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With the right people, doing the right things, anything is possible.

Our expertise drives our business.

Freshs senior management team is made up of experienced individuals. Their combined expertise continually drives our business to deliver exceptional service to clients and residents.

Working collaboratively as a team is key and we deliver the highest standards to all our stakeholders and residents. We are proud of our hard work, but we also find time to have fun too.

We place great emphasis on trust and respect between colleagues across the business and recognise that retaining the best people is essential to our success.

We invest in the development of our employees, promote from within where possible and have a high retention of staff.

Say hello to our
Senior Management Team

Jane Crouch Chief Operating Officer

Jane joined Fresh in 2010 setting up the operational platform and has played an intrinsic part in the success and growth of Fresh. Jane oversees the customer experience & day to day operations of the business, ensuring that our customer insights shape our service and product. Jane has over 30 years experience in Residential for Rent sector.

When not working, Jane loves to spend time in her garden and admiring her efforts with a glass of fizz in hand, and enjoying great food with friends and family.

Scott Berry Commercial Finance Director

Scott joined Fresh in 2018 to oversee the Commercial, Finance and Business Systems Teams. He is a registered Chartered Accountant with over 20 years of commercial experience in property, advertising, media and technology. His team manage the financial and commercial relationships with clients as well as the insight and reporting of all properties. They also oversee the financial and business systems that underpin the business infrastructure.

When not at work, Scott is happiest outside enjoying time with his family and friends.

Craig Bryant Business Development Director

Craig joined Fresh in 2021 and is responsible for developing our strategy and driving growth across the residential for rent sector. Craig joined Fresh from an Executive Leadership role at UPP, where he advised on partnerships with universities to develop and manage residential assets. Before UPP he spent over 13 years in development and facilities management industries.

Outside of work, Craig is a self-confessed foodie and enjoys tinkering with old cars and watching Arsenal play with his footie obsessed son.

Sarah Wing To Head of Business Development

Sarah joined Fresh in 2009 having started her career on the operational side as an Accommodation Manager mobilising and managing one of our PBSA schemes which Fresh still manage today. Sarah progressed through a number of roles within Fresh before joining the Business Development team 8 years ago. Today, she heads up the Business Development team and is responsible for seeking new opportunities within the Residential for Rent sector and driving the growth in new business at Fresh. Sarah works alongside clients providing honest feedback on prospective opportunities and detailed appraisals including Freshs views on the NOI potential of assets. She also works closely with the Fresh team to ensure that all clients are onboarded smoothly.

When not working Sarah loves to cook; thats when shes not travelling and exploring new places.

Sarah Nelson Client Relationship Director

Sarah joined in 2011 with a background in working for world-renowned service providers including Cunard and Walt Disney World. Sarah also has vast experience in the PBSA sector and more recently in BTR, having spent five years at Unite Students, before joining FPG as Regional Manager. Promoted to Director of Operations in 2016, Sarah has now moved into a new role as Client Relationship Director and oversees the strategic management of client relations.

When not at work, Sarah loves to travel, go walking in the Peak District and spending time with her young son.

Tracy Stanton Director of Customer Experience

With over 18 years of field operational management experience, Tracy has worked with some well-known high-street brands including Body Shop, Game and Game Station. Before joining Fresh in 2015, she worked for Unite Students, giving her a strong understanding of the PBSA sector.

Tracy joined Fresh in 2015 as Head of Operations across the South, South West and Ireland during which time she assisted in setting up our presence in Ireland before becoming Assistant Director of Operations in 2018. Tracy now oversees the day to day customer experience and operations for Fresh across the UK and Ireland.

Partial to wearing some killer heels, Tracy is a passionate Exeter Chiefs rugby fan and also known for making a demon white chocolate cheesecake!

Richard Harbard Director of Property

Richard joined Fresh in 2021 and oversees all hard and soft services, health and safety and our property management accreditation and regulation schemes. Richard brings a wealth of experience from working across the private and public sectors. During his transition from an extensive and successful Military career, Richard attained a Masters in Facilities Management, as well as Health & Safety and Project Management qualifications, prior to venturing into property and FM.

After time spent in the management of facilities and residential leasehold properties at Berkeley Homes, Richard was appointed as the first Estate Director to take over and manage the site that was previously used as the London Olympic Athletes Village. Working closely with the Olympic Delivery Authority, over a 10 month period, Richard recruited 70 members of staff, took over 66 residential for rent and shared-ownership buildings and went on to manage the 67 acre site for 4 years.

Richard joined Get Living in 2017, spearheading the handover, mobilisation and ongoing estate management of all Get Livings Build to Rent and PBSA properties across the UK.

Katherine Powell Head of Business Systems and Information

Katherine joined Fresh in 2018 with a background in corporate support and systems project management in the Higher Education and Charity sectors. Katherine is responsible for overseeing all areas of systems and IT infrastructure for Fresh, leading technology innovation projects and ensuring our systems infrastructure supports the business strategy.

When not working, Katherine loves relaxing with a paintbrush in hand, where a particular passion is drawing animals and birds.

Clare Robinson Head of Finance

Clare joined Fresh in 2015 bringing with her a wide range of financial experience in various sectors including adverting & transport. Originally joining the Fresh team in the role of Finance Manager, she has developed her knowledge of the property sector and progressed to the role of Head of Client Finance. She oversees a team of Finance Managers who are responsible for the financial client reporting, providing insight into the client assets and the annual budgeting & forecasting process. She also oversees the Pricing Manager, who is responsible for the rent setting & pricing model and works closely with the outsourced team in India, ensuring there is a robust controls framework in place.

Out of work, Clare loves live music, lots of travel to new destinations & getting out into nature (weather permitting!)

Daniel Williams Assistant Finance Controller

Daniel joined the Commercial team in 2021 and plays an important part in the functions drive to lead the delivery of Corporate Financial service. He is accountable for reporting and control of the corporate entities of the Fresh Group, and support of the WJ Group Finance Function.

Daniel has vast experience within the property sector having previously worked at Hammerson and LSL Property Group.

Away from work, Daniel enjoys playing football and is a keen cyclist.

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