With valuable practical experience gained from a trade background and a stickler for procedure and quality, Chartered Builder Brian demands that work is completed to the highest standards. Taking the Managing Directors seat in April 2016, Brian looks forward to building upon our historic successes well into the next generation. Brian currently serves on the Leeds Hub Committee of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) where he has the opportunity to give back to the construction industry.
Outside of work Brian challenges himself by taking on 24 hour running relays and is active at a local running club where he particularly enjoys trail running. Brian is most relaxed when on or alongside water, enjoying walking, running, cycling and boat based activities together with great food and drink with family and friends.
Joining part time whilst studying a diploma in construction, followed by a degree in quantity surveying James became full-time in 2009. He has since covered different aspects of the business from site management to sales and development land. April 2016 saw James step up to Director where he looks forward to many successful years with Park Lane Homes.
James enjoys motor racing, family life and traveling.
Sarah joined Park Lane Homes in May 2015. She has experience in the accounts and secretarial sector and now runs our office, managing our accounts and payments.
Sarah enjoys socialising and spending time with her family and pets.
With over 35 years’ experience in the property sector, Ben joined Park Lane Homes in 1999 and became a Director in 2003. With effect from April 2016 Ben has moved aside to let the younger generation take over. Remaining with Park Lane Homes in a consultant capacity
Ben will continue to be with us for some time yet. When he is not working, Ben enjoys cycling, golf, walking, rugby union and eating out.
Bringing with him over 30 years’ experience in the private housebuilding sector, chartered builder Andrew joined Park Lane Homes in early 2019. Andrew was delighted to be offered a position to join our team and couldn’t wait to get started. With his professional approach, huge experience and a keen eye for detail he looks forward to bolstering the excellent reputation that Park Lane Homes enjoys.
In his spare time, Andrew enjoys maintaining and driving his classic car and socialising with friends and family.
With a degree in quantity surveying along with varied building and civil engineering experience spanning over over 40 years’, Robert has a great understanding and vast range of knowledge across all sectors of the construction industry during which he worked up to fellow level of both the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) Robert has further qualifications in waste management.
Away from work Robert enjoys time at the gym, taking part in countryside pursuits and has a keen interest in conservation.
With over 45 years in the house building sector of the industry and bolstered by a solid trade background, Kevin brings an abundance of relevant experience to Park Lane Homes, much of which was attained whist specialising within the premium end of the market. Kevin’s strict but fair no nonsense management style and professional demeanour drive projects effectively and efficiently from mobilisation to handover whist delivering each home to the highest standard.
Away from work Kevin enjoys travelling to explore new places and learn about different cultures. He is also a keen caravaner and enjoys both planned and impromptu weekend breaks with his family and walking in the countryside.
Highly organised and versatile, Sandra provides valuable assistance to the directors along with a host of other vital tasks that include monitoring drawing statuses to ensure that the latest revisions are in issued, producing our comprehensive homeowners manuals, taking care of statutory matters like pre-qualification questionnaires and training and arranging continuous professional development is relevant and up to date.
In her spare time Sandra enjoys dining out and spending time with her grandchildren. She keeps fit by walking and dancing, including salsa and ballroom. Sandra loves to travel and has an ambition to visit Cuba in the very near future as she loves their music and culture.
Founder of Park Lane Homes, Brian has a wealth of experience in the construction industry. His commitment and understanding of design and detail are testament to the projects Park Lane Homes has delivered and continues to deliver.
In his spare time, Brian enjoys his cars, motor racing, sailing, cycling, and walking.