Meet the Team

Sherwill Forbes was founded in 2013 and merged with John Drake & Co a year later to form Sherwill Drake Forbes. All three Directors have a background in land, planning and infrastructure projects. All our Surveyors are specialists in their respective areas and benefit from excellent support staff and the company’s continued commitment to personal development and IT investment.

 

jamesJames Paynter BSc. (Hons) MRICS
Director
James works on behalf of retained clients particularly in the planning, valuation and sales sectors.
jmp@sdforbes.com

 

 

 

 

Tim Spicer BSc. (Hons) MRICS
Director
Prior to establishing the firm as one of the Directors, Tim worked extensively within the utility sector, offering land and planning advice to some of the UK’s major utility companies. At Sherwill Drake Forbes Tim works for a number of land and property owners affected by a wide range of utility issues.
tms@sdforbes.com

 

 

 

 

Jonathan Morris BSc. (Hons) MRICS
Associate
Jonathan is the Head of the Rural Department. He has a wide knowledge of rural matters from practical land management advice to the valuation of rural property and is regularly involved in planning applications, property sales and various agri-environment support schemes.
jm@sdforbes.com

 

 

 

Georgina Sanders
Management Surveyor
Georgina is the lead Management Surveyor at Sherwill Drake Forbes and looks after over 120 tenanted units on behalf of our clients. An excellent knowledge of the sites she manages, georgina has successfully negotiated increases in rent yields at the same time as maintaining good relationships with occupiers. She has let a great number of units and is also looking to take on further stock.
Please contact Georgina if you require assistance with either commercial site management or one-off lets.
gms@sdforbes.com

 

 

victoriaVictoria Aitchison
Client Services Director
Victoria joined Sherwill Drake Forbes in 2015 to head up a team that helps clients maximise their income for electricity equipment within their properties.
va@sdforbes.com

 

 

 

heather

george

alex

Heather Andrews
Secretary
ha@sdforbes.com

George Baker
Project Assistant
gb@sdforbes.com

Alex Binnie
Junior Surveyor
ab@sdforbes.com

oliver

phillip

julie

Oliver Harris
Project Assistant
oh@sdforbes.com

Philip Hiscocks
Administrator
ph@sdforbes.com

Julie Paynter BSc (Hons)
Part 1 Claims Manager
jp@sdforbes.com

 

sally

sophie

cameron

Sally Pearson
Team Secretary
sp@sdforbes.com

Libby Saunders Bsc (Hons) Msc
Assistant Surveyor
lks@sdforbes.com

Cameron Smith BA (Hons)
Project Administrator
cs@sdforbes.com

neilson

lucy

Neilson Stirling BSc (Hons)
Property Inspector
ns@sdforbes.com

Lucy Stratton LLB (Hons)
Junior Surveyor
ls@sdforbes.com