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Meet the
Modus Team

Mark Spolander

Director

Mark is a successful entrepreneur who has been buying, selling and advising businesses in the UK for a number of years. As co-founder and Director of Modus he brings strategic planning, financial management and creative win-win solutions for any investment deal to the business. His native South African roots mean he’s known to barbecue all year round, when not running around after his three young children.

 

Nick Thorpe

Director

Nick is a shrewd and experienced property investor/developer with considerable expertise in buy-to-let, HMO and property development. He has started, run and advised a number of very successful businesses. As co-founder and Director of Modus he is operationally focused and leads with sourcing and programme managing the investments. Raised in rural Yorkshire, he loves all things outdoors and can often be found tinkering/building something at home.

 

Samantha Newport

Director

Samantha is a Chartered Management Accountant and has been CIMA accredited since 2010. As Director of Modus Accountants, Samantha is part of the Modus leadership team, and thrives on helping clients not only with their accounts but also providing strategic direction. When she’s not busy crunching the numbers, Samantha enjoys walking her dog in the local park.

 

Kazie Scott

Business Manager

Kazie is a talented business manager with a career that has taken her from Manchester to Malaysia and now to Modus. As the Business Manager she ensures the day-day business activities run smoothly as well as overseeing all our client property purchases.

Kazie is an experienced client support manager ensuring our clients receive the best service possible. Her relaxed and calming nature fits perfectly with her love of yoga.

Laura Readshaw

Client Support Manager

Laura is a highly experienced client support manager having previously held several customer facing roles. At Modus Property, she is responsible for managing new and existing client relationships, as well as managing all our client property purchases. In her spare time, Laura is an avid silversmith who loves making chainmaille jewellery.

Matt Dickinson

Project Manager

Matt joins us from a commercial background, as well as experience in the building investment sector with a sound knowledge of HMOs/licencing regulations. Matts role is focused on sourcing investment deals/developments and building our team of quality tradespeople. With his friendly down to earth and easy manner he is a natural communicator with our contractors and clients.

 

Louise Russell

Business Administrator

Louise has a varied and wide ranging role within Modus. She deals with pre and post purchase administration that includes everything from setting up utilities for investors to ensuring properties are legally compliant to let or sell. She can also be found viewing the occasional property to source for our investors. During her spare time Louise enjoys playing guitar and the piano.

Amy Woodhead

Lettings Manager

Amy is a very experienced and dedicated lettings manager, having managed hundreds of student rooms in her hometown of Huddersfield for over 10 years before joining Modus. Heading up Modus Lets, Amy is responsible for filling and managing our client portfolio. When Amy is not working, she loves to travel the world with her family and friends.

Ryan Parker

Marketing Manager

Ryan joined our team in January 2020 and has a wealth of marketing experience. Having graduated from the University of Huddersfield in 2012 he has since worked in various marketing roles across three different continents. Out of work Ryan enjoys playing sport, keeping fit and walking his two Border Collie’s. 

Elise Bowmer

Assistant Project Manager 

Elise has several years’ experience working within finance and operations for construction companies with excellent service delivery skills. At Modus Property she is responsible for ensuring that our property refurbishment projects run smoothly and oversees the final stages of dressing and presentation of properties ready for viewings. During her spare time Elise enjoys going to her local gym and at weekends shopping with her friends.

Harry Whitfield

Assistant Project Manager

Harry joined Modus in January and comes with a wide knowledge of the construction industry in both the domestic and commercial sectors.
As an Assistant Project Manager at Modus, he is responsible for delivering high-quality projects while building our team of trusted tradespeople. Out of work, Harry plays rugby, enjoys cooking and spending time in the Lake District.

Get in touch

Modus Property Limited

Modus House, 100a Wakefield Road, Lepton, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, HD8 0DL

Phone: +44 (0)1484 971065

Email: hello@modus-property.com

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