Sigma prepares for growth with a trio of new starters

Sigma Capital is preparing for growth as it welcomes three new starters to the company in London and Manchester.

Yew Build to Rent scheme - Sigma Capital | BTR News
Yew Build to Rent scheme.

Sigma Capital has welcomed three new starters to its team in London and Manchester – as it prepares for further growth. The company recently announced its joint venture with EQT Real Estate – bringing its Simple Life PRS housing model to London.

Sigma has now appointed Gavin Karney as Financial Analyst. Gavin, having previously worked for PwC, will provide on-site financial planning, analysis, commercial finance and tax support to the Sigma PRS London operations team, and will also work closely with the head office finance team in Edinburgh. Gavin is looking forward to being part of the joint venture with EQT.

Gavin Karney, Financial Analyst, Sigma Capital | BTR News
Gavin Karney, Financial Analyst, Sigma Capital.

Quorum Lawley also joins Sigma as a Financial Analyst. Having previously worked at AJ Gallagher, Merrill Lynch and Swiss Re, Quorum brings many years of experience to the role. Based in Manchester, Quorum will work closely with both the property and asset management teams – providing financial support while also delivering accurate and timely KPI reporting metrics to support the decision-making processes.  

Quorum Lawley, Financial Analyst, Sigma Capital | BTR News

“With the recent expansion of the business into London, it’s a really exciting time to be joining Sigma and there’s a great company culture and positive environment.” 

Quorum Lawley, Financial Analyst, Sigma Capital

Natalie Hughes, Assistant Property Asset Manager, Sigma Capital | BTR News

Natalie Hughes has also joined the team as an Assistant Property Asset Manager, having previously worked in the social housing sector. Natalie brings over 12 years’ experience in repairs and asset management, while also being a qualified chartered construction manager. Natalie’s main responsibilities will include asset management programmes and post warranty maintenance.

Sigma has now delivered over 3,100 homes across the UK on behalf of its REIT which floated in 2017 – and once fully optimised, is expected to be around 5,200 Build to Rent homes. Sigma’s portfolio is marketed under its Simple Life brand and its new Simple Life London brand.