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 Hamer was the Property Ombudsman for 2006 to 2015. He took up the role of Propertymark Executive Chairman in 2016.

Nicky Heathcote

Nicky Heathcote

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

Simon Wilkinson

Simon Wilkinson

Managing Director, Wilkinson Estate Agents
Simon is the director of a multi-practice independent estate agency based in Leighton Buzzard and Milton Keynes.

Valerie Bannister

Valerie Bannister

Lettings Compliance Director, Your Move and Reeds Rains 
Valerie is based in Southampton and is a Past President of ARLA Propertymark.

Annual Report and Accounts 2019

'As a leading professional body, Propertymark sets out to ensure members are made aware of likely forthcoming changes so that they can develop procedures and approach to dealing with matters. Importantly Propertymark promotes training and qualification to raise standards.

'During 2019 membership numbers have increased by 3% to 17,569.'

Christopher Hamer 
Propertymark Executive Chairman

Annual Report and Accounts 2019

Nathan Emerson

Nathan Emerson

Property Industry Consultant
Nathan is an experienced consultant, guiding both estate agents and property industry related companies across the UK.

John Paul

John Paul

Managing Director, Castledene Sales & Lettings
Based in the North East Castledene are the Sunday Times Letting Agent of the Year 2016.

Richard Selwyn

Richard Selwyn

Consultant, Richard Selwyn Ltd
Richard started his Estate Agency career in 1981 and has a wealth of experience in both sales and lettings both in London and Hertfordshire.

Katie Griffin

Katie Griffin

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

Helen Herniman

Helen Herniman

Former Chief Finance Officer for the Law Society of England and Wales with wide experience in change management.