Lena Benjamin MBA, Managing Director
Over 10 years property investment and business / client management experience. Worked with Scott Wilson Plc (acquired by AECOM), the then top 10 global engineering consultancy firm. Lena was involved in their multimillion pound buildings and infrastructure clients including Costain, The Peel Group and John Laing Investment. Over 3 years experience working with south London estate agents including Acorn. Landlord experience in London and Kent. Responsibilities in BPS: Sourcing property development opportunities and JV partners to finance them. Marketing, events and client management. Interests: Travelling, meeting likeminded people and embarking on new entrepreneurial endeavours which includes a signature consultancy program for growing businesses, mobile phone charging units, global travel booking website and developing a global online platform for female tech leaders!
Lester Benjamin OBE CEng MCIBSE, Project Director
Over 30 years management, buildings and infrastructure experience including in local and central government. Last appointment as Deputy Director for the Parliamentary Estates Directorate, Houses of Parliament. Managing budgets of over £100million and teams of over 300 building professionals including architects, chartered building surveyors, engineers and contractors. Recently awarded an OBE for services to the Palace of Westminster. Responsibilities in BPS: Managing project budgets involved in the development and return on investment. Project and people management of the developments and sub-contractors involved. Interests: Golfing in London and Cyprus. Fishing and reading John Grisham books.
Pricina Benjamin LLM, Operations Director
Over 7 years legal and insurance experience including with insurers AIG and Countrywide. With legal firm Duncan Lewis. Extensive experience with client management involving complex family, criminal and mental health cases. Recent educational accomplishment, a Master in Law from London South Bank University. Responsibilities in BPS: Legal contracts liaison involving joint venture and contractor agreements etc, working with Land Registry, managing SPVs, ensuring adequate PI insurance in place and liaising with the planning department within the local authority. Interests: Working with vulnerable people to give them a voice. A keen interest in public affairs and the development of policies.
Other Property Professionals
We have access to preferred suppliers and highly skilled property consultants, surveyors, architects, building professionals, project managers and site managers as and when required by both the client and the project.