​Robert Leech

​Robert Leech | Director

Robert started in a large West End commercial agency over 40 years ago, before moving on to a long established Purley based residential agency where he was taken into the partnership when he was just 24. He was instrumental in growing the firm until it was sold to the Northern Rock in the late 1980’s. After two years as sales director, he acquired the Oxted office to open Robert Leech and Partners in 1989. Outside of work he enjoys walking his dog and will still take every opportunity to go skiing.

Wendi Leech

Wendi Leech | Director

Wendi Leech joined the company some 15 years ago following a career change. She heads the Land and New Homes department based in Reigate together with assisting in the general running of the business. Married to Robert Leech.

Kelly Judd

Kelly Judd | Finance Director

Having started her career in financial investments over 20 years ago Kelly has worked across a braod range of industries before joining Robert Leech Estate agents in 2019 as Finance Director, where Kelly has been able to offer Robert Leech her comprehensive and diverse experience into the next phase of the company’s strategic development. Outside of work Kelly has two children who keep her busy, but always find time to enjoy life. She loves nothing more than spending time with her family & friends and has a passion for travelling and health and fitness, particularly enjoying running and often takes part in charity events.   Kelly volunteers on the board of 2 charities as has a strong belief in helping others and giving back to the community.

Andrew Stanyard

Andrew Stanyard | Associate Director

With 13 years of experience selling properties in the Reigate area Andrew has a wealth of local knowledge and a background of handling all types of properties.  Andrew is very passionate about what he does and strives to ensure that exemplary customer service is always at the forefront.  Outside work he enjoys spending time at home with the family and rambling through the local countryside with his border collie Beano.

Emma West

Emma West | Sales Manager

Emma is Reigate born and bred, a former Micklefield school girl many years ago! Emma has now raised her own family locally – a testament to her opinion of Reigate and resulting in an excellent local knowledge everything from schools to rugby clubs. She started her life with Robert Leech in 2005 and has always been an integral part of the friendly, yet tenacious Reigate team.

Joe Raimondo

Joe Raimondo | Senior Negotiator

Joe joined us in July 2019, previously having worked in various sales roles across the world before finding his passion working in property.  Joe is adept at understanding and listening to what buyers are looking for and demonstrates real tenacity when it comes to working to achieve a sale.  Outside of work Joe also has a true passion for health and fitness, particularly enjoying running and the gym.  

Jocelyn Williams

Jocelyn Williams | Lettings Negotiator

Jocelyn started her lettings career in a local firm and spent four successful years learning and working in the rental profession. She started at Robert Leech in July 2021 as lettings negotiator and is looking forward to being a pivotal member of the team and relishes the challenge of building the Reigate portfolio.

In her spare time she enjoys catching up with family and friends and having fun and action packed days out.

Craig Custance

Craig Custance | Associate Director

Craig has over ten years of experience in residential sales having started his career in the busy markets of South West London. He has always endeavoured to provide exceptional customer service and building long-lasting relationships by maintaining regular contact with his clients.
Craig is married with two children and in his spare time he enjoys playing golf and cooking.

Michelle Cheshire

Michelle Cheshire | Lettings Manager

Michelle not only brings a wealth of property expertise but also copious amounts of much loved energy to the lettings team. She has been involved in the industry since 2002 and thrives on new challenges which allow her to showcase her problem solving skills and ability to manage a team. Out of work her focus is completely different - a love of cooking, running and quality time with her young boys.

Chrissie Doyle

Chrissie Doyle | Senior Sales Negotiator

Chrissie started her estate agency career in 1982 working in managerial roles throughout London and Surrey. More recently working in Oxted for the past 20 years.Chrissie has been looking for a new challenge and is delighted to have recently joined Robert Leech as Senior Sales Negotiator and also New Homes Consultant.  She enjoys meeting clients and conducting viewings and has a great enthusiasm for selling properties both new and established.  In her spare time she enjoys walking her golden retriever,  regularly going to the cinema and enjoying ski-ing holidays.

Kelly Ward

Kelly Ward | Senior Sales Negotiator

Following on from a successful career in advertising sales Kelly's career moved on to property and has previously been a Branch Manager for an agents in Kent. Her forte is to help applicants find the right home and consider properties that they may have dismissed. She is delighted to be able to bring her vast sales experience to the vendors and buyers to Robert Leech Oxted. In her spare time you will find her blending spices and creating numerous curry dishes from around the world and trying to stop the family cocker spaniel, Fudge eating the results.

Alex Gregory

Alex Gregory | Sales Negotiator

After a career in the insurance industry in the City, Alex has joined RL Oxted as a negotiator assisting Andy and the very busy sales team. Alex brings to the role tenacity and a passion for sales. When not in the office or looking after his new born daughter Posie; Alex enjoys a round of golf and is a member of Tandridge Golf Club. He also enjoys sailing and follows the exploits of the Arsenal.

Christine Taylor

Christine Taylor | Senior Lettings Negotiator

I have always been interested in property and was lucky enough to start working at Robert Leech Estate Agents when my children were very young – nearly 20 years ago. I have worked as a sales negotiator for most of those years, and following a brief career change, I have recently rejoined Robert Leech as part of the lettings team and am enjoying the new challenges it brings. I enjoy showing prospective tenants our properties and helping make the transition from one home to another as smooth as possible. In my spare time I enjoy travelling, going for long walks (ending with a pub lunch) and catching up on box sets on Netflix.

Ria Fiander

Ria Fiander | Property Management

With over 6 years experience in the lettings industry, Ria has extensive knowledge of the entire lettings process and how to achieve a fantastic relationship with both landlords and tenants. Her aim is to make the lettings process as easy and stress free as possible, with a strong focus on customer service and attention to detail. Ria has a strong presence within the team and strikes a great balance between her warm nature and assertiveness.

Colin Barwick

Colin Barwick | Land & New Homes

Colin set up his own Estate Agency in Warlingham in the mid 1980’s which he successfully operated for nearly 30 years after which, he focused on Land and New Homes, identifying potential development opportunities and providing developers with bespoke marketing services in the area of North East Surrey. During this time, he established a close working relationship with many excellent house builders. He joined Robert Leech Land and New Homes at the beginning of June, to assist the existing team in growing the already busy new homes department. With the aim to expand the geographical area in which we operate and provide our developer clients with first class marketing services as well as identifying new opportunities. 

Geraldine Nightingale

Geraldine Nightingale | New Homes Partner

Since starting her new homes career in 1993 Geri has worked directly with developers in all aspects of sales, marketing and senior management and brings to Robert Leech a wealth of experience and expertise. Geri has continued to augment her experience with studying and has qualified in many aspects and disciplines of selling new homes. Geri is a keen interior designer and has used this passion to dress show homes but also in her personal life, helping friends and family with design ideas and tips on decoration.

Mark Floyd

Mark Floyd | Associate Director

Mark started his career in 1990 and has worked for successful independent and corporate agents in Surrey and Sussex. He has covered many disciplines including land and new homes, country homes and has experience in lettings. He is proud to be running the highly regarded Lingfield Office.

Paul Dixon

Paul Dixon | Private Estates

Paul joined Robert Leech in 1993 to set up and run the Country House & Equestrian Estates division of the business. Formally Paul was Director of a national estate agency chain and he is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. He is married with a daughter and son. In his spare time he is well known for conducting high profile charity auctions, having worked on behalf of International organisations.

Jordon Gladman

Jordon Gladman | Assistant Manager

Jordon started his estate agency career in 2014 working for a local agent in East Grinstead. He joined Robert Leech in March 2017 and hopes to build on this previous experience. Jordon is enthusiastic and tenacious and particularly enjoys negotiating a deal. In his spare time Jordon enjoys watching his beloved Arsenal struggle in the league!

Carol Scott

Carol Scott | Sales Negotiator

Carol’s sales career started 25 years ago in the world of magazine publishing working on business to business, trade publications.  A move into estate agency is the perfect fit for her sales skills and her passion to help people. Outside of work Carol enjoys socialising with friends and family, yoga, long walks with her dog, and taking on a trekking challenge.  She has been known to scale the odd mountain and has taken part in marathon treks to raise money for charity.

Charlotte Simons

Charlotte Simons | Marketing

Charlotte started her marketing career in professional services working for a magic circle law firm and one of the big 4 accounting firms. Having always had a passion for graphic design in 2002 Charlotte decided to retrain at London College of Printing and started working as a freelance designer building up a client base focused on the property sector. Charlotte joined Robert Leech in April 2014 as marketing and design executive bringing the different aspects of her expertise together.

Katie Parsonage

Katie Parsonage | Mortgage Adviser

Katie Parsonage is the mortgage adviser at Robert Leech and has over 20 years experience and works with Mortgage Advice Bureau. She has lived in Reigate for 20 years, is married to Rob and has 2 children. Katie deals with nearly 100 lenders to find the right one for your circumstances and needs - some of these schemes cannot be found on the high street and are exclusive to Mortgage Advice Bureau.  Outside work, Katie loves all water sports, fitness classes and holidays.  

Jean Scott

Jean Scott | Negotiator

Jean is our longest serving employee having worked with Robert for over 40 years. She is very involved in the local community and is well known in the area. Jean primarily works with us on Saturday and still thoroughly enjoys being an active part of the team.