Richard Flack, Chair of Trustees

Richard is a solicitor with Pardoes LLP where until recently he headed their Private Client team, tripling the team’s turnover to over £1m in 5 years and transforming a High Street rural practice into a firm known nationally for the quality of its clientele and work.


Chris Jelf

Chris formed Jelf Group Plc, the independent insurance broker and financial consultancy, which last year was sold to Marsh Group. He has served as a Non Executive Director at Thatchers Cider and is a serving Director of Bristol Rovers Football Club. Chris brings expertise in sales, service, and client/customer relationship and networking to the Board.


Simeon Barnes

Simeon is founder and Managing Director of Excel Dryer (UK) Ltd; supplier of Xlerator, the world’s most energy efficient Hand Dryer.  He is also a founding investor and Non-Executive Director of The House Crowd, an industry leading property crowd funding business.  Simeon has extensive skill and experience in growing companies from ideas into profitable, successful businesses.  He implements best practice into everything he does and brings a wealth of sales and management experience to Broadway Lodge.

Philip Gay

Philip is a highly capable Director with a proven track-record within the property industry and commerce.  He has considerable experience acting as a trusted advisor in managing Family Offices and is skilled at managing and protecting shareholder interests as well as raising finance.   Philip has successfully led cross-border joint ventures and managed all parties involved in such transactions.  He is respected for considerable entrepreneurial flair and strategic vision, coupled with deep commercial experience, logic and common sense.