A Delph Property Group company

Meet the Team

We have a dedicated and experienced team ready to guide you through the buying process.

Paul Crocker

Paul Crocker

Managing Director

Paul has been working in the property industry since 1978. Throughout his career he has been primarily involved in building and running the group’s investment portfolio, originally with the acquisition of blocks where flats were let to regulated tenants and more recently on blocks let on ASTs. Paul enjoys keeping fit, watching Arsenal and skiing when his wife and four children allow it!

Howard Crocker

Howard Crocker

Managing Director

Howard joined the family company in 1980. His initial focus was mostly on developing in London, including conversions of warehouses, schools and office buildings. Howard is now responsible for new development acquisitions. He is married with four children and enjoys making rock albums, playing guitar and has a large psychedelic rock music collection.

Richard Forman

Richard Forman

Head of Sales and Marketing

Richard joined in 1996. He oversees all sales and marketing activity for the business. He also works closely with the acquisitions team and is responsible for ensuring the locations, layouts and specification are second to none.

Claire Halliwell

Claire Halliwell

Sales and Investments Manager

Since graduating from The University of Birmingham, Claire has gained over 10 years' experience in the property industry. She has been at the company since 2009 and oversees the legal setup and sale of all our developments.

Hannah Bowen

Hannah Bowen

Marketing Manager

Since graduating from Cardiff University in 2010, Hannah has worked in the property industry. She joined the team in early 2015 and takes care of all things marketing at Forty/8 and Delph Property Group.

Khalid Hamaida

Khalid Hamaida

Customer Care Manager

Khalid works as our After Sales and Customer Care Manager, his main responsibility is to make sure our customers have a great buying experience. During his career, he has so far helped over 1,000 people move into their new homes.

Sandy Kaur

Sandy Kaur

Sales Consultant

Sandy has worked in the industry for 15 years or so and has sold hundreds of properties throughout her career. In her spare time she likes cooking for her family and enjoys doing yoga, it's great for the mind, body and soul.

Margie Speakman

Margie Speakman

Sales Consultant

Margie has been in sales for 27 years and has worked for some of the country's largest house builders. Outside work, she loves concerts and eating out, and is a hands on Mum and Grandma to her 2 daughters and granddaughter.

Claire Gidman

Claire Gidman

Sales Consultant

Following 11 years running her own children's clothing shop, Claire made a complete career change and began selling residential properties 20 years ago. She loves cooking, eating out and her pets.

Desta Francis

Desta Francis

Sales Consultant

After graduating from University with a Business and Finance degree Desta quickly found her feet within the property industry. She's worked in major cities from London to Dubai and has a real passion for property!

Stewart Booth

Stewart Booth

Head of Construction

Stewart has been in the building industry for 30 years, 15 of these working with us. Starting his working life on site on the contracting side of the business has given him a wide understanding of the processes of construction.

Marios Martinis

Marios Martinis

Project Designer

Marios graduated from the University on East London where he completed his Professional Diploma in Architecture. His role in the company is to design projects ahead of time so they can be completed quickly, efficiently and successfully.

Andriani Plessa

Andriani Plessa

Architectural Designer

Andriani is an Architect originally from Athens, she has completed a Masters Degree. Andriani carries responsibility for the maintenance and refurbishment of the retained stock, designing, specifying and running projects.

Becky Ellis

Becky Ellis

Property and Asset Manager

Having spent over a decade in the property industry Becky is our in house Property and Asset Manager, focusing on the management of the residential portfolio and optimisation of the estate.

We are Forty/8. We create intelligent, sustainable, stylish homes designed to enhance modern lifestyles.

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