Executive Leadership Team
Group Managing Director and Executive Director
Sacha has been seconded from her role as Strategic Director at Epping Forest District Council into the position of Group Managing Director to provide strategic direction and continuity to the Group’s organisational structure. Sacha is an experienced leader having held a range of Executive and Non-Executive roles in the public and private sectors and brings experience of setting up a subsidiary company within a group structure combined with expertise in delivering complex business change projects.
Group Finance Director and Executive Director
A qualified accountant and currently Chief Operating Officer at Epping Forest District Council, Nick has extensive experience in leading public sector finance and broader corporate resources and transformation services in local government, financial services and the NHS. This has included directly managing property and estates portfolios. Nick brings a blend of deep public sector financial experience and commercial expertise and has been involved in the start up phase of Qualis and a large number of public and commercial companies during his career.
Group Operations Director and Executive Director
Paul has a wealth of expertise in real estate and property asset management having worked for world leading property companies and investors over the last two decades. This includes delivering developments of up to £500 million and managing complex mixed-use portfolios of up to £3bn. His multi-faceted background includes business set-up, strategic planning and significant operational leadership experience gained primarily in complex commercial entities. Paul has a strong interest in bringing community value and social impact being a former Trustee and Board Member of a number of charitable organisations as well as having an impressive fund raising track record.
Managing Director, Qualis Management
Ben is a Fellow of the RICS and has extensive leadership experience of working in executive and non-executive roles. This has been gained through a mix of roles in housing associations, charities and consultancy. He has significant experience of managing residential homes in the social housing sector context, including leading successful in-sourced maintenance services. Through innovation, Ben has transformed the customer experience in his previous organisations.
Managing Director, Qualis Commercial
Simon is a Chartered Surveyor with over 25 years regeneration development and investment experience. He has spent most of his career in the Plc property world delivering projects across a broad range of commercial and residential uses. His particular focus has been with joint ventures alongside both funding partners, local authorities and public sector bodies. In particular a multi-site predominantly high rise residential JV with a value in excess of £750m. Simon believes that local community engagement is important for the future of our Towns and Cities. Developers must rise to this challenge in the constantly changing environment we find ourselves.