Meet the Team


Sales Team


Samuel Shand - Senior Property Sales Executive & UK Team Leader

Samuel is the team leader for the Select Portfolio sales team, providing outstanding service to his clients, as well as support to the team. His previous background in performance-driven roles ensures Samuel works extremely hard with everyone he works with to deliver outstanding results, time after time. 

 


Lee Griffiths - Property Sales Executive & Agent Network Manager 

Lee is responsible for coordinating our extensive network of agents. With over a decade of experience in the investment sector, Lee uses his exceptional knowledge to assist both clients and agents throughout the investment process. Before joining the Select Portfolio team he worked with various leading financial institutions and property companies selling property both in the UK and abroad.


Cheri Johnson - Property Sales Executive

With a diverse background in UK property, Cheri brings to Select Portfolio a detailed knowledge and understanding of the sector. She expertly guides her clients through every step of the investment process, building strong working relationships and ensuring they purchase investment properties that completely suit their needs.

 


Josh Hawker - Senior Property Sales Executive

Josh supports his clients throughout the purchase of property and is popular for his honest and to-the-point approach, ensuring his clients are always fully-informed to make the big decisions. With a decade of sales experience Josh has a natural ability to understand his clients' requirements and support them in the purchase of their property.

 


Jon Oakley - Property Sales Executive

Jon comes from a diverse background; having owned and managed businesses across the globe, and coordinated the sale of international property from Turkey to Hong Kong.

As part of our sales team, Jon offers his clients expert advice and guidance, helping them to find their ideal property. 

 

 


Directors


Pauline Bonanni - Founder & Managing Director

Pauline and her husband Paolo set up Select Resorts Ltd in 1982. With over 30 years’ experience in property sales, both in the UK and overseas, Pauline is a highly-respected member of the property industry and has extensive knowledge in all areas of property sales & investment.

Under Pauline’s leadership, Select Resorts became the only UK associate of Savills International; a partnership which continues to this day. 


Georgina Reilly - Operations Director 

As Operations Director Georgina is responsible for identifying exciting new residential and investment projects in locations across the world, executing our strict due diligence process and introducing these projects to our sales, marketing & admin teams.

A Chartered Member of the CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personal Development), Georgina has an extensive knowledge of Human Resources processes and oversees all of the company’s HR activity; including the recruitment, contracting and development of the team.


Michael Reilly - Sales & Marketing Director

As Sales & Marketing Director, Michael is responsible for the development of Select Portfolio’s brand, corporate image and professional relationships. He works closely with the best property developers, in the UK and overseas, to source and promote the most lucrative investment opportunities for our clients.

Michael brings to the Select Portfolio team a wealth of knowledge in property investment, while his previous experience in the recruitment sector has afforded him all of skills necessary to build our expert Select Portfolio team.  


Marketing


Becky Welch - Marketing Manager 

Becky is responsible for the management of the Select Portfolio brand, as well as all of our internal and external communications across all levels. Liaising with the company’s marketing partners; Becky ensures that Select Portfolio maintains an active voice within the industry, while also ensuring that all of our customers are kept up-to-date with our exciting new developments. 

 


Carl Garner-Watts - Marketing Assistant

Carl is responsible for the creation and communication of the company’s online content. He writes regular blog articles discussing the newsworthy developments within the industry, manages our social media presence and seeks out new and innovative ways for us to share our expertise with our customers.

 

 


Office Support


Jazmine Marsh - After Sales Administrator

Once a sale has been agreed, Jazmine works hard alongside clients and all associated parties to ensure sales progress smoothly from reservation through to completion. Jazmine also provides administrative support to the Select Portfolio office and is the primary point of contact for all office enquiries.

 

 


Sandra McDonagh - Accounts Administrator

With a diverse background in accounting, Sandra brings to the Select Portfolio team a comprehensive understanding of financial processing. Sandra is responsible for all operations in relation to the company’s finances; making sure that incoming funds are processed efficiently, outgoing payments are paid on-time and, above all else, ensuring the company acts professionally, lawfully and ethically in all of our financial transactions.