MEET THE TEAM
NEIL ALTMAN FRICS
FNAEA AND REGISTERED VALUER
DIRECTOR AND FOUNDER
Neil has over 30 years experience in the property market. Having previously worked in the West End he established VDBM in 2001. His day to day work includes acting as Expert Witness in a variety of property disputes. Neil is an RICS Registered Valuer. He also advises a well established and loyal client base on properties throughout the UK. His hobbies include eating, gardening and off-road driving.
Nick has over 10 years building surveying experience in the commercial and residential property sectors. He is a member of the renowned P & T (Pyramus & Thisbe) Party Wall Club, and is able to provide insight, analysis, and knowledge that can save client’s money and manage risks. With his experience, Nick can draw on in-depth knowledge of building surveying, party wall matters and dilapidations issues. In his spare time he enjoys art, architecture, rugby and music.
SENIOR PROPERTY MANAGER
With a background of commercial property in London, Jasmine has been with VDBM since the beginning. She has many years’ experience of both commercial and residential management and is dedicated to making sure that properties are properly maintained. Tenants know that any issues that may arise will be dealt with quickly and efficiently and most importantly, she and her team understand the need for good communication every step of the way, be it with clients, tenants or contractors. When not at work Jasmine relaxes by doing Karate!
MRICS AND REGISTERED VALUER
Richard Morgan began his long career in residential estate agency. He turned to commercial and professional work and qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1983. After 15 years running an estate agency business overseas, Richard returned to the UK in 2013 and is now running the agency department at VDBM. He is also an RICS Registered Valuer. Richard brings a wealth of experience gained over 30 years and is accustomed to dealing with clients’ problems, large and small. In his spare time, Richard is an avid classic car fan and a member of the Jaguar Drivers’ Club.
FINANCE & OPERATIONS DIRECTOR
Sarah is an experienced Chartered Accountant who has previously worked for a number of organisations in the commercial and charity sectors. She is responsible for VDBM’s financial and compliance matters and for the promotion of the Company. Sarah also holds an interior design qualification and has advised on various clients’ projects. Her hobbies include gardening and walking in the countryside with her much loved dog.