Ian Playford became Chairman of Kingsbridge Estates in April 2018. He joined the company in 2015 as Board advisor working closely with Robert and his senior team to support the growth of the business.
Ian has 25 years’ experience in international real estate having worked previously as a Fund Manager for Aviva, an Investment Specialist at JLL, an International Property Developer at Parkridge and Group Property Director for Kingfisher plc.
Ian’s first degree was in Estate Management and he has since completed a post grad diploma in Property and Business at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge University.
Ian is MRICS qualified and currently sits as a non-executive director on the boards of Her Majesty’s Courts and Tribunal Service and Queen Victoria Hospital Foundation Trust and runs Onboard Executive Ltd.