A seasoned entrepreneur and property developer, Martin set up, grew and sold his first technology business directly after leaving university with a Business Computing degree.
Martin is combining his experience in London residential property, finance and technology to build Inspired Asset Management. With a portfolio approaching £340m GDV, Inspired has established a number of substantial Joint Ventures through which it is rolling out its unique high-tech, high-spec, and affordable Inspired Homes across the UK.
Damian joined Inspired as a part time non- executive officer in April 2018. He brings a wealth of finance and sector experience to the senior management team.
He is currently a partner at property development and investment company Capitalise Assets LLP. He co-founded Capitalise in 2009 and to date they have delivered over £18m of pre-tax profits for the partners and over £10m for equity investors. He previously worked for Network Rail where he was the Head of Finance for the Commercial Property division.
Damian qualified as an accountant in 1993 after completing a graduate scheme with WH Smith PLC. In 2000 he joined The Berkeley Group and was appointed Divisional Finance Director for various group companies, including Berkeley First, the specialist student and affordable housing developer.
Peter has over 35 years experience in the commercial property sector specialising in investment and fund management.
Previous roles include Head of Property at Sun Life of Canada and SLC Asset Management and Director of Property Fund Management at Credit Suisse Asset Management.
In 2003 he formed his own property company and backed by GE Capital delivered a successful investment campaign focused on London. He then lead the creation of a new property investment team for PFI outsourcing specialist Mapeley. As CIO Peter played a pivotal role in the flotation of Mapeley Estates on the UK Stock exchange in 2005 and capital raises. He was responsible for the deployment of over £1.2 billion of capital in the UK commercial real estate sector before taking on a Consultancy role in 2013.
Peter has advised a number of Institutions and is currently using his expertise in acquisition, asset management, and development in diverse sections of the real estate market to advise Inspired.
Adam is a Civil Engineer with 15 years’ experience in Design & Build projects, largely across the East Coast of the USA. He has worked for some of the largest construction companies in the world such as Turner Construction, PC Construction and Torcon, on a variety of both private and public projects across various market sectors.
Adam’s macro experience has developed unique analytical and planning skills; he defines value from the customer’s perspective and fully understands the logistics required to deliver all Inspired developments in a timely manner and to the highest quality. Adam graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from New Jersey Institute of Technology.
Neil has more than 30 years engineering and management experience in the construction industry, working in both consulting and contracting environments on projects around the UK and in the Asia Pacific and Middle East regions. A Chartered Civil and Structural Engineer, he has worked across a wide range of project types and sectors, from residential and commercial developments to transportation, environmental, geotechnical, maritime and industrial commissions.
Now specialising in Project and Design Management, he brings to Inspired this technical background allied to commercial experience, having fulfilled the role of Contract Administrator / Engineer on many projects. Primarily tasked with managing Inspired’s Impact House scheme, he will also input across the company’s development activities
Stuart's passion is connecting investors to the right deal in today's highly profitable real estate environment. His extensive experience in property investment dates back to 1993, while he simultaneously pursued a career with computer network design for investment banks. This long track record has allowed Stuart to develop a vast network of motivated, experienced, and results-driven property experts and investors.
At Inspired, Stuart is involved in managing deals all the way from inception to investor packs. He also hosts a monthly property meeting in Croydon where guest speakers discuss the latest property investment strategies.
Alexei has a wealth of experience in PR and marketing, specifically within the property sector where he has worked with commercial developers, housebuilders, architects, planners, contractors and property lawyers.
Prior to operating as an independent consultant, Alexei worked in business development for Mishcon de Reya's Real Estate department as well as at several leading PR agencies in London, including TTA Group (now Good Relations Property), a Chime Communications plc company. He holds a BA in Politics and a RICS accredited MSc in Property Development and Planning.
Simon is an experienced Acquisitions Manager with a strong track record. He has been successful in introducing and completing on deals valued in excess of £100m during his career and has a far reaching network of agents and industry contacts. Simon has acquired a number of high profile sites across London and the South East on both an open market and off market basis, each providing between 100-1000 residential units.
Prior to joining Inspired, he worked for both National housebuilders and regional developers, including Redrow Homes, Barratt Homes and IDM Properties. He gained first class honours in his BSc Hons Planning & Development degree at Nottingham Trent University.
Raj comes from a property sales background, previously working for Countrywide, with extensive experience working alongside both developers and buyers. His strong entrepreneurial background enabled him to successfully set up sale centres from North America to Singapore.
With experience in both property and construction, Raj has developed strong project management skills. A passion for photography and cinematography allows him to market his ideas and sales in a unique, creative way. Raj is now working within the Sales Department striving to give great customer service to all Inspired buyers and investors.
Flo Joined inspired Asset Management in May 2016. She is a strong professional with a bachelor’s degree focused in Law from the University of Westminster. An experienced Sales Coordinator with a demonstrated history of working in the real estate and financial services sectors, Flo is skilled in case management, customer service, time management and teamwork.
She previously worked at the Financial Ombudsman Service and a lettings specialist focusing on the HMO market.
James joined Inspired Asset Management as a graduate surveyor armed with a 2.1 in Real Estate Management from Oxford Brookes University. As the third generation of his family to go into the profession, the industry is in his blood.
He brings a wealth of previous industry experience including internships with the National Investment team at Jones Lang Lasalle, the Acquisitions & Disposals team at Mapeley, the Real Estate department at Linklaters, and even a brief spell at Acuitus - a leading commercial auctioneer.
James currently assists in the the day to day management and analysis of acquisitions, working closely with our retained agents. He also makes a valuable contribution to a range of other daily appraisal and investor relationships tasks across the business.
Justyna joined Inspired in early 2017 as the office administrator, helping all company divisions with the full range of administrative and accounting support services, in particular HR and payroll, stock and budgetary control. Her 4 years of experience have been gained from large national operators such as Selco and an intimate family business in her home country of Poland, where she graduated from the University of Warmia and Mazury with a Sociology degree and a level 2 ILM in team leadership.