At CNM Estates, we pride ourselves in our strong team whose skills are diverse, entrepreneurial and exceptional in talent.
We work very closely together to bring a wealth and breadth to our business, with people from a variety of backgrounds and from experiences in major corporate and global companies.
Our people are the driving force behind CNM Estates.
To enquire about career opportunities with CNM Estates please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Adrian joined CNM in January 2021 and is Programme Manager with particular responsibility for the Birnbeck Pier and Island project.
Adrian is an experienced programme leader and project manager with 30 years experience in Textile Management with Elis SA and in Facilities Management with Dalkia Plc. His recent roles involved leading transformation programmes in the UK and Northern Europe in the fields of Operational Performance and Continuous Improvement, Customer Experience and IT. Adrian demonstrates excellent stakeholder management and has developed international partnerships with key customers, suppliers and subject experts.
Adrian holds an MBA and a BA(Hons) in Economics and Accounting. He is a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and was formerly a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. He is a member of the Project Management Institute. Adrian is married and enjoys food, cycling, yoga and hiking, reaching Everest Base Camp in email@example.com
Adrian has worked as Consultant Land Director at CNM Estates since 2015, and has been collaborating with us to source and appraise projects since 2005. He combines this with running his own business Speer Land and New Homes Consultancy, which he founded in 2012.
Since 1974, Adrian has had a diverse career in property, starting as a West End Graduate Commercial Surveyor before jointly setting up the Wimbledon estate agency, Quinton Scott. His particular focus was on residential development and investment in a business that also marketed offices, shops and industrial projects. After 25 years, Adrian joined Bewley Homes Ltd as Land Acquisition Surveyor, and then Allen Briegel and Hamptons International as Land and Development Surveyor.
Adrian has been a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors since 2000 and has procured the development of some 4,000 new homes across London and the Home Counties.
Adrian is married with four grown-up daughters and is a keen cyclist, sailor and firstname.lastname@example.org
Andrew White has spent the last 25 years involved with the UK property market and has gained valuable experience across all real estate fields, including Fund and Asset Management, Investment and Development. Andrew has been a Director of CNM Estates since July 2013.
Andrew’s career history includes:
Mr White is a Qualified Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and has a BSc (Hons) in Urban Estate Surveying from Nottingham Trent University.
Mr White lives between Abu Dhabi, London and Edinburgh, and is married with three email@example.com
Ed joined CNM Estates in January 2016 as Delivery Director to appoint contractors and support and advise our Development Managers on the delivery aspects of all our projects.
He has over 30 years’ experience delivering schemes in virtually every sector including education, student accommodation, heritage, sports, defence, and transportation. He is a previous Managing Director for Mansell Plc’s London and Northern operations, as well as the Managing Director of the London Divisional Business Unit of Balfour Beatty Plc
Ed is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Fellow of the Built Environment and a Member of the Chartered Institute of Building. In his spare time he enjoys family, walking and playing firstname.lastname@example.org
Eduardo joined CNM Estates in 2015. His role as Chief Technology Officer sees him examine the short and long term needs of the company to ensure we reach our business objectives. For the last 10 years Eduardo has worked in a number of financial roles advising global equity funds. He is also an administrator in his family business.
Prior to this Eduardo provided competitive intelligence for Albert Inc, a start-up search engine. He began his career in Germany and in the US with REHAU, a tier one supplier to car companies, working in various engineering roles.
Eduardo has a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, and an MBA from Cranfield School of Management. He is married with one son and spends his spare time enjoying the great outdoors – skippering his yacht, skiing and scuba diving when time email@example.com
Jessamy joined CNM in September 2021 as a Development Manager Assistant.
Before joining CNM Jessamy graduated from Oxford Brookes University with a BSc in Real Estates, attaining 1st Class Honours. While studying she realised a passion for property development which she applies at CNM.
She is also working towards the RICS APC to become a qualified member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors.
Outside of work Jessamy likes to keep fit through running and enjoys spending time cooking and firstname.lastname@example.org
After obtaining a University entrance to complete Natural Science, Kiruba started studying towards accountancy and qualified as a Chartered Institute of Management Accountant.
She is also a qualified member of British Computer Society - The Chartered Institute for IT
Before joining CNM she worked for a firm of Chartered Accountants for eight years, prior to that in the City of London for ten years.
She loves nature and enjoys singing carnatic music. In addition, she likes to practise dance in preference to going to the gym!
After office hours Kiruba spends time with her children and helps at their school as a treasurer for the PSA and as an independent examiner for The Friends. She would love to pass on all she has learnt in her life to those who have less opportunity to email@example.com
Laila is responsible for corporate business development strategy at CNM Estates. She is also an advisor for the company’s marketing and communications strategy, and plays an integral role in our company management. She initially joined the company in 2016, as Director of Community Engagement.
Laila has 20 years’ experience both academically and in the pharmaceutical, medical and biotechnology industry in biological sciences, cancer research and therapeutics in the UK, France and in the US, with expertise in medical affairs, partnerships, business development and capital raise strategy. Based in London, she has been working as strategic advisor, Vice-President, Business Development for two companies, Covanos Inc., a development stage medical technology company focusing on computational vascular diagnostics and Global Genomics Group (G3 Therapeutics), a biotechnology company with expertise in life sciences, artificial intelligence and data computing.
With a PhD in Molecular Pathology and Immunology from University College London (UCL), Laila’s work at UCL led to the development of patents and a spin out company, BioVex which was acquired by Amgen in 2011 for $1B. While at Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, she served in increasingly senior roles initially in cardiovascular medical affairs leading to a global strategic role in oncology medical affairs and Global Trial Alliance Manager. Prior to her PhD, Laila obtained a BSc in Biochemistry at Trinity College, Hartford, CT and MSc in Molecular and Cell Biology from Institut Pasteur, Paris.
Laila lives in London with her husband and 7 year old son, and enjoys as a hobby to exercise and spend time with her family boating on the Solent.firstname.lastname@example.org
Lara is a Director at CNM Estates with experience working across the marketing, development and finance departments of the company.
During her time at CNM Estates she has helped structure a number of complex facility agreements involving multiple projects, overseen the development of a variety of schemes, from planning through to completion, led a number of marketing & branding campaigns at both a project and corporate level (including the CNM Estates rebrand in 2017) and has been responsible for a far reaching community engagement programme which has, over the years, raised more than £100,000 for various charities.
In her current role she leads the day-to-day running of the UK side of the business APIO, is involved in the wider corporate strategy of CNM Estates and continues to work on financing the current portfolio.
Lara graduated with an Economics degree in 2014 and generally lives in Putney, London but during the Winter months is often found roaming the French Alps.email@example.com
Lia joined CNM Estates as a bookkeeper in November 2019 and oversees financial reports, maintains CNM’s accounts and supports the finance manager when necessary.
Born in Romania, Lia studied Management & Marketing and Human Resources before completing the foundation stages of her AAT at Richmond Upon Thames College.
Lia has had a varied career with roles including payroll administrator, accountant and crew trainer before joining CNM.
In Lia’s spare time she enjoys traveling to new places, socialising with friends and spending time with firstname.lastname@example.org
Michael has been a director of CNM Estates since 2011, combining his considerable experience with that of Wahid Samady to turn the business into the foremost property development company in Kingston and the surrounding areas.
Michael qualified as a chartered accountant in 1987 and was previously Chief Financial Officer of an international group of companies, incorporating town and master planning, architecture and structural design with offices from London to Abu Dhabi, Dubai to Warsaw, and Cork to Shanghai.
Michael lives in London, has two children and is well known on the international road rally circuit, where his exploits have frequently been covered in the national email@example.com
Nick Siangolis is an award-winning Designer and Project Manager for product improvement and Innovation with two of the world’s largest aerospace manufacturers, GKN & Airbus, with over 20 years’ experience in Design, Project Management and Delivery.
He has a wide range of housing development experience within the South West of England, commercial property design and refits nationally, including bespoke designs from protective clothing to individual concept house designs.
Nick has a passion for design and build, whether using bricks and mortar or aluminium, with the ability to think out of the box and visualize 3D concepts.
His passion is football, skiing, more so, cycling in all three disciplines, Road, Mountain and Down Hill.firstname.lastname@example.org
Oana joined CNM Estates as Development Manager in February 2020. She is responsible for the serviced apartments and serviced office operation across the UK.
Oana is a fully qualified RICS Chartered Surveyor in Commercial Property Practice and she has been working in the property industry for over a decade.
Before joining CNM Estates, she worked for IWG Plc / Regus, a global serviced offices provider and for JLL. At IWG Plc Oana was a key member of the Acquisition team specifically tasked with analysing investment proposals and helping the UK property team in delivering network growth across the UK.
Oana holds an MSc in Real Estate Development from the University of Westminster and in her spare time enjoys travelling, skiing and DIY activities, such as tailoring and email@example.com
Since 2004, he has worked in the UAE on a number of strategy and finance projects, working with senior government and private sector officials. He is currently working with a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce as Strategy Advisor.
From 1994 to 2004, Wahid was an executive with IBM Global Services, where he held the following positions:
Mr Samady has an MBA from INSEAD (92), MSc , Telecommunications from Kings College, University of London and BSc (Eng) Hons from Kings College, University of London.
Wahid lives between Abu Dhabi and London, is married with two children (19 and 9)firstname.lastname@example.org