Metis Homes Limited
59 Tower Street,
Winchester
Hampshire.
SO23 8TA.

Customer Care:
01962 893 534
customercare@metishomes.co.uk

Sales:
01962 893 545
sales@metishomes.co.uk

Land:
01962 893 542
land@metishomes.co.uk

Metis Homes - Luxury Home BuildersMetis Homes - Luxury Home Builders

Meet The Team

Experience and knowledge

The wider team is proven at all levels of house building with complementary backgrounds from large quoted companies and major contractors to small private developers. This wealth of experience and team approach is critical to delivering exceptional homes.

We are backed by our parent company RO Group, and with access to their systems, research, contact base and ultimately the scale of their balance sheet places us in an advantageous position when competing with businesses of a similar size.

The RO Group

The RO Group is an entrepreneurial family company which has been in business for more than eighty years. Based upon the founding principle that the company is ‘in business to do business’ this simple but direct approach has seen the RO Group thrive over the years through investment in a diverse range of interests, which continues to this day.

The RO Group

Adam co-founded Metis Homes in 2007 with Tony Burton, and has long played a pivotal role in the successful management and growth of the business.

He formerly worked at Linden Homes where, working alongside regional Chairman Tony Burton, he built a strong reputation for his skill in land buying.

Adam was appointed Managing Director of Metis Homes in April 2015 to drive the company forward and develop the Metis Homes brand.

Profile
Adam O'BrienManaging Director

Rupert focuses on the sales and marketing of new homes and building the Metis Homes brand.

Bringing a wealth of experience, Rupert joined the Metis Homes board in 2013. In a 30-year career across the southern region, he has worked with high profile developers including the Raven Group, Swan Hill Homes, Barratt, Taylor Wimpey and Berkeley Homes.

Profile
Rupert PriceSales and Marketing Director

Andrew has overall responsibility for the pre-construction, construction and after-sales activities at Metis Homes. He has extensive experience of property development across the south spanning some 30 years.

He joined Metis Homes in 2012 following a career leading landmark regeneration schemes, in partnership with local authorities, together with challenging new build as well as mixed use and conversion developments.

Profile
Andrew SinclairOperations Director

Alistair joined Metis Homes from WYG Consultants, where he held an executive role as Director in Planning for many years. Alistair brings with him over 15 years’ experience as a planning consultant with a diverse background in the industry and ample experience leading teams through the development process.

Alistair works alongside our Managing Director, Adam O’Brien, in driving and overseeing all planning activity and will seek to maintain our unblemished track record in the planning arena.

Profile
Alistair HarrisPlanning Director

Rachel is responsible for the smooth running of the office and supporting the Metis Homes team.

Having previously worked in admin roles for Hampshire County Council’s Children’s Services department, and at HM Revenue & Customs, she brings strong skills and a fresh eye to the property business.

Profile
Rachel RosherPA to Managing Director

David works alongside the Sales and Marketing director, Rupert Price, with responsibility for sales and the customer journey.

He joined Metis Homes in 2010 with a wide knowledge of the property industry, from estate agency to land buying. Initially involved in land buying, his role has evolved to manage the process of guiding customers smoothly through the sales process.

Profile
David OakleyAssociate Sales Director

Carol’s mission is to ensure that every Metis Homes customer enjoys the best possible service.

She joined the Metis Homes team in 2015, following 14 years in a similar role with Cala Homes. Always on hand to provide prompt, efficient and friendly support, Carol has an unerring eye for detail and is dedicated to making sure that our customers are delighted with their new homes.

Profile
Carol StanifordCustomer Service Manager

Mike is responsible for land acquisition at Metis Homes. His fundamental goal is to secure the very best locations for our developments, to ensure that our homes meet our customer’s expectations and needs. He is responsible for securing both our immediate land requirements and for the growth of our strategic land portfolio.

Mike is a Chartered Surveyor with a specialism in Planning and Development. Prior to joining Metis Homes he represented the land function on the regional board of directors at Churchill Retirement and was a development surveyor with Savills.

Profile
Mike BurtonSenior Land Manager

Stuart works alongside Operations Director, Andrew Sinclair, focusing on the delivery of our new schemes.

He has over 30 years experience working for luxury housing developers and contractors.

Profile
Stuart WrightPre-Construction Manager

Sally joined the Metis Team as Advance Sales Manager in November 2019, with her she brings her speciality knowledge in selling off-plan properties.

Having worked in a similar role within Bargate Homes, Linden Homes and Crest Nicholson, Sally has spent over 25 years within the New Homes Industry helping customers buy their dream home.

Profile
Sally FramptonAdvance Sales Manager

Jon works alongside Operations Director, Andrew Sinclair, focusing on the delivery of our new schemes. He has over 25 years of experience in construction working for various main contractors and developers and has been involved in the construction of large scale residential and commercial developments as well as luxury retirement villages and care homes.

Profile
Jon SchofieldConstruction Manager

Farah joined Metis Homes in 2015 as part of the Sales and Marketing team. She is responsible for an array of Sales and Marketing related tasks.

With former experience of working within a law firm focusing on the Housing sphere, Farah has a strong understanding of the Real Estate sector.

Profile
Farah AminMarketing Executive

Rachel has over 10 years’ experience working within the construction industry having previously worked at Balfour Beatty.

In her role at Metis Homes, Rachel works closely with Carol Staniford & Gillian Keets to support the Customer Service department consequently also with Andrew Sinclair & Stuart Wright to support them in the delivery of new and existing schemes.

Profile
Rachel BaldwinCustomer Service & Operations Administrator

Jolene supports Rupert and David as part of the sales team, progressing reservations through to completion, dealing with initial sales enquiries and our Rightmove advertising.

This is Jolene’s 19th year of working within the property industry, she brings a wealth of experience to the team from both an estate agency and developer perspective.

Profile
Jolene BullSenior Sales Consultant

Gillian works alongside Customer Services Manager, Carol Staniford, in offering attentive and responsive after-sales care to all our customers.

She brings a wealth of parallel knowledge as she has worked within a customer service based environment with other major home building businesses.

Profile
Gillian KeetsCustomer Services Coordinator

Pete combines over 20 years’ experience as a skilled joiner with a helpful nature to offer after-sales assistance to our customers wherever necessary.

His customer service credentials were honed in his 7 years maintaining the property portfolio of the St John’s Winchester charity.

Profile
Pete O'DriscollCustomer Services Engineer

A co-founder of Metis Homes with Adam O’Brien, Tony has recently taken on a new significant role in the business as Non-Executive Director, advising the board strategically and remaining a key asset of land sourcing for the expanding Metis business.

Tony has more than 30 years experience in the industry, having previously been on the boards of both Linden and McAlpine Homes.

Profile
Tony BurtonNon-Executive Director

Richard became Chairman and Chief Executive of the RO Group in 1986. Under his stewardship the group has shown substantial growth.

Profile
Richard RowlandsonThe Ro Chairman

Edward joined the RO Group in 2007 and is now the Group Managing Director. Since Edward’s appointment the group has expanded into a diverse range of activities.

Profile
Edward RowlandsonThe RO Group Director

Richard joined the RO Group as Non-Executive Director in 2012 having just retired from spending over thirty years working for Mansell Construction Services (part of Balfour Beatty plc.). Richard has a wealth of building and construction expertise as well as general commercial experience.

Profile
Richard Woodman-BaileyThe RO Group Non-Executive Director