Meet our team
eVcentres has a highly skilled and experienced management and development team with a successful track record, each member of which brings essential skills to every component of the business.
With almost 200 years’ collective business experience, this is a mature, capable and highly motivated team of business professionals with extensive experience in the real estate, energy, leisure, IT, sales and marketing sectors.
CEO & Founder
Richard comes from a property background and has over 30 years’ investment and asset management experience, advising HNW investors and private family offices from around the world, investing into the UK. He built a successful business selling for most of UK’s major house builders including Berkeley Homes, St George, Persimmon Homes, George Wimpey, Bellway and Laing Homes, which he subsequently sold in 2009. Richard enjoys tennis, golf, cycling and sailing and is a keen musician, having played professionally in a previous life.
Iain is a professionally qualified architect with a wealth of design and development experience. His focus has predominantly been in the retail and leisure sectors with projects specialising in the design of health & fitness clubs. He has particular expertise in low energy/low carbon design & sustainable construction and worked extensively in the concept, design and roll out of the Next Generation and David Lloyd tennis and fitness centres. Iain is a keen golfer and enjoys cycling, sailing and walks with his dog Finlay.
Adam is a Chartered Surveyor by profession with over 30 years industry experience. He has run his own companies and also been Investment Director and Fund Management Director for substantial property related private equity companies. His experience spans all sectors covering investment, acquisitions, planning, development and asset management. His focus is on the acquisition, planning and leasing of our sites. Adam is a keen golfer and manages a local junior boys rugby team.
Barry has over 30 years’ Design & Build and Project Management experience working on many successful multi-million pound blue chip projects. His building design knowledge is key to managing the development and roll out of our eVcentre sites and he is responsible for the project management and integrating the technology and infrastructure. Barry is keen classic car enthusiast and has rebuilt and restored many classic models.
Nick's background is in IT, with over 20 years experience in the leisure industry. He has detailed knowledge of membership software systems, data management, BI and management reporting, BACS processing and credit control. He is an experienced trainer and auditor of systems and processes. Nick’s key role is in developing the customer journey and our unique customer interface software system and associated phone apps. Nick is a keen golfer and tennis player.