Our Team

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Chris Currell

Group Chairman
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Simon Davidson

CEO, Commercial
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Simon Garfinkel

Director
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David Jones

Head of Valuation
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Paolo Puccinelli

Associate Director
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Vita Choat

Chartered Surveyor
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Terry Payne

Consultant

Chris Currell Group Chairman

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Role

Executive management of Currell Group with emphasis on insolvency, professional, commercial agency and land deals

Time at Currell

27 years

Previous Experience

Chartered Surveyor

Skills

Creating opportunities

Likes

Contemporary art

Dislikes

Queues

Something you wouldn't know about me

I write short stories

Simon Davidson CEO, Commercial

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Role

Responsible for the day to day running and growth of the Currell Commercial

Time at Currell

3 years

Previous Experience

25 years in property

Skills

Strategy, delivery and people

Likes

A glass of rose in the sun

Dislikes

My inability to play decent golf

Something you wouldn't know about me

I have collected old cream pots for 30 years

Simon Garfinkel Director

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Role

Chartered Surveyor and day to day management of the company

Time at Currell

26 years

Previous Experience

Industrial property agent, professional work & estates department in local government

Skills

Management, general practice chartered surveyor

Likes

To make my children laugh

Dislikes

Gratuitous waste in all its forms

Something you wouldn't know about me

I play keys in a new blues band. Hope to be gigging soon!

David Jones Head of Valuation

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Role

Valuations for the commercial division and general practice surveying

Time at Currell

2 years

Previous Experience

A Chartered Surveyor with over 12 years’ experience in Agency, Professional & Advisory roles on assets across the UK and Europe.

Skills

Good at problem solving

Likes

The countryside and a good joke

Dislikes

Train delays

Something you wouldn't know about me

I am an identical twin and had great fun growing up pretending to be one another!

Paolo Puccinelli Associate Director

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Role

RICS Registered Valuer, Insolvency Specialist and professional Department General Practice Surveyor

Time at Currell

12 years

Previous Experience

Valuation and general practice

Skills

Skiing, long distance swimming, horse-riding

Likes

Mountains and seasides

Dislikes

Traffic jams

Something you wouldn't know about me

I like to think of solutions for improving the economy

Vita Choat Chartered Surveyor

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Role

General practice surveyor, working closely with the Director and CEO

Time at Currell

6 years

Previous Experience

Estate agency

Skills

People, planning and multi-tasking

Likes

Happiness and laughter

Dislikes

Jellied eels

Something you wouldn't know about me

I studied art before changing to property but still paint in my free time

Terry Payne Consultant

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Role

Specializing in Insolvency Valuation and Agency for Residential, Commercial and Industrial property

Time at Currell

22 years

Previous Experience

I have been in property for 45 years

Skills

My high opinion is biased and this is for others to say!

Likes

A challenge

Dislikes

Anyone who waffles

Something you wouldn't know about me

Bristol Rovers support and a big fan of all responsible shooting disciplines