who we are

Meet the team…

PAUL ROWLAND

DIRECTOR / BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Paul is the owner and founder of Acara Management. He worked in lettings in London for several years valuing and negotiating tenancies for landlords in West London. His exposure to and involvement in thousands of rental investments and tenancies as well as his personal experience gives him a great deal of insight and experience to advise clients and assist with the management of their rental portfolio. Also a property developer and qualified Construction Site Manager, he does the project management of the refurbishments within the company’s portfolio. Special talents – drummer, scuba diver and fishkeeper!

Elliot Davies

PROPERTY MANAGER / PROJECTS

Elliot is a property manager at Acara. He has a background in property management and refurb management. Elliot liaises with all of our tenants and landlords, organises the maintenance and inspects our managed properties. Elliot will complete a large portion of the odd jobs and handyman work our landlords and tenants need. He is handy, knowledgable, versatile and capable – a true asset for all of our landlords. Special talents – master footballer and head turner.

RACHEL ATKINS

BLOCK MANAGER / ADMINISTRATION

Rachel is our chief block manager. She ensures leaseholders and freeholders are given a first class service and our blocks are well maintained. She also helps schedule our safety certifications and cleans. Special skills; embarrassing everyone with her organisational prowess, whilst juggling more than anyone else, at the same time.

MATTHEW RHATIGAN

TENANCY MANAGER

Matthew is part of our tenancy management team. He looks after the tenants, landlord and maintenance for a portfolio of properties. He has a background managing HMOs in Reading and is an experienced flooring fitter. Special skills; producing children.

DAVID KNOWLES

DIRECTOR - ACARA RESIDENTIAL

David has a lengthy and successful career in estate agency, holding top level positions in large agencies in London. He has considerable expertise and knowledge of the property industry as a whole. We’re proud to say he now operates Acara Residential alongside Acara Management as part of the Acara Property Group. Special skills; ice breaking annihilating

SEBASTIAN MATEJEK

MANAGER - ACARA BUILDING SERVICES

Sebastian has twenty years experience as a multi skilled tradesman and his forte is decorating. He and his team are extremely competent at all manor of building and refurbishment works including kitchen fitting, bathroom fitting, carpentry, decorating and general maintenance.