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Meet The Team

Richard Saunders  FNAEA  MARLA

Richard started his career in estate agency over 45 years ago with a commercial firm in London’s West End, before joining Frost Brothers in 1977.  Here he gained huge experience leading their sales offices including Sutton, Tadworth, Chipstead and Banstead.

Richard established his own company in 1997 in Banstead High Street, one of the first to advertise properties on the internet.

Richard continues to lead the company, opening its Kingswood office in 2013

Call Richard now 01737 360000
 richard@richardsaunders.co.uk

Clinton Harper

Clinton's 20-year experience in estate agency has been gained across South-West London and North Surrey with both independent and corporate firms. This included over 7 years spearheading a key office for an established independent.

Specifically recruited as Head of Residential Sales, based at the Banstead office, Clinton joined the firm in 2017.

His appointment enhances an energetic team with unrivalled experience.

Call Clinton now 01737 363333
clinton@richardsaunders.co.uk

Chris Ead

Chris progressed swiftly over his seven years with one of the country's largest estate agencies to head one of their most successful major offices in Surrey.  Having grown up in the local area, joining the company as Head of Residential Lettings was a natural choice.

Chris brings a wealth of local knowledge and industry expertise to his role.

Chris leads the area's most accomplished lettings team.

Call Chris now 01737 370700
chris@richardsaunders.co.uk

Edward Saunders

It would have been impossible for Edward not to have gained ‘secondary’ experience in the early years of the company.  Edward starting his career in another customer-service industry.

Edward was invited to take up a full-time position with the firm in 2012.

Working from both Banstead and Kingswood, Edward is a key member of a remarkably accomplished sales team.

Call Edward now 01737 363333
edward@richardsaunders.co.uk

Tracy Townsend   MARLA

Born into a property background, Tracy's father being one of the Surrey’s most respected property developers.  A busy family life took precedence over Tracy’s career in estate agency but her natural skills and experience clearly have never faded.

A result of a chance conversation at Goodwood, Richard invited Tracy join the company in 2013.

Tracy's role is pivotal, assisting with all lettings and sales matters with professionalism.

Call Tracy now 01737 370700
tracy@richardsaunders.co.uk

Dan Downton

The competitive property market of South-West London and Surrey was an ideal training ground for Dan and he progressed swiftly with the independent firms he worked over the years and he helped the owners establish a new estate agency in Surbiton.

Dan has been a natural addition to the company's sales team, joining in 2018.

Dan works both from the Banstead and Kingswood offices.

Call Dan now 01737 363333
dan@richardsaunders.co.uk

Paris Williams

Paris enjoyed a reputation for making things happen during her first career in a high-profile sports organisation.  Following her passion for property, she progressed to a career in commercial and residential property management.

Paris was delighted to join as Richard's PA and company administrator in 2020.

Managing the company's social media is also one of Paris's favourite tasks.

Call Paris now 01737 360000
paris@richardsaunders.co.uk

Rachel Saunders

Throughout her career Rachel had various secretarial and administrative roles including working within accountants and estate agency.  Following this, Rachel took time out from her career to raise their four children.

Rachel has been at Richard’s side during his career, helping to open his first office in 1997.

Helping with the administration and promotion of the company, Rachel remains central to the team.
 
Call Rachel now 01737 363333
banstead@richardsaunders.co.uk

Lindsay Weyman

Lindsay’s first career in London’s City and West End lead her to become PA to Chief Executives and Chairmen of companies such as British Steel and Hill Samuel Merchant Bank. After a career break raising three daughters, Lindsay decided to revisit her career.

Richard didn’t hesitate to ask Lindsay to join the firm in 1999, and Lindsay made an incomparable contribution over 20 years to the success of the company before retiring in 2019. Lindsay remains an honorary member of the Saunders team.