Issue 8 2020

CEO MONTHLY / ISSUE 8 2020 11 , May20046 Gold-Standard For Managing Director After joining Gold Property Developments in June 2009, managing director Phil Todd has since been a fantastic leader for all who work at the firm. With a history in property services and commercial management, Phil brings a level of understanding of the real estate and home-building market that few others can match. Immersing himself wholly in the daily work of the firm, Phil is on hand to ensure that each of the firm’s development sites are built with the local community in mind. Since taking charge of the firm, Phil has overseen the successful completion of beautifully-designed and well- constructed family homes in a range of styles that seamlessly fit into the local surroundings. Phil’s career journey began back in 1999 when he started his own construction business alongside his dad. During this time, he met the Golds when they commissioned the father/ son duo to build their new headquarters in 1999. A few years down the line in 2001, Phil decided to stop travelling when his son Harry was born, instead he had a year in private practice and then joined Bluestone, part of the Morgan Sindall Group. Quickly rising through the ranks, he was promoted and asked For over two decades, Gold Property Developments has been building dreamhomes for customers across the semi-rural parts of South East England. Having carved out a reputation for well-designed properties that are built to an exceptionally-high standard, the success of Gold Property Developments can be attributed to this years’ winner of theManaging Director of the Year – UK, Mr Philip Todd. Discover more about the firm, and Phil’s work as we take a closer look. to lead their small works team which he grew to a turnover of an extraordinary £6m. Following this remarkable accomplishment, Phil was spotted by Morgan Sindall’s sister company, Overbury, who are one of the leading commercial fitout companies in the UK. Whilst working here, he headed up the north team reporting to an MD, whilst growing the turnover from around £3m to £25m. In 2009, Phil joined Gold Property Developments as a Contracts Manager before quickly earning the position of MD, which has seen GPD establish themselves as a leading developer in the south east of England. Phil is the first to acknowledge the vision and patience of Ralph and Bradley Gold, and is very grateful for the guidance and trust they have instilled in him. Whether it be a small and cosy two-bedroom apartment, or a massively luxurious and spacious five-bedroom home for families, Gold Property Developments is creating dream homes for people all over the South East of England. Every inch of every home is designed with modern luxury living in mind, enhanced even further by the bountiful light and space throughout them. Thanks to Phil’s exceptional industry knowledge and desire to give the customer total peace of mind, the homes also make the most of eco-friendly opportunities for cost-effectiveness, and come complete with a ten-year warranty. Over the last eleven years of service, Phil and Gold Property Developments have maintained the firms commitment to professional standards as a business. Creating dream homes is an admirable profession, and Phil approaches his job every single day with an enthusiasm and determination that has seen many happy customers living in their perfect homes in the South East of England. Company: Gold Property Developments Contact: Philip Todd Website: