 years in Offshore Finance. Caroline has also worked in hospitality in senior management roles, together with the States of Jersey, Social Security department.

Caroline head's the Trust Housing Team managing over 600 properties together with Associations for homeowners living within the estates part-owned by the Trust.

Caroline chair's regular meetings with the Trustees, Associations and Tenant Representatives ensuring income and costs are managed and ensuring 100% customer service is delivered at all times.

Steve Simpkin

Steve Simpkin - Housing Trust Property Manager

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Steve Simpkin joined the business in February 2021, having developed a wealth of experience within property management, both in the UK and Jersey.

Now, with over 20 years of experience, Steve administers a large portfolio of properties within the Housing Trust sector on behalf of; CTJ Housing Trust, FB Cottages Housing Trust and Clos de Paradis Housing Trust - non-profit organisations with the principal objective of providing affordable housing in Jersey.

Steve prides himself on providing customers with exceptional customer service, ensuring their needs are met in line with our business objectives and successfully matching prospective tenants to properties.

Lisa Bizouarn

Lisa Bizouarn - Housing Trust Manager Support

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Lisa began working for the business in 2017 having previous experience working within office administration roles both in HR Departments and the Insurance sector.

Lisa now works as a Housing Trust Manager within the Social Housing Team and her main duties include property maintenance, processing invoices, liaising with tenants and supporting the Trust Property Managers.

Lisa is passionate about making a difference and takes great pride in helping local residents that require further assistance or support with social housing.

Natalie Cummins

Natalie Cummins - Assistant Property Manager, Housing Trust

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Natalie joined Maillard & Co in November 2022 in the role of Assistant Property Manager.
She is responsible for providing support to the Trust Housing Team and the 600+ properties that they manage.

Natalie works at Maillard & Co on a part time basis as she also continues to operate her own Indian Head Massage business.

Max Greenwood

Max Greenwood - Assistant Property Manager

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Max joined the business as an Assistant Property Manager in June 2021 having previously worked in audit and assurance at PwC.

Having successfully gained three A Levels in Business, Finance, and IT, Max now works as an Assistant Property Manager facilitating the property managers in their day-to-day duties and helping to ensure that the properties being looked after are maintained in line with business standards.

Jack Matthews

Jack Matthews - Assistant Property Manager

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Jack joined the team in 2021 as an Assistant Property Manager having previously worked as a Residential Officer at the prison for ten years.

The various courses, experiences and skills that Jack gained in his previous role have allowed him to transition to his new position at Maillard and Co and assist the Property Managers in their day-to-day tasks and responsibilities.

Debbie Welsh

Debbie Welsh - Front of House

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Debbie joined the business in January 2022 as a permanent member of the team with the role of Front of House.

Previously to joining Maillard and Co, Debbie worked as a Health Care Assistant at the General Hospital for 4 years on the Endoscopy Ward.

Since joining the business Debbie's administrative, organisational skills and customer service experience have assisted her in her new role.

Vinnie Hayes

Vinnie Hayes - Assistant Property Manager

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Vinnie joined the business as an Assistant Property Manager in March 2022 having previously worked in audit and assurance at Ernst and Young for 3 years.

Having achieved A-levels in English Literature, Psychology and Business, Vinnie's transferable organisational skills are put to good use in his role facilitating the Property Managers in their day-to-day duties and helping to ensure that our clients at Maillard and Co are provided with a high level of service.

Jane Hawthorn

Jane Hawthorn - Accounts Assistant

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Jane joined the business in 1982, having previously worked in London for a large Property Management Company.

As a trusted member of the team and with over 39 years of experience in day-to-day procedures within the accounts department Jane provides invaluable support to the wider team, assisting in areas such as the downloading of bank statements, allocation of funds received, and bank reconciliations.

Natalie Rowe

Natalie Rowe - Accounts Assistant

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Natalie joined the business 37 years ago after leaving school and working for the Company as an Office Junior carrying out basic roles including doing the post, answering the telephone, and assisting in the management of rent payments.

Over the years, Natalie then progressed to Secretary to MD before pursuing a career in accounts, book-keeping, and going on to manage payment of Suppliers.

Natalie is now responsible for processing and payment of all Supplier invoices, recording of all tenant deposits, payment of all refunds, dealing with day-to-day general queries with suppliers and helping colleagues resolve any issues.

Lisa Herridge

Lisa Herridge - Accounts Assistant

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Lisa is an Accounts Assistant and joined the business in April 2018, having previously worked as a Finance Assistant for a local business and gaining over 22 years’ experience within the finance sector.

Lisa is a vital team member and her main responsibilities include; working in accounts receivable, receiving client rent payments, and supporting the wider team with general admin requirements.

The experience that Lisa has gained within the industry has enabled her to maintain professional, competent and accurate bookkeeping whilst ensuring a high level of customer service.

Teresa Cracknell

Teresa Cracknell - Secretary

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Teresa joined the business in 2013 and her primary role is to provide secretarial and administrative services to our Social Housing Trusts whose properties are managed by Maillard & Co. Teresa also lends her skill set to the accounts department assisting with the input of contractor's invoices.

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