Board of Directors


Board of Directors

Alec Guthrie - Chief Executive Officer

The founder of The Guthrie Partnership and former MD of the largest property management business division within HML (historically known as HML Andertons), Alec is now the newly appointed Chief Executive Officer of HML as of January 2020.

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.

James Howgego – Chief Finance Officer

James Howgego – Finance Director
James qualified as a Chartered Accountant at Smith & Williamson Limited in 1996. He subsequently worked at Ernst & Young and Grant Thornton Corporate Finance.

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