Leadership

The Rentplus Board

Our senior team has extensive experience across the housing, development and investment sectors in both private and public bodies.

#

David Marshall

Executive chairman
#

David Marshall

David is a specialist in all aspects of corporate finance, M&A and private equity. He led his first cross-border, leveraged MBO in 1983 and over the following years successfully led and completed several hundred transactions in the UK, Europe, South-East Asia and the US. His roles have included principal investor, equity partner, corporate finance and M&A adviser or lender (mezzanine and senior debt) on deals ranging from £100,000 to more than £2bn. He is the managing partner of Griffon Capital, his corporate finance advisory company.

# close
#

Peter George

Shareholder Director
#

Peter George

Peter has more than 30 years’ experience at senior management and board level in the pharmaceutical, pharma services, CRO, healthcare and life sciences, publishing and business intelligence sectors. This includes 12 years as CEO and 5 as a non-executive director.

His achievements include leading a £67m MBO of Penn Pharma in 2007, being named as European Private Equity CEO of the Year in 2010, and in 2012 overseeing one of the most successful recent floats on Aim as CEO of Clinigen.

Peter was chairman of Rentplus from 2018 until December 2019 and is president of Enigma Holdings Group, Ergomed and Benchmark Holdings. He is also chairman or a director of Mitre Group, XPG Holdings, Marco Polo Events (UK Challenge) and Eminent Sports Group (ESG).

# close
#

Sir Gary Streeter MP

Non-executive director
#

Sir Gary Streeter MP

Sir Gary is MP for South-West Devon and has held several front-bench, ministerial posts. Before entering politics, he was a partner at a large local law firm and served on Plymouth City Council for six years, two as chairman of housing. He was awarded a knighthood for public service in the 2019 New Year’s Honours.

# close
#

Steve Collins

Chief executive
#

Steve Collins

Steve has worked for more than 25 years in both public and private housing and development sectors.

Before joining Rentplus, he held a senior role at the Homes and Communities Agency where he was responsible for more than 42 government programmes worth a total of some £900m pa. The programmes were aimed at accelerating the delivery of affordable and market housing and public sector land across the East and South-East of England.

Steve has also held a number of non-executive positions at regeneration and development companies and until recently was chairman of the Norwich Strategic Partnership.

# close
#

Richard Pillar

Founding Director
#

Richard Pillar

Rich has spent more than 20 years in the housing and construction sectors as a property developer. His experience covers affordable and first-time homes, key-worker accommodation for the NHS, student halls of residence as well as retail, leisure and office developments. He is a widely respected authority on all aspects of development, planning, design and delivery and is particularly interested in sustainability. He founded Rentplus in 2013.

# close
Back to top

This site uses cookies to improve your experience.

We use cookies to personalise content and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our analytics partners. View our cookies page.

Cookie Preferences

  • How much does a website cost?

    Required

    These cookies allow the website to remember choices you make and provide enhanced, more personal features. The information these cookies collect may be anonymized and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

  • Optional cookies

    We'd like to set Analytics cookies to help us to improve our website by collecting and reporting information on how you use it. For more information on how these cookies work please see our cookies policy. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form.