Management Team

This is a highly experienced management team from Kenswick Capital Management.

It has a track record in managing commercial properties let to the UK Government and quasi Government departments and a network of strong contacts with relevant UK Central and Local Government authorities. Kenswick Capital Management will be remunerated on a return-driven management contract – valued at 1% of the aggregate of the Gross Asset Value for the first GBP 250 million and 0.75% on the Gross Asset Value thereafter.

Richard Britten-Long

Richard Britten-Long

// Non-Executive Director

Richard was brought up in Kenya and has more than 40 years of capital markets experience. He was the CEO Wichford Property Management Ltd, building $1 billion Funds Under Management (FUM) between 2003 and 2007, entirely focused on government occupiers in the UK and Europe. The company successfully listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) in 2006. Richard is also the founder of Laird Finance Group, a property structured finance placement house. He speaks fluent Swahili.


Mark Sheardown

// Commercial Director

Mark is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS). He is the founder of GP Group, the largest developers of Primary Care Centers in the UK, occupied by doctors and health professionals providing a quasi-government covenant. He is also a former non-executive director of Wichford PLC. He has been heavily involved in property development and investment in the UK and Europe since 1974.


Nicholas Britten-Long

// Real Estate Director

The Real Estate Director of Kenswick Property Management Limited. He trained at Brown Cooper Marples, (BCM) and was formerly with Investream Limited (a business dedicated to high net worth individual investors) that is responsible for acquiring and asset managing real estate in the UK and Europe.

Peter Gingell

Peter Gingell

// Chief Operating Officer

Peter was previously with Wichford PLC until the reverse take-over by Redefine International. Subsequently, Peter was CFO and COO for Seymour Pierce, a LSE Nomad and Investment Bank. He also joining Wichford worked in senior finance roles for CBRE group and George Wimpey (now Taylor Wimpey), as well as in other industries. He started his career at Blue Circle Industries which was then the largest cement manufacturer in the UK.

Ramesh Pathak

Ramesh Pathak BCom FCA

// CFO

Ramesh qualified with Ernst & Young within their audit and accounts department, he then when on to Deloitte and then Robson Rhodes as a senior audit manager. Prior to joining Kenswick Capital Management Limited as CFO, Ramesh worked as Group Accountant with Wichford PLC and prior to that was Financial Controller with Kumagai Gumi a Japanese Real Estate Group.

Charlotte Summerfield

Charlotte Summerfield


After university Charlotte relocated to London and began a career in administration becoming a PA at Brompton Brands. In addition to the day-to-day running of the busy office Charlotte organised large private and corporate events alongside becoming very involved with the promotion of the company.

In 2013 Charlotte spent at year working for Atomico a Venture Capital firm specialising in technology start-ups, where she provided support for Senior Partners and Associates. Charlotte maintained an international database of investors, clients and both internal and external networks across the business.

From there she moved onto Apollo Global Management where she worked in the Marketing Team helping to orchestrate the smooth running of the Annual European Investor Conference and other client facing events.

Charlotte joined St. Pauls in January 2016 as a PR and Marketing Executive.