Commercial Agency and Management Team
Lovells is a family business which was founded in 1879 by Chris Lovells’ great grandfather.
The company prides itself on traditional values of honesty, integrity and customer service, and through its experienced team can provide for all your property requirements whether in respect of Commercial Property, Property Management, Residential Sales or Lettings.
Contact Lovells on 723636, email@example.com or call into our Smith Street offices to meet the team – we’re here to help.
Chris Lovell is a Chartered Surveyor and a Registered Valuer. A qualified member of the General Practice division of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) since 1986, he gained experience in London in several areas including Auctions, Property Management, Investment and Valuation.
Chris returned to the Island in 1989 to join the family firm which was started by his great grandfather in 1879. He has over 20 years experience in the property market in Guernsey and, as a Company Director, he advises many private individuals, Companies and Corporates in Valuation, Investment and Agency roles. He is the Chairman of the Local Branch of the RICS.
Secretary and P.A. to The Directors
Maureen is our Senior Secretary and started her secretarial career in the finance industry, moving after a number of years to the Environment Department, then known as the IDC for a short spell, before moving to Lovells where she has been for the last 25 years.
Although she works predominantly in the Commercial Management Department, she also helps the Residential Sales and Lettings Departments when necessary.
Maureen thrives on a challenge and certainly gets that in management where each day presents different challenges.
Gill Queripel is our Accounts Administrator and has been with Lovells for over 25 years, providing essential accounting support.
Gill also has a great involvement in service charge administration and rent collection for our managed client portfolio.
In her spare time, Gill runs the Nerine Netball Club and is considered to be one of the most successful coaches in the Island.
Rob is a highly experienced Chartered Builder and Civil & Structural Engineer.
He has worked in California, where projects included the Orange County performing arts centre, the 21 storey Four Seasons Hotel in Newport Beach and numerous high rise offices. Rob has worked locally for RG Falla (Project Manager), JW Rihoy (Operations Director) and Guernsey Glass (Managing Director).
He has extensive experience in construction and can advise on all aspects of building and maintenance issues, from foundations to fittings.
Michael has worked in the social housing field for over 20 years, working primarily for large metropolitan UK authorities.
His experience ranges from managing residential units and includes extensive knowledge of estate management. He is also experienced in lettings, rent arrears, repairs, nuisance behaviour and multi-agency work.
Most recently Michael worked in a specialist team tackling serious cases of tenancy breaches and ensuring appropriate legal remedies were sought in the Civil and Criminal courts.
Jemma is one of our Property Managers. She was educated at The Ladies’ College before undertaking a Bsc (Hons) degree in Building Surveying. Jemma’s degree course included a one year work placement in Boston, USA, where she was employed as assistant Construction Project Manager.
Further to her degree, Jemma worked in both Australia and New Zealand for a total of two and a half years.
In 2007, Jemma returned to Guernsey where she worked at a local property development company undertaking the role of Residential Property Manager for numerous residential property developments.