Board and Governance

The Propertymark Board is made up of industry leaders from a broad range of backgrounds. The board come together regularly through the year to agree the strategic direction for the organisation.

Christopher Hamer

Christopher Hamer

Executive Chairman
Christopher is the former Property Ombudsman, a service that resolves consumer complaints.

Katie Griffin

Katie Griffin

Owner, Sawdye and Harris
Specialist in sales and lettings in the west country and runs a three office practice.

Lauren Scott

Lauren Scott

Managing Director, Trading Places
Based in Ponteland, Newcastle. Lauren is also a licensed insurance advisor.

Nik Madan

Nik Madan

Group Lettings Development Director, Connells Group
Nik has over 22 years’ experience in the industry and is a Past President of ARLA Propertymark.

“2017 has been a year of continuing challenge and difficulty for the sector with an almost constant flow of government calls for evidence and consultations. However, I am delighted to report that despite the challenges facing the sector, Propertymark membership passed 17,000 agents.”

Christopher Hamer 
Propertymark Executive Chairman

Annual Report and Accounts 2017/18

Peter Savage

Peter E. Savage

Director, Simplify Housing Ltd
A senior property professional for 30 years. Peter is a passionate advocate of industry regulation.

Valerie Bannister

Valerie Bannister

Lettings Director, Your Move
Valerie is the Lettings Director at Your Move and a Past President of ARLA Propertymark.

Nicky Heathcote

Nicky Heathcote

Director, Gambling Commission
Nicky has worked on cross government agendas including housing, anti-corruption and counter-fraud.

Helen Herniman

Helen Herniman

Director, Solicitors Regulation Authority
Former Chief Finance Officer for the Law Society of England and Wales with wide experience in change management.

Nathan Emerson

Nathan Emerson

Property industry consultant and former Director of Pygott and Crone.