About Us

Darren Lawes | CEO

Darren originated as an engineer in Lean Manufacturing; improving process flows for household brands such as Unilever and Honda. In 2006 Darren founded a successful property investment company taking the company to £5m of assets in 18 months.

Matt Brine | CTO

Matthew’s professional background in working with The Exchange/Norwich Union, helping to develop a now industry standard system for Life Insurance and Pensions quoting (very similar to our Mortgage app) He helped Simon Francis develop his e-commerce site over many years and is MD of the successful and highly regarded digital agency Empresa in Norwich.

Adam Ronaldson | CFO

Formally Managing Director of Automotive Data and Service provider in Ireland, Business Development Director for the holding company for Glass’s Guide and CEO of local social housing company. CFO to various organisations.

Simon Francis | Advisor

Simon took over a failing business in 1999 & spotted an opportunity to create the first online ordering website for this industry. Being somewhat of a digital pioneer and intuitive business thinker. The business grew from £2.2m in 2010 to £6.5m turnover, in 2015 a very successful sale to a PLC competitor was achieved due to the online success and systems. Simon has an eye for detail and a drive to always look for better / more efficient and customer focused ways of working.

John Burroughes | Venture Coach

John is a Venture Coach at heart and in practice, who always asks those probing questions that challenge the status quo. John works alongside his clients in the process of discovery to answer those questions, which reveal insightful perspectives on their business. Under John’s guidance, his clients, co-founders and colleagues will find the solutions to revolutionise their offering. It is John’s mission to bring meaningful change in the business world by coaching each client to realise their potential

Let us find your ideal home...

We  find your ideal home for you and manage the buying process for you, saving you time and money