Senior Management Team
Ian began his property career managing his family hotel business and real estate assets before founding Dorchester Group. After building a large residential investment portfolio in London, Dorchester Group expanded to other UK cities and sought regeneration opportunities in the UK and abroad.
The acquisition Heyford Park, a mixed use site with a residential bias, led to the current Dorchester model of place makingand large-scale community development. The Dorchester Group are also undertaking the regeneration of Bordon, Hampshire, with Taylor Wimpey. Ian’s role encompasses business development, funding and investment.
Edward Amdur BA (Hons)
Edward trained with the Royal Navy in Leadership and Soft Skills and holds an Honours degree in Global Business Management. Tatewood is Edward’s brainchild and he believes that there is nothing more important than customer service.
After trying to sell his house he found the service of the agents he used to be below standard. He believes that a lack of personal service is where the estate agency market is failing. He created Tatewood to fill this void.
Mark Stern MNAEA
With almost four decades of Estate Agency experience Mark uses his professional experience to deliver excellence in all property matters. This experience has been brought into Tatewood’s philosophy. Delivering integrity is Mark’s primary objective when mentoring all employees of Tatewood. “The customer is our key focus, for without them we have no business, so all decisions and advice are made to benefit our customers over anything else”. Mark’s logical and honest approach to estate agency makes him the perfect choice when appointing an agent to sell your home.
Corporate Development Director
In 1971 Barry established his own company Weight Controllers. Within the decade to follow the business was successfully developed and sold to Weight Watches International, where Barry took a position of European Marketing Director. A year later he acquired the Franchise for Weight Watches Belgium, Holland & Luxembourg and the Netherlands Antilles from Heinz. He then increased the business turnover from £200,000 to £5million.
Barry also made a name for himself in events management. He has developed an award-winning events portfolio, designing a range of exhibitions and conferences in the UK and Europe. His efforts have led him to working with a number of high profile clients and receiving an invitation from HRH Prince Phillip to attend a reception at Buckingham Palace.
Barry has recently taken a position as a Corporate Development Director at Tatewood and his main focus is to grow and expand the business across the UK.