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Meet the 'H' Team

In a turbulent market there’s so much more to selling or letting a home; you need experts, specialists, at every twist and turn of the process.

Meet some of the 'H' Team featured in our latest campaign, who will get your property over the line. 

Julian de la Poer Beresford 

Director - Sunningdale Sales
Julian started with Hamptons in 1988 as a negotiator in the Farnham branch. Over the next 35 years Julian has become a Regional Director, and now runs the Sunningdale office. Once, Julian used his 4x4 to reach an open window, after a client had locked themselves out of the house. After almost losing his trousers, much to the amusement of onlookers, Julian managed to gain entry and open the front door to the immense gratitude of the client.

Aneisha Beveridge 

Head of Research
Aneisha joined the research team at Hamptons in 2015 as a Graduate Analyst and was promoted a year later.  Today, Aneisha is responsible for Hamptons’ research informing both the business and its clients on the twists and turns of the property market, and is regarded as one of the UK’s leading housing market analysts. In 2022, Aneisha and her team reached over two billion readers, viewers, and listeners with their industry-leading research.

Ryan Harris 

Department Manager, Clapham Sales
Ryan started at Hamptons eight years ago, and has demonstrated resilience and drive in his journey from Sales Consultant to Department Manager. His leadership, innovation, and unwavering passion for property shine in building strong relationships with his clients and team. Ryan stands as an example of leadership and expertise in property sales, delivering excellent results even in a challenging market. 

Miranda Elgot Newton 

Head of Brand Marketing
Miranda has been with Hamptons for three years, joining at the very start of the pandemic. Miranda's role is about raising awareness of Hamptons, helping to communicate why we're different and how we can support people on their property journeys. Miranda helped to deliver Hamptons' first major rebrand - rolling out a fresh, exciting and warm look and logo, while staying true to Hamptons' heritage.

James Keable
Mortgage Services at Capital Private Finance
James started at Capital Private Finance (CPF) in 2023, after 22 years working in mortgages. If you’re looking to buy a home, Hamptons works in partnership with CPF to make the mortgage market easier for you to navigate. James and his advisors sift through thousands of mortgages on offer, including many that are exclusive to us to find the mortgage that is perfect for you. James is known for going above and beyond to get his clients the best deal possible.

Leal Ignatius
Head of International
Leal has spent 13 years in the Hamptons family and 20 years in real estate, covering multiple prime markets including Mayfair, Chelsea and Dubai.  Hamptons’ highest banking agent in Dec 2013, he has been a consistently high performer throughout his career. Leal moved into the International department in 2014 as Operations Director, spearheading developments including the new International website. He now heads our global network looking at ways to further enhance our brand.

Joyce Lin

Head of Sales - International Residential 
A seasoned professional in the UK property market with over a decade of experience, Joyce leads the Sales team for the International Residential department at Hamptons. Joyce brings a wealth of knowledge to help our clients find exceptional real estate opportunities. Fluent in English, Mandarin, and Cantonese, Joyce connects with clients from various backgrounds, making transactions smoother on the global stage.

Anil Bance

Senior Team and Customer Service Manager, Property Management 
Joining Hamptons in 2015 as a Property Manager for Kensington, Anil quickly stood out for his exceptional customer service, even going as far as attending property visits on his days off to accommodate overseas landlords.  Outside of work, Anil resides in Beckenham with his family.

​​​​​Hayley Thorning

Head of Sales - Guildford
Hayley Thorning is our Head of Sales in our Guildford office. Hayley has been in the industry since 2007 and with Hamptons for over two years. Her proactive approach and can-do attitude makes the moving process as smooth as possible.  Customer experience is at the heart of everything she does and she has even been known to drive documentation across Surrey to ensure a smooth exchange of contracts.

Nadya Basrawi
Associate Director - St Albans Lettings
Nadya is the Associate Director of St Albans, Harpenden and Hertford. She’s been at Hamptons for 14 years and in the industry for 19 years. Nadya prides herself in offering clients a service that goes above and beyond the ordinary. Once, she spent a day packing up a landlord’s house when their removal company cancelled, so that a tenant could move in on time.

Ellie Black
Portfolio Client Manager
Ellie has worked at Hamptons for eight years, starting as an Assistant Manager in Clapham, and now a Portfolio Client Manager. Ellie manages the day-to-day running of our Hamptons client’s residential property portfolio. Ellie works on behalf of a portfolio landlord to ensure the properties are occupied and operating effectively at all times.

​​​​​Neal Wood

Director, Head of Sales - Bath
Neal Wood started in agency in Berkshire back in 1980 and has worked across offices in Windsor, Henley-on-Thames and Goring-on-Thames. Joining Hamptons at their Marlow office in 2007, he has seen every possible market condition during his four plus decades in the business and has adapted his skills to advise clients at all stages of their move. Now heading up the Bath sales office, Neal takes great pride in the service levels that he and his team offer. 

Tom Hawkins
Head of Residential Development, London
Tom has over 19 years’ experience in the Residential Development and New Homes sector and is the Head of Residential Development for London. Throughout his career he has worked with some of the most prestigious developers, including Almacantar, Lodha, Finchatton, Berkeley Group, and CapCo. Tom has worked on a variety of different types of developments, from super prime in the heart of Mayfair to large scale development and regeneration projects.

Nicole Bodman
Regional Administration Manager
Over six years at Hamptons, Nicole has seen a professional evolution from Lettings Assistant in 2017 to a Regional Administration Manager. The role is diverse, spanning from onboarding new members, aiding the Build to Rent team and managing an enthusiastic team of seven. Nicole and her team uphold the highest standards in tenancy documentation, and ensure that every landlord and tenant has a seamless journey at Hamptons.

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