Our Team

Professional Experience

Bill is a great-grandson of HMG’s founder and joined the board as a non executive director in 2007. He spent much of his professional career in the media industry and was Managing Director of Haymarket Media Group’s digital businesses worldwide until 2008. Since then he has developed a portfolio of NED & advisory roles across media, property and technology sectors, currently serving on 6 boards, including being Chairman at HMG and Sosandar PLC.


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Bill Murray

Chairman

Nick spent two years in investment at Lambert Smith Hampton and five years at Lewis Ellis, the niche investment boutique, before setting up Matrix Property Investment as a joint venture with HMG in 2001. Following the acquisition of Matrix by HMG in 2006, Nick was appointed to HMG’s board and became Chief Executive in 2009.

Nick Casson MRICS

CEO

Bruce is Group Finance Director of The Doric Group, a privately owned group of companies in the paper based packaging sector. At Doric, Bruce takes overall responsibility for financial reporting and control and also leads acquisition activity. Prior to joining Doric, Bruce spent five years as a corporate finance adviser, having previously qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG.


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Bruce Murray

Non-Executive Director

Since qualifying as a chartered surveyor in 2003, Ted has worked exclusively within the property investment market. Advising a range of clients from high net worth individuals through to institutions, he currently specialises in brokerage as a partner at the boutique investment practice, King Street Commercial.


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Ted Murray

Non-Executive Director

Joy is a chartered accountant and Group Finance Director at Orbit Group Limited, a housing association which owns 43,000 homes in the midlands and the south east. Orbit has turnover of £360m pa and holds assets of £2.3bn, developing 2,000 homes pa for sale and rent into both the affordable and open markets. Joy’s NED experience includes membership of the Boards of a north-west based house builder and a JV developing major regeneration projects in Derby, Liverpool and Stoke.


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Joy Baggaley FCA

Non-Executive Director

Charles has many years of experience in the North West commercial property market having worked for both Lambert Smith Hampton and J Trevor Webster before setting up Regional Property Solutions, based in Altrincham, in 1999.


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Charles Murray

Non-Executive Director

Carol is a Chartered Accountant, having qualified with Grant Thornton in 2002.  Prior to joining HMG in January 2015, Carol held a variety of finance positions at Timpson, McCann Manchester and Kelloggs.


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Carol Hall

Finance Director

Vicki joined HMG in 2015 after several years working at Magnus, WHR and Lambert Smith Hampton, dealing with all aspects of office agency, management and development across the North West.

At HMG Vicki has a wide ranging remit including helping to secure new occupiers for vacant properties, dealing with service charge efficiency, marketing and asset management.


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Vicki Cook

Senior Surveyor

Liz Aboud joined property investment company Hollins Murray Group as Head of Legal in November 2016. Liz was formerly a partner for many years at Gateley Plc and previously Halliwells in Manchester city centre.

 

Liz Aboud

Head of Legal

Paul joined HMG in 2016 after several years at Magnus and The Co-operative Group.  He has held a number of property management positions however his core role is leading the facilities/estates management team and dealing with customers on a day to day basis.


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Paul McCallum

Facilities and Estates Manager

Dan worked in his family’s hospitality business for 15 years before joining retail giant Arcadia as Facilities Manager. The bulk of his time at Arcadia was spent working alongside the project team to deliver a £44m head office refurbishment, as well the day to day operation of the head offices sites across the West End. Dan will be assisting Paul in the upkeep and compliance of the properties and sites and brings an extremely customer focused mindset to the team.


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Dan Gall

Facilities Manager

Josh spent 12 months at Manchester based developer Capital & Centric and 5 years at North West retail / leisure property experts Cheetham & Mortimer before joining Hollins Murray Group in June 2019.

Josh will assist in several property duties including running of the existing portfolio, maximising asset values, lease structuring and managing the voids within the portfolio.

 


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Josh Moores

Surveyor

Denise has been with the company since 2007 and provides administrative support to the team and assists in the day to day running of the office

Denise Grasby

Office Administrator

Emma is the Office Manager and essentially ensures the smooth running of the HMG office on a day to day basis.  Emma provides valuable support to the whole team and her remit ranges from organising meetings, implementing and maintaining our office procedures to managing databases and administrative systems.

Emma Barnes

Office Manager