John Bagshaw named Corporate Services Director
29 June 2011
Connells Survey & Valuation Ltd. has appointed John Bagshaw as Corporate Services Director, effective immediately. John joins the company with over 30 years survey and valuation experience and will be instrumental in growing Connells’ property surveying services both with corporate clients and direct to estate agency customers.
John’s previous roles have focused on client development and support, as well as developing both business and consumer propositions across the survey and valuation market.
“I am delighted to take up the role of Corporate Services Director for Connells Survey & Valuation,” says John. “As one of the UK’s leading providers of property survey and valuation services, Connells is ideally placed to work alongside clients in this key area. Quality of service is in the DNA of Connells’ and the business has a track record of exceeding clients' requirements. This combined with Connells unique and robust business model provides an unrivalled platform to extend our services further across the market.
“We also have a fantastic opportunity to add value direct to customers across our national estate agency network and panel of elite estate agency partner firms, and I will be heavily involved with developing our business in this area too,” John continues.
Ross Bowen, Managing Director for Connells Survey & Valuation Ltd. had this to say on John’s appointment. “John joins Connells’ at an exciting time in the business’ development and his pedigree and passion are a perfect match for us and our clients. The Company continues to extend its quality valuation management services and I am delighted John will be pivotal to this.”
- ends -
For further information and photography, please contact the press office on 01525 215419 or email Julia Brook, Group PR Manager: Julia.email@example.com or Christine Webb, Group PR Executive: Christine.firstname.lastname@example.org
Notes to editors:
About Connells Survey and Valuations Ltd.
Connells Survey & Valuation Limited (Connells) was founded in 1991 by Connells Estate Agents, and is now a leading force in property services market. Since 1996, Connells has been at the forefront of delivering the complete service solution for valuation panel management and chartered surveying. More recently, the business has broadened services to include the provision and management of energy performance certificates.
Connells work with a diverse client base including the leading residential lenders, house builders, asset managers and housing associations. Connells provide nationwide coverage through a large team of 220 in-house surveyors and other specialist surveying partner firms.
Service is delivered using the latest technology underpinning market leading speed of delivery. In 2010, despite the low levels of housing transactions, Connells handled over 200k transactions.
Connells Survey & Valuation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Connells Limited, the leading property services group. The group includes a network of 470 estate agency branches - the third largest estate agency network in the UK. In addition to operating under the Connells brand, the Group trades under other well-known local names including William H Brown, Barnard Marcus, Fox & Sons and Sharman Quinney.
Alongside residential property sales, group companies deliver a comprehensive range of housing related services including land and new homes, lettings, surveying, auctions, mortgages, conveyancing, relocations, LPA receivership and property asset management.
Connells Group has been named Best Large Estate Agency in 4 of the last 5 years, Best Lettings Agency for the last 4 years and Best Estate Agency for Financial Services.