Gavin Vercoe and Derrick Maguire, with impressive property and franchising careers across world, have joined Chestertons International to jointly head the franchising of the business, where they will develop and oversee the brand’s new offering – ‘The Chestertons Way’ – in the UK and overseas.
With a career of 29 years, Gavin has extensive knowledge of franchising operations and Prime property markets. His background includes Executive Director of Operations and Franchises at Colliers Int. Asia.
Derrick Maguire will manage the UK expansion and maintaining relationships with Partners across the network. With over 21 years of experience in franchise estate agency in the UK, the UAE and Europe. He joins from Asteco where he was Head of Sales, Leasing and Franchising and set up 15 franchisees. Prior to this, Derrick was a Regional Franchise Manager for Martin and Co PLC.
Gavin said, “I’m delighted to be joining Chestertons. They are one of the leaders in their field and I look forward to expanding the international network even further for them.”
Derrick added, “This is a very exciting proposition that enticed me to move back to the UK from Dubai. It’s going to be a great opportunity working once again with top tier professionals within the industry. Chestertons is an iconic brand.”