Richard is a Chartered Surveyor with over 27 years’ experience gained in the leisure sector working with Grand Metropolitan plc, Forte Hotels, Travelodge and latterly Ei Group plc, where he held the position of Commercial Property Director. His previous roles have included leading and developing significant acquisition, disposal and development programmes which encompassed leisure, retail and residential properties. He joined the MDL board as Property Director in 2017 and leads the Group’s Estates Division; responsible for extracting best value from its assets and defining the Group’s property strategy.
MDL's Senior Management Team is supported by experienced and professionally qualified specialists in all facets of marina development and operation. The team includes:
Alex Beere BEng (Hons) CEng MICE
Head of Consultancy & Technical Services
A Chartered Civil Engineer with 25 years’ experience, Alex now heads up MDL’s consultancy and projects division. In the 10 years that Alex has been with MDL, he has completed countless marina design and construction projects. Alex’s professional approach and technical training, combined with his attention to detail, always results in high quality, innovative designs. He is also appreciated for his attention to customer service. Alex has also been a keen sailor for over 20 years and is able to bring to bear his perspective as a marina customer to his projects.
Here you can read more about our International Representatives from Italy, Spain and France:
An active member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, Paolo specialises in building control, planning and development, quantity surveying and construction. He also studied Architecture at Rome University and qualified as an Urban Planner in the US. Paolo was previously employed by an Italian development and construction company and has been involved in various schemes and projects throughout Italy and the Italian islands as a Project Manager before taking up his role with MDL.
Head of Development, MDL Spain
Nicolás is the General Manager of Sant Carles Marina and brings to us a wealth of experience gained from the hotel and leisure industry, having held a number of senior management positions in corporate hotel chains and luxury boutique resorts. Nicolás has been involved in the setup and operation of quality leisure facilities both in the Balearic Islands and South America before relocating back to the Spanish mainland and joining MDL.