Derek D Ross - Senior Partner
Derek set up Alexanders 25 years ago. It’s thanks to his hard work and knowledge that the business stands so strong. It’s surprising how much Derek knows. He’s an infinite source of Estate Agency information. Derek is the key partner at Alexanders, following and investing in new resources and consulting with various clients regarding commercial premises, overseas and property development projects.
Layla Mangan - Partner
Layla joined our company as a trainee 12 years ago and has worked her way through the ranks, now being the responsible for running the lettings, new homes and sales departments. She grew up locally and has established a range of professional contacts in the area.
Working initially in the sales department she moved onto run a successful new homes department and then progressed on to the challenging world of residential lettings. She is known for her honest valuations and advice. Layla undertakes most of our lettings valuations and is always available for advice on all aspects of the property industry. She enjoys running with her dogs Marley & Bo, cooking and maintaining her luscious herb garden and looking after her beautiful baby Liberty.
Katarina Gustafsson - Accounts
Based in our Aberystwyth office, Katarina is the other half of our accounts team. Having previously worked in tourism, hospitality and HR, her varied skills make her an asset here at Alexanders. Originally from Sweden, Katarina now lives in Machynlleth and when she’s not working Katarina enjoys spending time with her family.
Rhian Elizabeth Daniell - Marketing Consultant
Rhian, based in our Aberystwyth office joined our team from doing Advertising in the local newspaper. Graduating from Worcester University with a 2:1 Degree with Honours in Art and Design, Rhian moved back to Aberystwyth to pursue her career in Design. Now working for an Estate Agency, Rhian deals with all of our social media and other online platforms, while putting her artistic skills to good use in our adverts. When she is not in the office you will probably find Rhian at home spending her time watching Netflix!
Lynsey Fletcher - Personal Assistant
Lynsey has recently joined us again after having time off with her new baby boy! From working in our lettings department she now works part time in the office helping with administrative duties. You will find her upstairs alongside the accounts team.
Gary Jackson - Maintenance
Have you met Gary yet? If not you will soon! Gary is our main guy for anything to do with maintenance! He is always out and about helping tenants, doing jobs and erecting for sale/let boards. If you need to contact gary for any maintenance issues his email address is:
Shannon Sayer - Assistant
Shannon works for us a few times a week, you will probably see her dancing around the office with her bubbly personality! Her duties involve a lot of filing, paperwork and appointments for experience before she goes off to College. Shannon hopes to achieve her career in Air Hostessing!
Olivia Wilson - Assistant Sales Manager
You can’t miss Liv in the office, you will be able to hear her from the other side of the town! Her bubbly personality is great on viewings, she puts the clients at ease and helps guide sales through as smoothly as possible. Liv graduated from Aberystwyth University with a BSc in Physical Geography and has a passion for learning new things, including her current role where she is training to become a full time Sales Manager.
Sinead Nickless - Assistant Lettings Manager
Sinead has been with us for 5 years now, she started out working in the property industry whilst studying Level 3 Business & Management in Coleg Ceredigion, she left with 4 A Levels at Distinction Level. Sinead went from being a Lettings Consultant to now working as our Assistant Lettings Manager. Sinead gave birth to a beautiful Baby Girl called Hallie, last March. She is really enjoying motherhood and being back in work- She says it keeps her sane. When she’s not working she loves to spend time with her family & loves the occasional glass of Wine.
Megan Brookes - Accounts Assistant
Meg is currently studying to be a full time accountant. She is gaining her experience with us at Alexanders by helping Kat. From Tywyn, Meg travels everyday on the train to get to us here in Aberystwyth!
Lynne Sayer - Senior Lettings Consultant
Lynne is the person to speak to for anything to do with lettings! Her bubbly personality can not be missed, you will probably see her bouncing around the office! In her spare time she loves spending time in her camper which she has called the coconut camper.
Sean Buckley - Property Manager
Sean has joined us from the University of Manchester as a disability support officer! After studying estate management at University, he decided to move back to Aberystwyth to persue a career in Estate Agency. In his spare time, you will find Sean playing sports or playing his guitar! Being musically gifted he has been on BBC Radio!
If you have any problems with maintenance, Sean works alongside Gary to help with your property issues.
Elena Zolotariov - Weekend Negotiator
Elena is your go-to girl on a weekend morning when you casually walk by Alexanders and one of our houses catches your eye. Elena will be there to answer any queries you may have, arrange viewings for you, or just have a little chat about the house you are looking for. When the phone is not ringing, she does a lot of the Sales paperwork to make sure that everything works like a charm. She has majored in English Literature here in Aberystwyth and is currently on her gap year (as she couldn’t leave Aberystwyth so quickly – but then again who could?), before embarking on her next academic adventure. In her free time, she reads all sorts of books (especially late Victorian and modernist fiction), so on top of your house enquiry, she can also endeavour to answer any existential dilemmas you may have!
Duncan Fuller - Part Time Consultant
Duncan has joined us from attending Aberystwyth University where he earned a Master’s degree in International Politics. He previously worked in market research and customer service and is now focused on learning business management and realty. Duncan closely follows current events and global politics when he is not working, but otherwise he can be found reading books on the beach or riding his bicycle.
Rachel Davies - Sales Consultant
Rachel has joined us from working in a solicitors. Born and bread in Aberystwyth, Rachel has plenty of knowledge and experience in conveyancing and is a fluent Welsh speaker. Outside of work when she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and following her love of football!