Our team

From experienced directors
to skilled managers

Lou Rokach
Director

Lou has over 30 years’ experience in residential and mixed use development. As a Director of Groveworld he has particular expertise in the field of land acquisition and regeneration. Lou has facilitated the delivery of numerous high profile developments across the London Boroughs of Camden, Islington and Hackney and has shaped the Groveworld philosophy in creating vibrant place-making communities for people to live and work in.

Lou Rokach

Jeff Duggan
Director - FCA

Jeff has spent a lifetime in the house-building industry and has developed residential sites throughout the UK, as well as in California, Spain, Germany and Greece. He has worked for a number of national housebuilders and brings a wealth of experience to all aspects of the business, particularly funding, legal, accounting and sales and marketing.

Jeff Duggan

Ian Manson
Head of development

Ian joined Groveworld in 1994 and now has over 30 years in the industry including experience in main contracting, volume house building and mixed use central London large scale development. His expertise is of particular relevance with regard to the technical and commercial issues required for large complicated land assembly regeneration projects.

Ian Manson

Nick Morris
Commercial manager

Nicholas has over 25 years’ experience in the construction and property industry with the early part of his career being in main contracting before the switch firstly to house-building and then on to the delivery of large residential led development schemes.

Nick Morris

Richard Rothwell MRICS MRTPI
Senior Development Manager

Richard has over 11 years’ experience working on private and public sector development, regeneration, asset management, insolvency and agency projects. Having worked in the public sector and acted as both a consultant and as principal in the private sector, Richard possesses commercial and technical skill sets required to deliver holistic development solutions. Richard’s specialisms lie in transactions and site assembly, viability, planning negotiation and stakeholder engagement.

Richard Rothwell MRICS MRTPI

Nicholas Wright
Development Manager

Nicholas has over 7 years’ experience working in asset management and commercial property development, with a particular focus on mixed use and food store development. Having worked closely with national retailers and funds, Nicholas has established skills in undertaking developments from acquisition to disposal while building up an extensive list of industry contacts across a broad range of sectors. Nicholas’ key skills lie in site finding, development solutions and complicated site assembly.

Nicholas Wright

David Rabson
Consultant

David has almost 30 years’ experience in the financial and commercial property market. In addition to his involvement in the debt and equity financing structures of the Group companies, David oversees all commercial property transactions and corporate structuring.

David Rabson