Board of Directors
Alec Guthrie - Chief Executive Officer
Alec has over 30 years of experience working in the property services industry including Estate Agency, Residential Lettings, Surveying and Residential and Commercial Property Management. Alec joined HML through the acquisition of The Guthrie Partnership in 2013.
DUTIES: Leadership of all operational and strategic plans across the Group, which includes; chair of operations committee and systems council, acquisitions, public and investor relations.
Richard Smith - Chairman
After setting up his own practice, Richard went on to property investment and development and was co-founder and Managing Director of Artesian Estates which subsequently floated on the London Stock Exchange in 1997.
He is CEO of LTC Holdings plc, from which HML was demerged in 2006 prior to its floatation. LTC continues to retain substantial shareholding in HML.
DUTIES: Oversight of business strategy; chair board meetings
James Howgego – Chief Finance Officer
James worked in a venture capital backed leisure group before being appointed as Finance Director of HML 6 months prior to its floatation.
DUTIES: Internal controls; treasury management; compliance; payroll and administration; statutory/management reporting