John is a Hong Kong based entrepreneur with a legacy of launching, financing and managing a range of companies in various sectors. John is one of Westlake’s funders and in conjunction with the board of directors helps to develop its growth, planning, strategy and direction.
Jonathan began his career in property and development in Birmingham working for an internationally renown consultancy. Jonathan worked in the Middle East before relocating to Shanghai where he spent 5 years delivering development and asset management advisory services to various blue chip developers and investors. Jonathan relocated back to the UK at the end of 2015 when he begun the process of setting up Westlake Homes with Dominic Murphy. Jonathan’s core responsibility is business growth and construction delivery.
Dominic has a broad range of experience in high-end residential project delivery, capital markets and agency. Dominic leads Westlake’s relationships with agents, key stakeholders and end buyers. Dominic began his career in the Midlands with King Sturge before they were acquired by Jones Lang LaSalle. In 2006 Dominic relocated to assist in the development of a Real Estate Agency business in Switzerland. Dominic returned to the UK in 2013 to launch an estate agency and is now, together with Jonathan, instrumental to the growth of Westlake Homes. Dominic’s core responsibility is the acquisition and sale of development sites.
Tim is an FCCA accredited commercial and financial Accoutant with Dunhill UK. Having had a career spanning 30 years in Hong Kong working in equity, derivatives and corporate finance Tim was CEO of the Furama Hotel Group and then built ICBC broking subsidiary acting as advisor to Northern Industries China.
Legal and Company Administration
Steve is a highly respected entrepreneur having a technical background with a strong financial understanding. Steve co-founded and built an aviation engineering software business into a global provider, since then Steve has supported the rapid development of several successful european organisations. Steve focuses on managing Westlake’s accounts, key legal and accounting matters and investor relations.