A diversity of thinking & experience

The C&R team is drawn from an unusually wide range of backgrounds. Specialists in marketing, retailing and IT work alongside experts in property investment, management and operations.

This diversity of thinking and experience, allied to our commitment to creativity and innovation, gives Capital & Regional and our centres a distinctly different approach. We encourage all of our people to be all that they can be and provide regular opportunities for personal and professional development. This helps our people to grow their skills and careers and in turn grow our retailers' businesses.

Learn more about our expertise and experience by exploring our people below.

Executive Directors

Lawrence Hutchings

Chief Executive

Stuart Wetherly

Group Finance Director (Interim)

Non-executive Directors

Tony Hales


Wessel Hamman


Ian Krieger


Louis Norval


Laura Whyte


Senior Management

James Ryman

Investment Director

Joe Swindells

Head of Asset Development

Sara Jennings

Director of Guest and Customer Experience

Vasiliki Arvaniti

Asset Portfolio Director

National Operations and Property Management

Callum Board

Commercial Manager

Louise Moody

Property Manager


Gareth Holland

Retail Asset Manager

James Rayner

Leasing Executive

Tom Johnston

Leasing Executive

Project Management

Joe Swindells

Head of Asset Development

Stuart Laidlaw

National Technical Facilities Manager

Mike McGuinness

Development Advisor

Mark Elton

Senior Project Manager

Brooke Rowlings

Special Projects Manager


Jenny Morris

Marketing Executive

Shayan Shahdi

Digital Marketing Executive

Guest & Customer Experience Team

Kate Thursfield

National Guest Experience Manager

Ken Williams

National Customer Experience Manager

Revenue Management

John Cook

Revenue Manager

Anil Luthra

Credit Controller

Human Resources

Helen Mallows

HR Manager

Snozone Holdings Ltd & Snozone Ltd

Nick Phillips

Managing Director

Nikki Jones

HR Director

Kyle Bell

Operations Director

Zoe Ombler

Marketing Director

Emma Smekens

FP&A Manager

Gemma Clark

PA to Nick Phillips

Ross Hickey

Finance Director