Our Team

Professional and experienced, our team is the key to our success.

Fi Warren-Smith

An accomplished marketing and business development director, Fi has spent the past six years establishing herself in property investment. From improving and trading blocks of flats, resolving title and planning issues to letting and managing HMOs and buy-to-lets, Fi has quickly gained a wealth of experience and has been recognised with two industry award nominations (Thames Valley Property Awards and Property Wire Awards) and was awarded a Women in Business Award in 2017.

Fi started her career in the London marketing department of top accountancy firm, BDO.

Whilst working as National Marketing Director for the law firm Eversheds, she was headhunted by  international law firm, Taylor Wessing, where she became the first Business Development Director to sit on the Board.  She worked with them for five years, her final project there was to negotiate and oversee the implementation of the business development aspects of the firm’s 2002 international merger.

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Andy Scott, Tax Adviser

Andy qualified as a Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA) in 1994 and is currently Tax Director at Kirkpatrick & Hopes, a Reading-based firm that services owner-managed businesses. Andy specialises in advance tax planning services for high net worth individuals and highly profitable businesses. He is hugely experienced in property tax matters and consults with Fi on every deal.

Bob Daniel, Solicitor

Bob has over 15 years’ experience specialising in residential development transactions throughout the South of England. He does not get hung up on legalese and always does his best to practically overcome any obstacles to get the deal done.

Emily Temple, Planning Consultant

Emily is an independent planning consultant and runs her own practice. She has extensive experience in the residential market, assisting with both proposed and retrospective developments, including HMOs and short-term residential lets. Emily is proficient at project managing applications and appeal proposals on behalf of clients, and is a fully chartered member of the Royal Town Planning Institute.

Abbie Gaul, Mortgage Broker

As a Mortgage & Protection Adviser at AToM – one of the UK’s leading, and multi-award winning Mortgage Providers – Abbie boasts over 20 years’ experience in mortgages & finance, including 10 years advising directly on mortgages. Abbie can offer specialist advice and assistance to landlords with regard to Buy to Let and HMO finance and the restructuring of portfolios to Limited Company status, and provide investors with appropriate bridging and development finance solutions to fund their own projects.