• Paul Caddick

    Paul Caddick

    Chairman

    Paul began his career as a site engineer and moved on to become a civil engineering…

  • John Bywater

    John Bywater

    Managing Director

    John qualified as a chartered surveyor and worked for British Rail, Leeds Corporation…

  • Peter Hirst

    Peter Hirst

    Finance Director & Co. Secretary

    A qualified chartered accountant, Peter teamed up with Paul Caddick during the…

  • Johnny Caddick

    Johnny Caddick

    Director

    As a graduate, Johnny began his career in retail agency with Dalgleish & Co in London…

  • Paul Thelwell

    Paul Thelwell

    Paul has been involved in the construction and property industry in…

  • Alexandra Hulme

    Alexandra Hulme

    Retail Director

    As a Land Management graduate, Allie began her career at Cushman Wakefield…

  • Myles Hartley

    Myles Hartley

    Director

    Myles gained a degree in Urban Land Economics before joining Weatherall Green…

  • Jim Dyson

    Jim Dyson

    Director

    Jim graduated with a degree in Urban Land Economics and began work in the…

  • Ian Laight

    Ian Laight

    Ian has over 35 years of design, project management and funding experience in…

  • Sarah Friskney

    Sarah Friskney

    Senior Development Surveyor

    An Urban Land Economics degree graduate, Sarah began her career in private…

  • Paul Bullers

    Paul Bullers

    Group Accountant

    Paul studied mathematics at Manchester University and his knack for figures…

  • Helen Holley

    Helen Holley

    PA to the Chairman

    Helen has more than 25 years' secretarial experience and has previously worked for…

  • Elaine Ansbro

    Elaine Ansbro

    Receptionist

    After spending 26 years in retail banking, on the new business development side, Elaine…

Paul Caddick

Paul Caddick

BSc, CEng, MIMunE., MICE
Chairman

Paul began his career as a site engineer and moved on to become a civil engineering graduate and a chartered civil and municipal engineer. He was later employed by West Yorkshire Council and John Laing, before branching out to form his own company in 1979.

Under Paul's leadership, the business rapidly expanded with significant achievements in building; design and build; and development and property. Today he retains an important hands-on role at Caddick Developments.

John Bywater

John Bywater

FRICS
Managing Director

John qualified as a chartered surveyor and worked for British Rail, Leeds Corporation, the Burton Group and Joshua Tetley before becoming Head of Retail at Donaldsons.

He joined Caddick Developments in April 2007 after ten years as managing director of Hammerson UK and is driving forward the large scale, mixed-use development programme that Caddick Developments is currently undertaking.

John also holds non-executive directorships with Workspace plc, Canal And River Trust, Low Carbon Workplace, Realis Estates and Opera North.

Peter Hirst

Peter Hirst

FCA
Finance Director & Co. Secretary

A qualified chartered accountant, Peter teamed up with Paul Caddick during the company's early years. Since then he has seen sustained growth and value creation across the group.

Peter's role for the future will be more of the same: balancing exciting proposals against careful control in a market place which has become tougher, less fundable and more competitive.

Johnny Caddick

Johnny Caddick

Bsc (Hons)
Director

As a graduate, Johnny began his career in retail agency with Dalgleish & Co in London. Having worked in northern retail acquisitions and disposals, he moved to the Shopping Centre Leasing and Development team.

Johnny joined Caddick Developments from CBRE and has put his experience to good use working on retail and mixed use developments across the country.

Paul Thelwell

Paul Thelwell


Paul has been involved in the construction and property industry in excess of 30 years.

His expertise covers most sectors with a strong bias towards residential, commercial and hospitality development opportunities.

Alexandra Hulme

Alexandra Hulme

BSc (Hons) MRICS
Retail Director

As a Land Management graduate, Allie began her career at Cushman Wakefield. She moved to shopping centre development and then to high street agency and shopping centre leasing, qualifying as a Chartered Surveyor along the way.

In 2002 Allie joined Caddick Developments and now acts as a consultant, operating from London. She is working on various current projects and is responsible for retail development and leasing.

Myles Hartley

Myles Hartley

BSc (Hons) MRICS
Director

Myles gained a degree in Urban Land Economics before joining Weatherall Green & Smith in Leeds, undertaking all aspects of agency and general practice work.

In 1997 he joined the Caddick Group and is responsible for sourcing and delivering a wide range of schemes, as well as overseeing the Group's renewable energy division.

Jim Dyson

Jim Dyson

BSc (Hons) MRICS
Director

Jim graduated with a degree in Urban Land Economics and began work in the office agency team at Weatherall Green and Smith in Leeds, where he qualified as a Member of RICS before moving to the investment team at Erdman Lewis. He subsequently joined Caddick Developments in 1995.

Jim has been involved in a wide range of development projects across the industrial, retail, office and sports sectors including a new depot for UPS Logistics, M&S Simply Food and significant property work on behalf of Leeds Rugby Ltd. He maintains a keen interest in looking after assets in the Group portfolio.

Ian Laight

Ian Laight

FSA

Ian has over 35 years of design, project management and funding experience in housing development across the UK, with an emphasis on regeneration and special projects.

He joined the retirement development joint venture of the Caddick and HICA Groups in 2007 and continues to work on care, housing, public sector and commercial schemes for the Group.

Sarah Friskney

Sarah Friskney

BSc (Hons) MRICS
Senior Development Surveyor

An Urban Land Economics degree graduate, Sarah began her career in private surveying practice with Oakgate Group Plc where she qualified as a Chartered Surveyor and asset-managed the company's mixed portfolio in-house.

Sarah joined Caddick Developments in 2004 from Carter Jonas and is responsible for the planning and development of the Quarry Hill scheme in Leeds and Scarborough Business Park, as well as securing option agreements on strategic land emerging through Local Authorities' LDFs.

Paul Bullers

Paul Bullers

BSc (Hons) ACA
Group Accountant

Paul studied mathematics at Manchester University and his knack for figures led to a career in accountancy. Following a number of years with Pricewaterhouse, where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant, Paul joined Caddick in 1996.

He joined us to bolster the accounting function as the number of group companies and development activities was continuing to increase. Today, he deals with all aspects of our day-to-day accounting and taxation matters.

Helen Holley

Helen Holley


PA to the Chairman

Helen has more than 25 years' secretarial experience and has previously worked for Town Centre Securities PLC, Crest Homes and Cameron Hall Developments.

She joined the Caddick Group in November 2005 as PA to Paul Caddick and has responsibility for various administration and management issues within the Wetherby office.

Elaine Ansbro

Elaine Ansbro


Receptionist

After spending 26 years in retail banking, on the new business development side, Elaine joined the Caddick Group in 2005.

As the first point of contact for Caddick, Elaine ensures visitors and callers receive a warm welcome that also conveys the professionalism of the company.

A keen walker, you will probably find Elaine up on the hills, especially in the Yorkshire Dales most weekends. She also practices yoga, which helps ease aching limbs after the walks, and loves the theatre, having appeared in a number of plays and pantomimes for her local amateur dramatic group.