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Simon Crewe appointed MD at national property company Millstream Management Services

19th June 2015

Simon Crewe, Managing Director at Millstream Management Services

Simon Crewe, Managing Director at Millstream Management Services

Simon Crewe has been appointed Managing Director of Millstream Management Services. Millstream, a wholly owned subsidiary of Churchill Retirement Living, manages over 4,550 retirement leasehold properties across the UK.

Simon will lead on Millstream’s direction, with bold plans to double the size of the business by 2018. He will oversee all strategy, including plans to maximise operations at Stratton and King, the specialist retirement resale company within Millstream.

Established in 2006, Millstream Management provides a full property management service, ensuring that owners in retirement properties are properly catered for and the developments are well run and maintained. The service is tailored towards individual needs and is flexible to ensure developments are managed in a professional, efficient and personal way.

With over 25 years experience in the industry, Simon began his career with Goldsborough , specialising in the management of retirement and assisted living care. This evolved into the creation of Goldsborough Estates, part of Bupa UK, where he spent 25 years, latterly as Managing Director.

A well known figure in the sector, Simon is a Fellow of the Institute of Residential Managing Agents (IRPM). He previously Chaired the IRPM and held directorships both there and at the Association of Retirement Housing Managers (ARHM). At ARHM he lead the revamp of the industry’s Government approved Code of Practice in England and the development of the Codes for both Scotland and Wales.

Married, with three sons aged 15 to 22, Simon has a passion for music, playing the drums and watching his sons play cricket.

Commenting on his appointment, Simon Crewe said:

“I was attracted to Millstream because of its strong reputation, the company’s growth plans and of course its people. It was a life changing decision to move roles after many years, however I have every confidence in what we do at Millstream and where I can take the business with the support of my colleagues and the Board.”

Spencer McCarthy, Churchill Retirement Living’s Chairman, added:

“We’re committed to providing and delivering a service to all customers with the aim of creating a lifestyle that fulfils their requirements in their retirement. We are delighted to have Simon on board at Millstream Management. His reputation and extensive experience in the industry speaks for itself, and will be a real benefit to us.”