Eric Jafari Managing Director Tel: +44 (0) 7825 147846 Email: Eric@sacopropertygroup.com

Eric Jafari

Managing Director

Tel: +44 (0) 7825 147846

Email: Eric@sacopropertygroup.com

Eric is SACO Property Group's Managing Director in addition to Locke's Creative Director. Eric also oversees SPG’s Pan-European / UK development pipeline. Prior to joining SACO, Eric was co-founder and Managing Director of Union Hanover Securities, Urban Villa and HOAX Hostels where he oversaw a £500mil development pipeline and the creation of each respective brand.

Andrew Fowler Acquisitions Director Tel: +44 (0) 7979 786798 Email: Andrew@sacopropertygroup.com

Andrew Fowler

Acquisitions Director

Tel: +44 (0) 7979 786798

Email: Andrew@sacopropertygroup.com

Andrew overseas SACO’s European / UK acquisitions. Andrew was previously co-founder of Union Hanover  Securities and Urban Villa where he directed hotel operations and acquisitions. Andrew also  served as acquisitions director at StayCity, where he was responsible for growing StayCity’s footprint during its first 8 years of operations.

Merzak Kaddour Investment Director Tel: +44 (0) 7983 246201 Email: Merzak@sacopropertygroup.com

Merzak Kaddour

Investment Director

Tel: +44 (0) 7983 246201

Email: Merzak@sacopropertygroup.com

Merzak Kaddour oversees SPG's funding and investment initiatives. Prior to joining SPG, Merzak was a director at Union Hanover and served as the Director of Hotels & Leisure at Bank of Ireland and the Head of Hospitality and Leisure for  National Australia Bank (UK) overseeing a £1.4 billion hospitality loan book.

 
Charles Cresser Development Director Tel: +44 (0) 7979 786798 Email: CCresser@sacoapartments.com

Charles Cresser

Development Director

Tel: +44 (0) 7979 786798

Email: CCresser@sacoapartments.com

As the group’s development director, Charles is responsible for overseeing the development  process from due diligence and acquisition to delivery. Charles’ previous positions include Director at Jones Lang LaSalle and Union Hanover Securities in addition to Project Manager at Mace and Currie & Brown

Jaime Pedrosa Development Manager Tel: +44 (0) 7833 461211 Email: JPedrosa@sacoapartments.com

Jaime Pedrosa

Development Manager

Tel: +44 (0) 7833 461211

Email: JPedrosa@sacoapartments.com

Jaime is a Development Manager at SPG responsible for the successful delivery of new development schemes into the SPG portfolio. Prior to joining SPG, Jaime served as a Project Management Consultant at Rise, Procore and Renaclass.

Phil Pamphilon Development Manager Tel: +44 (0) 7557 020064 Email: PPamphilon@sacoapartments.com

Phil Pamphilon

Development Manager

Tel: +44 (0) 7557 020064

Email: PPamphilon@sacoapartments.com

Phil is a development manager at SPG.  Phil is responsible for a range of SPG's UK development initiatives ranging from planning to project completion. Prior to joining SPG, Phil served as a Project Manager at Jones Lang Lasalle and Assistant Project Leader at Heathrow Terminal 5.Asanga joined SACO in 2016.

Jacqui Seymour Financial Controller  Email: Jacqui@sacopropertygroup.com

Jacqui Seymour

Financial Controller 

Email: Jacqui@sacopropertygroup.com

Phil is a development manager at SPG.  Phil is responsible for a range of SPG's UK development initiatives ranging from planning to project completion. Prior to joining SPG, Phil served as a Project Manager at Jones Lang Lasalle and Assistant Project Leader at Heathrow Terminal 5.

Asanga Sirisena Finance Manager Email: Asanga@sacopropertygroup.com

Asanga Sirisena

Finance Manager

Email: Asanga@sacopropertygroup.com

Asanga is an accomplished accounting professional, with extensive experience in financial and management accounting. Skills have been gained working in retail, financial services, telecom and manufacturing industries.

Mark Taylor Development Associate Tel: +44 (0) 7880 367132 Email: Mark@sacopropertygroup.com

Mark Taylor

Development Associate

Tel: +44 (0) 7880 367132

Email: Mark@sacopropertygroup.com

Mark joined SACO in 2017 as  Development Associate and is responsible for supporting the development management team. Prior to joining SPG, Mark served as as Project Manager at Arcadis and a Building Surveyor at Bidwells.

 
  Robert Sporne Investment Analyst Tel: +44 (0) 7880 367142 Email: Robert@sacopropertygroup.com

 

Robert Sporne

Investment Analyst

Tel: +44 (0) 7880 367142

Email: Robert@sacopropertygroup.com

Robert joined SACO in 2014 as an Investment Analyst. Robert’s responsibilities include underwriting and conducting due diligence on prospective acquisitions and supporting the Investment Director in SPG’s funding and investment initiatives.

Robert has passed CFA Level III and graduated from Bristol University with an Economics degree in 2014.

  James King Investment Analyst Tel: +44 (0) 7796 574600 Email: James@sacopropertygroup.com

 

James King

Investment Analyst

Tel: +44 (0) 7796 574600

Email: James@sacopropertygroup.com

James joined SACO as an Analyst for the Development team in February 2016. He graduated from Oxford Brookes in 2014 with a degree in Economics, Finance and International  Business.

Following his degree he gained experience in M&A at Serco, Corporate Strategy at Time Inc. UK, Analytics at DragonGate, and most recently began studying for CIMA.

  Megan Roe Executive Assistant Tel: +44 (0) 203 327 7095 Email: Megan@sacopropertygroup.com

 

Megan Roe

Executive Assistant

Tel: +44 (0) 203 327 7095

Email: Megan@sacopropertygroup.com

Megan joined SACO in 2017 as Executive Assistant to Eric Jafari. Having gained administrative skills working in financial services as an Investment Assistant, Megan oversees the team's administrative matters.