Company Founder, Chairman & CEO
Shane has personally agreed and signed off over £500m of properties. In addition he has secured over 1,500 units for investors and has worked closely with most of the UK’s national house builders as well as banks and smaller private vendors.
Shane studied in London, qualified with a LLB honours degree in Law and went on to complete the Legal Practice Course with Distinction. He gained invaluable experience in a solicitor’s firm before turning his hand to property investment.
Over the past 10 years, Shane has earned himself the positions of Head of Acquisitions, Group Strategic Director and Managing Director working for variety of property investment companies.
Before going into property Collins studied German and Business Management at the University of Kent. Skilled in sales, marketing and business development, Collins came to work with Castleriver after working as an estate agent sales negotiator. It’s now his job to find the great value buy-to-let investment deals by working with national developers and private vendors.
- Sourcing new property opportunities
- Business development for promising small and medium sized property companies
- Researching deals and leveraging relationships in the property space
- Producing appraisals for individual properties, full property portfolios and entire developments
- Working with individual investors, vendors and developers to create tailored exit strategies
- Content management for marketing
Outside of Castleriver Collins enjoys travelling, reading, real estate and following financial market.
Imvestment Executive & Sales Director
Frank has over 20 years involvement with property investment – including building and managing his own extensive portfolio of properties throughout England.
In this time Frank has amassed considerable experience of all aspects of property investment including sourcing buy-to-let investments, arranging financing and consultancy. He is a font of knowledge of all matters property investment related (and much else besides!) He now uses his expertise to the benefit of Castleriver customers to help and mentor them on their very own path to success building-up their own property portfolios.
In fact much of Frank’s career has been spent helping people make the most of their finances as he has previously worked as a fully qualified financial adviser and wealth manager.
Outside of work Frank is an avid sports fan (especially football) and a very keen golfer. He also has a deep interest in personal development matters.
CeMAP - Mortgage Consultant
An established and very experienced mortgage consultant, Gavin can offer buy-to-let property investors a comprehensive service with access to a wide range of financing options from across the whole mortgage market. He is an expert at finding loans to meet customers’ specific needs and has worked with Castleriver and its sister companies over many years.
Gavin and his team actively review the market for the best deals on a daily basis, taking time to understand the deals on offer and how they will work with a range of customer requirements.
From initial contact through to completion he and his team take great care to help customers through the whole mortgage process – seeking to ensure all goes smoothly with a property purchase.
Gavin is also able to offer advice on portfolio consolidation, remortgages, refinancing and releasing equity.