With over 110 years of combined housebuilding experience, our Executive Board upholds our values. They are committed to guiding Avant towards a successful, sustainable future, building quality homes for everyone.
Let us introduce you to our Executive Board.
Responsibility – Overall responsibility for strategic and operational direction of the Group.
Background – 36 years of UK housebuilding experience, previously CEO for a FTSE 100 developer.
Chief Financial Officer
Responsibility – Supporting the Chairman developing Group strategy with direct responsibility for finance, information technology functions as well as risk management and sustainability initiatives.
Background – 22 years of finance, tax, and regulatory experience within the UK housebuilding industry.
Company Secretary and General Legal Counsel
Responsibility – Providing strategic legal and governance advice to the Business
Background – Over 23 years of industry experience including as a partner and Head of Residential Development at a leading law firm.
Strategy Director and part owner
Responsibility – Developing the Group's overall land strategy. Supporting the business with its land pipeline, identifying, and guiding our ambitious multi-tenure growth plans.
Background – Over 15 years of establishing a housebuilding business, investor, owner, and director roles within the construction industry.
Regional Chairman, All Regions
Responsibility – Overseeing the regional operations throughout the company.
Background – Over 32 years of UK housebuilding experience, previously holding Managing Director and Non-Executive Director roles at other major housing developers and industry bodies.
Each of our regions across England and Scotland is led by a Regional Managing Director. Overseen by our Regional Chairman, this team has extensive housebuilding experience, with a breadth of backgrounds covering all disciplines.
Read their biographies below.
Region – West Scotland
Background – Finance and operational – A big 4 qualified Chartered Accountant with over 20 years of UK housebuilding experience at a FTSE 100 developer.
Region – East Scotland
Background – Commercial and technical – Over 30 years of UK housebuilding experience, previously holding a managing director position at a quoted developer.
Region – North East plus joint responsibility for Group Health and Safety
Background – Construction – vast experience in UK housebuilding, previously holding construction director positions at two other major developers.
Region – North Yorkshire plus joint responsibility for Group Health and Safety
Background – Construction - over 20 years of construction experience with large UK developers including the last 6 years at Avant.
Region – West Yorkshire
Background – Technical and engineering – 20 years of UK housebuilding experience, previously holding a managing director position at a FTSE 100 developer.
Region – Central
Background – Land – Over 25 years of housebuilding experience, holding Land Director roles at other major housebuilders, before progressing to regional directorship at a FTSE 100 developer.
Region – East Midlands
Background – Commercial – 17 years of UK housebuilding experience, previously holding a managing director position at FTSE 100 quoted developer for several regions.
Region – West Midlands (Director in Charge)
Background – Technical - 20 years of UK housebuilding experience at both Avant and another major housing developer.