Introducing : Some Of Our Previous Speakers

Alex Szepietowski

Without any knowledge and no money, Alex started his property business from scratch whilst at University. He invested his students loans and grants, and took out a credit card to pay for his property education and went on to purchase 30 properties within first few years.

Richard Stone

A Chartered Construction Manager busy running my contracting business which delivers solutions to Property Managers pains.

Charlie Taggart 

Formerly a city lawyer and mum of one, Charlie started her property journey just 2 years ago, and in the last 12 months has used the Rent 2 HMO strategy to create a six figure property business. She is now a full-time property investor and no longer works in the city, giving her the freedom to ensure she never misses an important milestone in her young families’ life.

Paul Becque

  • Paul's keynote "Property Procrastination to Financial Freedom," offers practical mindset guidance and inspiration for individuals who are struggling to launch, or scale, their property journey.

    By addressing common challenges and providing insights on how to overcome procrastination, surmount past failures, achieve a laser-focus and increase productivity, his presentation can help individuals take actionable steps towards achieving their goals and enacting positive change in their lives.

    The content is easily relatable, leaving the audience feeling energised and driven to pursue their passions and achieve their desired outcomes.

Dan Hulbert 

Dan Hulbert the refurb coach has 15 years of practitioner experience ranging from housing association contracts to high net worth individuals, working on large scale extensions and conversions. Dan has grown his own portfolio and worked with a vast amount of property investors. Travelling the UK delivering key note talks about his refurb roadmap which he is currently in the process of writing a book.

David Clouter

David Clouter – Property millionaire, mentor, Cambridge University graduate and former BBC broadcaster.

David became an accidental landlord more than 35 years ago. Since then, he has successfully used many different strategies on his property journey, including HMOs, serviced accommodation and even hotels!!

Darren Williams

Darren will be talking about using the Buy Refurbish Refinance, BRR module to build a property portfolio.

Darren Williams lives in West Cumbria and to many growing up on a council estate with very little money could be a disadvantage. But for Darren it taught him the value of money and that property was the only safe place to invest it.

Wendy Whittaker-Large

  • Wendy Whittaker-Large, is the founder of multiple companies including Best Nest – a high end HMO company – and Best Nest Egg (an HMO investment club). She is passionate about HMOs for their contribution to the housing economy and the positive contribution they can make to people’s lives.

Graham Page

Graham is a serial triathlete and successful property investor. He continues to run a team of 80 people in India at a multi-billion pound FTSE 100 company, delivering

In the last 2 years, he has built a multi-million pound portfolio with a net cash flow of over £3,500 per month, as well as being a No Money Down coach and mentor.

Dillon Dhanecha  

Choices. Connectivity. Collective Responsibility. These are the three ingredients that will create life changing wealth for you, those you love and those you don’t even know yet. They are also the three privileges bestowed up on a tiny fraction of the world’s population that make it our moral imperative for wealth.

Hayley Meakes

  • Marketing is taking the right product or service to the right people with the right message through the right channel at the right time.
  • Knowing who you are talking to, the pinch points and what you can do for them is key.
  • You need to know your customer and what you can do for them.
  • Understanding your audience is critical to your success.

Jackie Tomes

How to build a £Multi-Million Property Business that REALLY gives you FREEDOM & TIME using PROPERTY Strategy.

What is your Property Strategy? And are you sure it’s going to give you the Freedom, Time & Money that you wanted when you started in property?

Let’s make sure that it will!

John Ireland

  • Marketing is taking the right product or service to the right people with the right message through the right channel at the right time.
  • Knowing who you are talking to, the pinch points and what you can do for them is key.
  • You need to know your customer and what you can do for them.
  • Understanding your audience is critical to your success.


Kate Ashley-Norman is the host of The Mental Health Revolution podcast, a Thrive Programme consultant, and a passionate speaker and trainer about our emotional wellbeing. She is seeking to change the nature and tone of the conversation around mental health in the workplace and at home.

Katy Wilson

Katy Wilson

  • Marketing is taking the right product or service to the right people with the right message through the right channel at the right time.
  • Knowing who you are talking to, the pinch points and what you can do for them is key.
  • You need to know your customer and what you can do for them.
  • Understanding your audience.

Kevin Poneskis 

Kevin built and managed a portfolio of properties whilst in the Army, the first in 1991 at the age of 20.

  • The early properties included Buy to Lets and a full refurbishment and conversion to an HMO. All done whilst climbing to the Rank of Regimental Sergeant Major in a Commando Regiment!

Matthew Elwell 

  • Matt has spent his entire career in sales. At 18 years of age he took a telesales role in the highly competitive photocopying industry. By tenaciously knocking on doors and cold calling, he quickly became the top performing sales person, and by the age of 22 became Sales manager.

    The techniques he learnt then still stand strong to this day.

Mike Bristow

Mike Bristow, CEO and Co-Founder of CrowdProperty will be talking about the dawn of technology-enabled ‘alternative’ finance, which the UK leads the world in and is not so ‘alternative’ any more. ‘Fintech’ is breaking new boundaries and making financial services far more efficient and therefore more rewarding.

Natalie Arabella Bailey 

  • Natalie Bailey is a Property Developer and Confidence Coach. She is on a mission with her business partner Paula Bailey to combat loneliness with the Better Together message and helps people to know who they are and increase their confidence so they can live their best lives. Using property and coaching she loves what she does and is excited to help people live more confident lives.

Rick Gannon

Rick started investing in property in 1997 initially as an accidental landlord and then started to add more buy to let properties. Rick was also a police officer managing a few properties part time. Then Rick invested in commercial property and then found he was making more money out of property than anything else.

Ryan Pinnick 

  • Ryan Pinnick is now one of the UK’s most in demand speakers presenting on how consciousness and creativity lead to Genius. He has presented at events with the likes of Gary Vaynerchuk, Lord Sugar, Grant Cardone as well as having presented at The Business Show, Yes Group, Expert Empires and Rich Dad Poor Dad.


Have you ever wanted to cut through the fluffy theory to the nitty gritty of how to source property deals for your business? Sarah Poynton-Ryan is relatively new the property scene, having started her business in November 2015. Since then Sarah has shot to success after building a rent to rent portfolio in Milton Keynes and a property deal packaging business that sold £100,000 worth of deals in 2016. 

Shaz Nawaz 

  • Shaz is a qualified chartered accountant and Managing Director of the national award winning firm aa Chartered Accountants. He is a professional speaker, author and a keen blogger! Shaz is a serial entrepreneur and he runs 3 successful businesses alongside fitting in time to enjoy life with his wife and two little boys! Having taken his firm from average to exceptional, Shaz will be sharing with how you can use smarter pricing to boost your profits.

Shimon Rudich

It’s about having control, not about ownership – they say. But what exactly does that mean? In this talk the UK’s leading lease options solicitor Shimon Rudich from MS-Law will guide you through the deals that his clients, students and mentees are doing.

Not only is Shimon a solicitor representing these investors doing their deals, but he is also an investor himself and does many creative deals each year using a variety of different methods.

Simon King

  • Whether you’re an investor looking for a return on your capital or a borrower looking to use other people’s money to generate wealth in property, crowd funding is the future for borrowers and investors alike.

    The flexibility that crowd funding brings to borrowers is unrivalled when compared with the bank.

Steven Lai

Steven Lai from Super Developments who will explain how a CRM can help you organise and grow your property business.

Are you networking without purpose? Are you failing to follow-up? Are you wasting time and losing deals?

Stuart Mellody

  • Property Investor, Public Speaker and Creator of the very successful SIMPLE System to raising finance.

    Stuart has managed to package up 35 years of property experience – raising tens of £millions, witnessing two recessions and three property cycles – to create a tried and tested SIMPLE System to raising finance.

Tasha & Karen Whatley Darrington

Tasha and Karen have been trading property in Cambridgeshire for over a decade and have a multi-million pound portfolio of single lets, holiday Lets and high-end HMOs. Authors of Flip It – How to Buy, Renovate and Sell Property with Confidence.

The McBain’s 

  • We are a Father and Son duo, known in many property communities as “Ian and Ian”. We live, work and invest in Southend, Essex. Our passion for property has grown to encompass different investment strategies and our enthusiasm for education has allowed us to create a successful and varied property portfolio. We have won several awards within the industry and now enjoy sharing our knowledge and helping others achieve their own goals.

Tina Walsh

Tina’s passion for the law and compliance blossomed whilst she was a serving police officer in the Lancashire Constabulary. Then in 2005, Tina and her husband, Tony, decided to invest in a BTL property for extra income, but made almost every rookie mistake possible. The experience curbed their enthusiasm for property investment, until late 2011 when it was suggested that property sourcing was a good sector to start a business in.

Nick Watchorn 

  • Nick Watchorn MD worked for over 21 years in financial services before becoming a Landlord.

    The quality refurbishments carried out on his own portfolio of 46 properties are done by his own team, giving him a unique insight to the needs of landlords.

Henri Ghijben

After spending his early years watching his property developer father flip houses, Henri’s teenage years found him spending weekends learning the hands-on side of being a property investor







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