Weald Group was established in 1985 since it has been involved, through its subsidiaries and associate companies, in a number of businesses, the principal of which have been:-

    • corporate finance ( Lowndes Ltd )
    • underwriting at Lloyds of London ( Westmoreland Underwriting Ltd )
    • international public relations ( Wakehurst International Ltd )
    • shipping ( Soterick Shipping (Istanbul) )
    • estate agency ( Stafford Ltd )
    • property development ( Headland Weald Ltd )
    • property investment ( Headland Freehold Ltd and other companies )
    • property management ( Stonedale Property Management Ltd )
    • health and fitness clubs ( Peak Fitness PLC and other companies)
    • investment in farming land (Romshed Farm).

Purchasers of companies and properties from Weald have included the Prudential plc, Taylor Wimpey plc, M J Gleesons plc, London Town plc, County Estate Holdings Group plc, Galliford Try Ltd and Albermarle Investments Ltd.

The Board of Weald has since 1987 comprised Martin Weston, Robert Webb and Fidelity Simpson all of whose cvs are referred to below.

Martin Western, Weald Group

Martin Weston

Robert Web, Weald Group

Robert Webb

Weald has pursued a general policy of re-investing both property and non-property trading and capital sale profits into property investments, including farm land, and currently holds a portfolio of residential and commercial property investments in London and the South East. It continues to underwrite at Lloyds of London through Westmoreland Underwriting Ltd and has funded a charitable trust in the name of The Weston Family Trust.


Romshed Courtyard,
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