With over 43 years’ experience in the property industry Barry has an extensive track record combined with an in-depth understanding of both the commercial and residential property and financial markets with excellent high level contacts. He maintains valued working relationships with banks and join venture partners with whom he has worked for many years. Barry has extensive interests in a number of businesses, including property investment and development. He brings a wealth of experience, leadership, excellent financial resources and a strong and established track record.
David West, Seaward’s Development Director, has a long and accomplished history with the company having joined the team back in 1978. During that time he has accumulated a wealth of experience in residential and commercial property development ranging from site acquisition and planning to development and marketing.
David is responsible for the complete end-to-end delivery of our projects. He has a keen eye for detail and a recognised flair for design which has ensured that Seaward’s multi award-winning developments are always highly regarded for their quality and innovation.
David is a keen skier but closer to home he enjoys spending time with his family, reading and walking his dog.
Land & Planning Director
Land & Planning Director
Seaward’s Land and Planning Director, Steve Culpitt joined Seaward in 2011 after eleven years with a local land agent.
Steve’s role is to identify, purchase and promote land opportunities either as immediate sites with planning permission or strategic sites with potential for planning permission in the future.
Steve is currently promoting in excess of 2,000 acres of land throughout the South and nationwide, working closely with landowners and local authorities. Known for his determined attitude, Steve will always work diligently to achieve an effective outcome.
Steve is a keen dinghy sailor and at the weekend can usually be found racing around Chichester Harbour.
Tom began his career at Seaward Properties working as an assistant site manager for the residential department. As the company’s Commercial Property Manager he is now responsible for the asset management, purchase and development of the numerous commercial and residential properties. With over 10 years’ experience at Seawards, Tom has a broad understanding of the commercial property market.
Outside the office Tom enjoys renovating properties, is a keen mountain biker and a life time supporter of Portsmouth FC.
Chris , is responsible for the for the managing and overseeing of all housing construction activities at Seaward. Chris has 20 years of housing experience under his belt and has previously worked for local contractors and developers who specialise in the delivery of housing.
Chris’s role in a project commences at feasibility stage carrying due diligence works to ensure all technical aspects have been considered and is carried through right through to post completion of the various schemes.