Sandy Chatterjee MARLA

Managing Director 020 7005 6080

After graduating in Economics, Sandy began a career in banking and was head-hunted to run a financial services team. He subsequently turned his attention to the Docklands property market and used his financial services skills to build up a substantial property portfolio. This led to the opening of the first Franklyn James branch in Limehouse in 2004 and our Docklands office quickly followed.

Lee Alter MARLA

Director 020 7791 1777

Lee began his career in lettings in 2008 and has worked his way up to his current position. His responsibilities include managing a team of negotiators, monitoring and reviewing their performance, staff training and development, carrying out valuations, updating clients and negotiating offers. He enjoys the fast paced, challenging work environment and being part of a dynamic team. Away from work, Lee relaxes by watching and playing a variety of sports, going to the gym and meeting up with friends.

Joanna Socko MARLA

Operations Manager 020 3668 6714

Joanna speaks Polish, enjoys baking and has worked in estate agency since 2004. She joined Franklyn James in 2005 as a property administrator and now holds the NFoPP Technical Award in Residential Lettings & Property Management and is a registered ARLA member. Joanna looks after client and office accounts and over the years has built up very strong relationships with landlords and tenants alike. She enjoys the problem solving aspect of her job and likes things to be organised and efficient.

Antony Cope

Assistant Manager 020 7791 1777

Born in Camden and raised in Hackney, Antony knows the local area like a black cab driver. He appreciates that his job does not end when a deposit is taken. To enable the lettings process to run smoothly, from first viewing until move-in day, Antony ensures that potential tenants have all the information they need to make an informed decision on which properties best suit them. Antony likes to keeps in shape at the gym, play football and keep up with new releases at the cinema.

George Ward

Sales Manager 020 7005 6080

George has recently joined Franklyn James as a lettings negotiator, he has two years’ experience working within the property industry, starting his career in estate agency in 2017. Born and bred in East London George knows the area like the back of his hand and has lived in Canary Wharf for 8 years, he enjoys the fast pace environment of working in the city and taking on all challenges that come his way. Outside of work George enjoys spending quality time with his family and is also a big football fan.

Mark Kimber

Assistant Manager 020 7005 6080

Mark’s experience in the property sector began in 1996. Since then he has dealt with every imaginable sales scenario, climbed the professional ladder and run offices in South West and East London. Mark has a very obvious passion for property and his aim is to achieve the best result for his clients on every occasion. Mark is an approachable, friendly individual who likes nothing better than happy customers on completion day. He still manages to fit in time for a fun packed family life too.

Khoa Dang Phung

Sales Negotiator 020 7005 6080

Khoa has recently joined Franklyn James as a sales negotiator. Coming from Vietnam, he understands the cultural differences in business and in communicating with people. After completing his masters in finance, he decided to start a career in sales in 2018. Since then, he has developed a great passion for the property industry. Khoa likes reading books and exercising daily to keep a positive mindset and maintain a high level of energy. Away from work, he loves to spend time with friends and family.

James Cooper

Sales and Lettings Negotiator 020 7005 6080

James joined Franklyn James in 2020 as a Lettings Negotiator and has 5 years’ experience working in Sales. After graduating in Accounting and Finance he started his career in a Sales environment in 2015 and has quickly built up his reputation. Winning awards in companies such as Most Outstanding Sales Agent, Top Sales Rookie and Top Team Manager he knows exactly what is needed to get the job done. He has an eagerness to progress in the property industry and enjoys spending time with friends and family.

Gary Atkins MARLA

Senior Property Manager 020 3668 6712

Gary began his career in the property industry as a sales negotiator in 2004 and worked his way through sales, lettings and property management to reach his current position. He joined the Franklyn James team in 2012, having moved from corporate management. Gary has attained NFoPP (National Federation of Property Professionals) Level 3 and over the years has accrued a wealth of knowledge enabling him to comfortably head up the property management team. Away from office life, Gary enjoys all aspects of football.

Denisa Petraskova

Property Manager 0203 668 6711

Born and raised in Slovakia, Denisa’s passion for busy city life and a fast-paced working environment brought her to London two years ago. After roles within customer service and administration, she found her interest in the property sector and recently joined Franklyn James in a support role for property management and administration. She believes that real estate, as an ever-changing market, is the best place for her career and personal development.

Tanzila Arefin

Property Manager 0203 668 6710

Tanzila has been in the property field since 2013 and has expanded into a proficient property manager. She is ambitious, takes pride in her customer service and is diligent with her workflow. She enjoys resolving complicated cases as it gives her a sense of accomplishment and enjoys the rapid lifestyle that comes with real estate. She is fluent in speaking English, Bengali, and Urdu. Tanzila also likes to go for long drives and visit historic places for fun.


Important message to our Customers!

The health of our customers, colleagues and communities is of the utmost importance to us and we wish to reassure you that we are doing all we can to keep our customers moving and are adhering to the strict social distancing and health and safety measures as guided by the Government. Therefore, we will be operating behind closed doors with all viewings and visits to our offices by members of the public to be conducted by appointment only.

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