Joint Chief Executive
Ian Watson has been Joint Chief Executive of Hansteen since incorporation in 2005. Ian qualified as a solicitor with Gouldens and was a Founder Director and Joint Chief Executive of Ashtenne Holdings PLC from 1989 to 2005.
Joint Chief Executive
Morgan Jones has been Joint Chief Executive of Hansteen since incorporation in 2005. Morgan qualified as a chartered accountant with Touche Ross and was a Founder Director and Joint Chief Executive of Ashtenne Holdings PLC from 1989 to 2005.
Richard Lowes, Finance Director, joined Hansteen on 1 January 2006 as Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary. Prior to this he worked in a similar role for Ashtenne Holdings PLC between 1997 and 2005 and as Finance Director of Trafalgar House Property Limited and a director of Ideal Homes Holdings PLC from 1988 to 1995.
James was appointed Non-Executive Chairman of Hansteen in December 2005. He is also Chairman of J O Hambro Capital Management Group Limited, James Hambro & Partners and Director of Primary Health Properties PLC.
Richard Cotton was appointed Non-Executive Director of Hansteen in October 2010.
He has been Managing Director of Forum Partners since June 2009 and is also Non-Executive Director at Big Yellow Group PLC. Richard was previously Head of Real Estate at JP Morgan Cazenove.
Non-Executive Director and Senior Independent Director
Melvyn Egglenton was appointed Non-Executive Director of Hansteen in June 2014. Melvyn is currently Chairman of Pendragon PLC, a Trustee of the James Family Trusts, a Director of Soho Estates Holdings Limited and a Non-Executive Director of Irwin Mitchell Holdings Limited.
Humphrey Price was appointed Non-Executive Director of Hansteen in October 2010. He is a chartered accountant who has held a variety of senior roles in the real estate sector and is currently a Non-Executive Director of LondonMetric Property PLC. Humphrey was formerly Finance Director of Pillar Property PLC from 1993 to 2004 and, before that, Finance Director of Arlington Securities PLC.
Rebecca Worthington was appointed Non-Executive Director of Hansteen in June 2014. Rebecca is also the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Lodestone Capital Partners LLP. She was formerly Finance Director and Deputy Chief Executive of Quintain Estates and Development PLC and Head of the Greenwich Peninsula regeneration project.