Meet the Team
Jamie founded the business in December 2014 after 6 years in estate agency and a long-term plan to open his own firm. Having left Thorpe St Andrew 6th form with his A Levels, he found himself besotted with the property industry and worked his way up from a Trainee right through to Branch Manager working with some of Norfolk's best estate agents. Jamie unmatchable drive and determination have served him well, and although now his day is mainly taken up with running the company, you can still see him booking viewings or valuations in the offices from time to time! "Our award-winning team are very much a business based on the old phrase, 'quality over quantity'. The majority of our clients will appreciate that selling a home can be an extremely exciting but stressful process, which is why we are completely devoted to making that move easier." In his spare time, Jamie enjoys playing football and keeping up with his fitness although this has slightly been pushed aside since the arrival of his little boy Maxwell in September 2021 as he and his Girlfriend Sarah adjust to their new role.
Alex has been an estate agent since leaving school and prior to combining his forces with Jamie, Alex had spent three years managing a flagship office for one of the nation's largest estate agents, selling a high range of properties across Norfolk. He has fantastic determination and valuable experience at all stages of the moving process. "This has been years in the planning, to offer people a successful combination of tools to give you the best chance of selling your home. We are friendly people, not robots. Every property, planned move and situation could be completely different, so an individual marketing strategy needs to be set our from the start." Alex enjoys watching a variety of sport, including football, cricket and polo. As of August 2021, Alex is now the Manager of Kings Lynn Speedway, settling into his new role perfectly due to his life-long love of the sport. Outside of work you can find Alex spending time in his new family farmhouse with his wife Chelsea, daughter Autumn and son Enzo.
Head of Operations
Adam was headhunted from a national estate agent in Norwich, having previously worked under a variety of customer service-based jobs. His interest in property begun when he helped with the restoration of the family homes Grade II Listed property. His role in the office is to carefully handle your sale once a buyer has been found, to assertively chase solicitors, resolve survey issues and agree on moving dates. "I'm delighted to be part of this positive and successful team, where service is paramount and our reputation is built upon quality, each and every time." In his spare time, Adam enjoys skiing, has a strong interest in fashion and enjoys European city breaks. Adam and his wife Charlotte welcomed their first child, Anderson in March 2021 and the doting parents couldn't be more excited to start their journey together.
Area Director for North Norfolk
Lee is an extremely energetic member of the office who leads with an enthusiastic approach to finding a buyer for your property. Lee enjoys speaking to every client weekly, where he updates them on the progress of interest levels and general market conditions, while leading the office and offering his advice to clients through his up to date knowledge of the industry. "It's a pleasure to work within an industry where the client appreciates the extra effort we put into our day to day roles. Having worked within hospitality previously, it's clear that the house buying and selling process can be a 'roller coaster', but clear communication makes it easier for everyone." In his spare time, Lee is a keen music fan and will often be planning his next gig or weekend away.
Area Director for West-Norfolk
Dan is an extremely enthusiastic and motivated member of our Dereham office who has over 5 years experience in estate agency, before choosing Minors & Brady as the firm he believed was the one for him. Clients are always complimentary of Dan's bubbly personality and his passion to match every buyer to their dream property. In his spare time Dan loves to go on long walks with his Labrador, Benson, through his home town of North Walsham and he is also a keen footballer. Dan has recently purchased his first home and is currently in the exciting process of renovating it!
Area Director for the East Coast
Charlie is an experienced estate agent having joined a corporate firm at the early age of 17, he then chose Minors & Brady as the firm he believed matched his passion for property. Charlie is also well-travelled and worked at a property firm in Australia. This valuable insight into other firms practices has given Minors & Brady an additional edge in some of our marketing, which has delivered fantastic results for Charlie's clients. Along with the other property consultants, Charlie works tirelessly matching a buyer to seller ensuring each potential buyer is contacted and offered the most suitable properties for them across Norfolk. His love for Norfolk was too strong which inevitably attracted Charlie back home, we are very pleased he made this choice!
Curtis is an extremely passionate member of the team. He specialises in creating bespoke marketing plans to suit each individual client. Curtis has spent many years in the industry and prides himself on his positive attitude and desire to succeed. His hard work and passion have paid off, as of August 2021 Curtis is now the Appraisals Director - ensuring his team of Valuers create the best moving experience they can for clients, giving them as much detail as he can for an informed move. Away from work Curtis enjoys socialising with friends, long walks with his dogs Ava and Digby alongside spending time with his wife Ria and daughter Grace, in August 2021 Curtis and Ria welcomed another baby girl called Lily! You can quite regularly find him at his local fishing lake enjoying some peace and quiet.
Branch Manager - Caister
Brooke joined the team in 2019 after working for another agent and choosing to continue her career with us. Her many years of agency experience have faired her well, joining as a Property Consultant and recently being promoted to Branch Manager in 2020! Brooke's positive and happy nature has made her a firm favourite amongst our clients, and when she's not at work you can find her at home with her husband Zac and dog Patch or planning days out with her family and friends.
Brooke is currently on maternity leave after welcoming her beautiful little boy, Ellis in November 2021.
Marcus De Souza
Caister Management Team
Marcus has a rich history in estate agency, having several years experience with national estate agents before joining us in 2021. His background allows him to successfully negotiate offers and over see the office whilst Brooke is on maternity leave. Marcus and his wife Becky are doting parents to their beautiful baby daughter Lucia, he occasionally plays rugby for Wymondham RFC and loves countryside walks.
Head of Marketing & Administration
After joining the team in 2018, Sara has been an extremely valuable member of the Wroxham office where her main role is to support the team by ensuring every property is listed to market with a personalised and unique advert according to your individual marketing plan. In order to do this Sara edits photos, creates bespoke property brochures, creates window card displays and keeps the Wroxham office running as smoothly as possible. Sara has recently been promoted to Head of Administration & Marketing - overseeing the Dereham, Caister, Lowestoft & Norwich administrators and making sure all marketing is processed smoothly. Along with the other Administrators, Sara keeps our social media sites up to date. Outside of work you can find Sara with friends, family or with her partner Lewis renovating their first home.
Head of Aftersales
Having previously worked at a reputable solicitor’s firm in Norwich City Centre, Emma joined the Minors & Brady team partway through 2018 - but in her short time at the company, she has proven to be a valuable asset with her fantastic organisation skills and calm nature which has also provided her with her recent promotion! Emma is a valuable member of our After Sales team and alongside her colleagues she ensures sales go through as smoothly and as stress-free as possible. To do this effectively and efficiently Emma’s role is to assertively chase solicitors, resolve survey issues and agree on moving dates. Emma is also a keen speedway fan and regularly joins Alex at his meetings in Kings Lynn. She is also now coming to the end of a beautiful renovation of her Victorian Terrace in the Golden Triangle!
Branch Manager - Norwich
Kris is a highly respected individual within the Estate Agency industry and now the Minors & Brady team. Kris has been in the industry for over 21 years, starting as a trainee in Eaton and working his way up to run multiple independents across the county, and is now Branch Manager of our newest, South City branch on Unthank Road. Kris is a highly valued member of the team who is consistently making everyone laugh and his enthusiasm boosts positivity across the company. Other than his new office in the Golden Triangle, Kris has three pride and joy's: his lovely fiancée Tara and his two cats Roly and Reggie. Outside of work you would see Kris socialising with a beer at his local, or supporting Norwich City Football Club.
Joe has made a big impact during his time with Minors & Brady. Having begun his career as a Trainee Property Consultant, he has progressed quickly through the ranks to become an integral part of the team and as of April 2021, has been promoted to a Senior Valuer. Joe prides himself on his positive, can-do attitude, and is always eager to offer advice throughout every stage of the listing & selling process. In his spare time, Joe enjoys keeping fit by going to the gym regularly engaging in a variety of sports.
Dan joined our Lowestoft team in 2021 after working for 3 local agents for around 7 years before realizing Minors & Brady was the place to further his agency career. Within a month of joining Dan was beating our company targets and smashing his own personal stats! You can find Dan out on the road valuing and creating bespoke marketing packages for our clients in the Caister-Lowestoft area, he's well-loved by all given his charm and happy character. Outside of work, he's has a huge love of football and films, and can also be found enjoying family days with his step-brother Lee (our Area Director for North Norfolk).
Daryl joined the M&B team, leaving the automotive industry after 15 years, bringing with him a wealth of knowledge and experience. He has a strong background in both sales and customer service, having spent the latter 10 years in senior management positions, working for the worlds most respected brands. Daryl's motivation and determination is to offer clients the best experience whilst priding himself on his work ethic and personal approach. Daryl works alongside our appraisals team to ensure each client receives a bespoke service and the correct marketing their property requires. Outside of work Daryl is a keen sports fan but enjoys spending time with his wife Laura and 2 children Sienna and Hugo.
After joining in August 2020, Abi is an important part of the Wroxham sales team, she carries out viewings as well as working within the office booking valuations, viewings and regularly updating our clients. Having worked within retail before joining the team, Abi has got a lot of transferrable skills and customer service experience. When Abi is not hard at work she can be found with friends arranging which new Norwich restaurant to discover or in the latest gym class she has signed up to.
Connie joined the Wroxham branch mid-way through 2021, and since then has become a very valuable member. Clients love her happy disposition and professional manner, you can often see her out and about on viewings. Her previous role in customer service for a local department store has served her well for her current job. In her spare time, Connie loves going to the gym or arranging plans with friends and she has recently moved out into her own home!
Property ConsultantJack joined our Wroxham team in September 2021, after working for a few local agents and gaining 5 years experience before settle his career in M&B. He fits in really well with our Wroxham team due to his passion for property! Jack & his girlfriend Megan are in the final stages of renovation their beautiful Victorian Golden Triangle terrace home that they live in with their cat Simba.
Marlo started with our Wroxham team in autumn of 2021 and has hit the ground running ever since, breaking internal records and proving to be really popular with our clients due to numerous calls to our office about him! Having a customer service background in sales, he blends in well to our team. Outside of work, Marlo can be seen walking his dog Chester around NR3 where he lives and he also enjoys spending time with his friends in the fantastic local pubs and restaurants.
After joining the team in 2019, Connor has a great deal of experience in agency, he was part of three different agencies before deciding that Minors & Brady was the firm for him providing a great expanse of knowledge for the trade. Connor is well known within the team for his love of music and he has recently moved into his first home with his girlfriend Danielle.
Joe joined our Caister team in 2021 with 3 years of estate agency experience, he started his career with us in the Caister branch but has now transferred to our Unthank Road branch, he is a very big character and blends in well with the M&B family! Joe's role is to arrange valuations book and carry out viewings as well as generally supporting his other teammates in the office. Outside of work Joe is a doting Dad and can be regularly found discussing and learning about trains with his 6-year old son. He also loves watching the racing at Snetterton and seeing Norwich play.
Kirsten joined our team in the autumn of 2021 and has proved to already be a very valuable member of the team. Her can-do attitude stretches across not only her own role but any other tasks she undertakes alongside it. Coming from a background in retail, Kirsten's customer service is second to none! She works alongside the Norwich Sales team and the other office administrators to ensure listings are perfect, brochures are made and the office runs well. Kirsten loves to be at the gym outside of work, she has her own personal goals and loves to work towards them.
Charlie is one of our fantastic property consultants based in the Dereham office alongside Dan & Liam, he is a firm favourite with clients due to his cheery and positive personality, Charlie books viewings and arranges valuations alongside supporting his team with offers. Before joining Minors & Brady, Charlie was a lifeguard on beaches up and down the Norfolk coastline for 4 years, a PE teacher and you can often find him on the Ski slopes every year - it's safe to say Charlie is an enthusiastic sportsman who has now furthered his career in agency. Charlie & his Girlfriend Pip welcomed their little girl Mila in May 2021 and have fully taken to their parenting role!
Having been in the Minors & Brady team only a short amount of time, Liam has made a big impact with clients and colleagues alike. Liam works in our Dereham branch and is currently in the Minors & Brady training programme to enhance his already established skills. In his spare time, Outside of work Liam enjoys socialising with friends and playing football.
Lexy is based in the Dereham office and has been progressing amazingly since joining the team at the start of 2021. Clients love her friendly and smiley nature and she has a 10/10 stock knowledge of the area. She has recently moved from the Sales team to the Administration & Marketing team creating bespoke property brochures and adverts. You’ll find Lexy socialising with friends and family, with her cat Elon, or giggling with the other girls in her team! Her positive nature is sure to take her far!
Jack is a highly enthusiastic member of our team and prides himself on giving professional advice at all times. Jack works alongside our appraisal team to ensure high-quality levels of service and is quickly becoming a firm favourite with clients and colleagues alike, regularly receiving 5-star reviews. Away from work, Jack is a keen sports fan and lists Cricket & Football among his favourites.
Having grown up in Caister, Mia knows the area like the back of her hand and is a helpful asset to the team. Mia has achieved 3 A-Levels before starting her career in estate agency at Minors & Brady. Having spent her first year at Minors & Brady as an Administrator, Mia has now progressed into the sales team at Caister. Outside of work Mia enjoys going out and spending time with her friends, family and boyfriend Jack.
Bradley is a friendly and enthusiastic member of the team, who started as our Trainee Property consultant in the Caister office later in 2018. Having lived in Caister his whole life, Bradley knows the area like the back of his hand. His expertise of the local area has helped Bradley perfectly match up buyer to seller and advise searching buyers from finding them potential properties, to viewings and through to the point of having a sale agreed. In his time away from the office Bradley is a keen season pass holder for Norwich City F.C. and enjoys watching the team play at Carrow Road.
James has recently shown his fantastic skills are extremely transferrable with his move from After-Sales to Sales in Caister, you can now see him out on the road conducting viewings. James is a hit with clients and staff alike with nothing ever being too much trouble. When he's not in work, James can be found playing the guitar, practising his singing or playing tennis. Fun fact, he's also fluent in Spanish.
Caitlin joined in the team in May 2021 and has since become a valued new member of the Caister team, she supports her office by ensuring property brochures are approved and placed online, the office is organised and paperwork properly handled. Her role also includes creating bespoke marketing packages and helping with social media, all jobs are essential to our Caister office running as smoothly as it does. When Caitlin isn't at work she can be found with her friends, enjoying cocktails or theatre shows in London.
Tamsin joined our team in the summer of 2020 and has fitted in extremely well. Tamsin is a bubbly and optimistic member of our Lowestoft team who frequently gets excellent reviews and feedback from our clients! Tamsin has a vast amount of experience having travelled all over Asia and lived in Australia for 3 years, she has a background in hospitality and events making her customer service skills second to none!
Hannah started at the company just a short while ago and has already made her mark with colleagues and clients alike with her bubbly and friendly persona. Hannah works in our Lowestoft branch and conducts the viewings, she therefore knows her way around the office's houses for sale and is the friendly face meeting our clients. Outside of work Hannah enjoys spending time with her friends and boyfriend, shopping and interestingly also has a qualification in Beauty Therapy.
Jack had made a big impact at Minors & Brady and is a very valuable member of our After Sales Team. He has more recently transferred over to our Sales team with our Lowestoft branch, he works alongside Charlie, Tamsin & Millie booking viewings and agreeing sales, making sure buyer and seller are matched perfectly. Jack enjoys playing football and travelling, previously Jack spent four years travelling across many countries. He lives with his girlfriend Dacha and lovely little dog Nala.
Despina works within the Lowestoft office and supports the team by ensuring all property adverts look the best they can, brochures are approved then placed online and the bespoke marketing for each client is looking its best alongside keeping our social media sites up to date and exciting. All of which are essential to our Lowestoft office running as smoothly as it does. As of 2021, Despina also achieved a first-class degree in Law at De Monfort Uni! She is also a self-taught pianist and is currently teaching herself Greek (Despina is half Greek already).
Millie joined in Feb 2021 and has since become an extremely important member of the team, she began her M&B career in our Marketing team but has since moved over to sales, her transferable skills have made the process easy and she's a big hit with our clients! When Millie isn't at work she can be found in her own salon, arranging trips with friends, horse riding or visiting her Dad who lives in Spain!
Lettings Property Manager
Callum has several years of experience in estate agency including qualifications in lettings. He is a firm favourite with all, his positive can-do attitude ensures the best for his clients as well as the team. He can regularly be found on the phone updating his Landlord and Tenants across all branches, making sure both are happy as well as making sure all marketing is produced to the highest standard. Outside of work, Callum enjoys spending time with his wife Lucie and twins Albie & Elsie, watching football and trips away. He also has a passion for listening and performing music, he was in two bands but now has just the one which covers songs from 70's - present day.
James joined the Lettings team in 2021, he accompanies and books viewings, valuations and rental inspections alongside Callum. James is a friendly and well-liked member of the Minors & Brady team. When he’s not at work he can be found playing football for Wroxham, arranging nights out with friends or spending time with his girlfriend Georgia.
Cassandra is an integral part of our after sales team, previously she has worked as a sales and lettings negotiator giving her a wide experience of estate agency roles. Alongside her colleagues in the after sales team, Cassandra chases solicitors to ensure you get a smooth transaction when buying or selling a property and upon completion will be ready and waiting to hand over the keys to your new home! Outside of work, Cassandra can be found taking part in a variety of watersports and just recently moved into her new home with her partner Matt.
After working for another agent for several months, Chloe decided to join the Minors & Brady team to further her careers. Chloe started with us as a Property Consultant but it was quickly apparent her transferable skills were better suited for the after sales team. Alongside her colleagues, she shares and updates our clients with info on their sales and purchases. When Chloe isn't at work she can be found socializing with friends or enjoying nights in with her dog Pebbles, she's also an avid cook and enjoys discovering new dishes!
After working for The Gunton Arms, Jamie decided to join the Minors & Brady team to further his career. Jamie was given the opportunity to change his industry experience after starting as a Property Consultant, and after a short while his skills became transferred over to the after sales team. Alongside his colleagues, Jamie shares and updates our clients and their solicitors with information on their sales and purchases. When Jamie isn't at work he can be found enjoying nights in with his girlfriend Carmen or advising the whole team on his favourite wines and hosting tastings.
Nagilla joined our After Sales team mid-way through 2021 are studying business management at the UEA. Nagilla spends her time guiding both buyer and seller through the conveyancing process, ensuring that your sale goes through as smoothly and as stress-free as possible, to the point of completion. To do this effectively and efficiently Nagilla's role is to assertively chase solicitors, resolve survey issues and agree moving dates. Outside of work, Nagilla enjoys spending time with her little Cockapoo - Freddie and taking road trips with her boyfriend. She can also speak 4 languages (French, English, Spanish & Portuguese)!
Caitlin works alongside James and her other colleagues in the After-Sales team to help guide sellers and buyers through the initial stages of the conveyancing process. Each week Caitlin calls through our new sales to introduce the team and talk clients through the next steps. Caitlin is always a friendly face and a joy to work with, proven by her client reviews and friendly character. Outside of work Caitlin can be found in the gym or with friends, and could be described as a dare devil due to her previous sky dive and bungee jump antics.
Rosie has recently joined us with 30 years of agency experience, working with many agents and industry professionals to gain her extensive and well-developed knowledge of housing marketing and patterns. She currently works alongside her fellow colleagues in after-sales to make sure our properties reach a successful exchange and completion, to do this she will be chasing solicitors and surveyors daily to acquire updates and make sure the correct paperwork gets sent out on time. Rosie is a very cheery and positive person, she has a cheeky smile and a great sense of humour to back it up! Outside of work you can find Rosie in her beautiful Golden Triangle home with her daughter Frankie!
Scott, along with his other colleagues in the After Sales team, spends his time guiding both buyer and seller through the conveyancing process, ensuring that your sale goes through as smoothly and as stress-free as possible, to the point of completion. To do this effectively and efficiently Scott's role is to assertively chase solicitors, resolve survey issues and agree moving dates. Outside of work, Scott is a keen American Football fan, he also enjoys long walks with his Jack Russell, Daisy and going on days out with his Nephew, Caleb.
Ben is based in our Wroxham office and has been since February 2021. Living in Catfield, he has a fantastic knowledge of the NR12 and NR29 areas and has been a great addition to the team all round! He's recently transferred from a Property Consultant to become part of our Aftersales team. Ben now works alongside the rest of his team o ensure our clients have a smooth transaction whether selling or buying through us. Ben is a big fan of F1 and is often entertaining the team with his singing, he’s a huge music person with a wide-spanning knowledge of all genres! He’s really social and enjoys a laugh with his girlfriend Katie and his friends!
Professional Property Photographer
Will holds a BA Hons Photography from the University of Creative Arts Farnham and has spent 7 years in professional property marketing, photographing over 8000 houses nationwide (he’s even been in 8 out of 10 of the most expensive houses sold in Norfolk last year). His work has been featured in Elle Décor, Tatler Hong Kong, House Beautiful, Country Living, Financial Times, The Guardian, Town & Country, Ideal Home and many more. Aged 8, Will’s Dad handed him a 35mm SLR film camera and he has been taking pictures ever since. “As a practising photographic artist, and having an ever-evolving interest in architecture and design, I feel blessed to be able to take photographs of people’s homes for a living.” Outside of work, Will spends time renovating his Victorian terrace which he shares with his girlfriend Laura alongside exploring the world (when he’s not taking photos).
Chelsea supports the team by ensuring our office is organised and paperwork properly handled. Whether it's adjusting brochures, changing window cards or filing invoices, every part of her involvement is essential to our offices running as smoothly as they do. Chelsea has recently married Alex Brady (Director) and together they have a daughter, Autumn and son, Enzo.