Geoff Wilson BSc MRICS FAAV – Senior Partner

Tel: 01926 963222Email: Geoff is a Partner at Godfrey-Payton, based in Warwick, and operates in Warwickshire and adjoining counties. He specialises in Estate Management, Agricultural Consultancy, Rural Valuation, Agricultural Finance, and Telecoms/Utilities matters. He is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and a Registered Valuer, as well as a Fellow of […]

Philip Cowen MRICS – Partner

Tel: 02476 012062Tel: 01858 462467Email: As a Partner based in the firm’s Coventry office, Philip has more than 20 years of experience in estate management, strategic development of rural and urban fringe land, and associated rural professional activity. Born and brought up on the Leicestershire/Northamptonshire border, the majority of Philip’s professional career has been […]

George Percy MRICS FAAV – Partner

Tel: 01926 963226Email: George is an experienced rural surveyor with a farming background. His professional career started at Godfrey Payton, where he qualified to become an MRICS and FAAV in 2012. He has gained professional experience at two other firms in the Midlands, including a national firm of Property Consultants advising on residential development. […]

Tom Picking MRICS – Partner


Tel: 01926 895998Email: Tom is a Chartered Building Surveyor with public, commercial, retail and residential property experience, providing a wide range of building survey services. Tom has resettled back in Warwickshire, where he grew up, having spent most of his professional career in London, working in both consultancy and client-side roles. Tom is married […]

Michael Humphries FCCA – Associate Company Accountant


Tel: 01926 963223Email: Mike Advises on all on financial aspects of the firm’s strategy and oversees the firm’s day-to-day business affairs. Manages all client accounts operations. A Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. Having worked in practice for many years including a time at Ernst & Young. More recently working in […]

Harry Chichester – Associate – MRICS FAAV


Tel: 01926 963228Email: Harry is a qualified Chartered Surveyor and fellow of the Central Association of the Agricultural Valuers with an honours degree in Rural Land Management. He joined Godfrey-Payton in 2015 and assists the partners in a variety of professional work and the running of rural estates. He is an all-round sportsman and […]

Mark Turner MNAEA – Head of Residential Agency


Tel: 01926 895996Email: Mark has spent most of his career within residential estate agency, spanning over 30 years. During this time, he has dealt with a wide spectrum of various types of property, covering several counties. He has managed many successful sales and lettings offices, predominantly within Warwickshire, and has trained and developed sales […]

Ian Wilson – MRICS Registered Valuer


Tel: 01926 963230Email: Ian studied Estate Management at Brookes University in Oxford, graduating with a Diploma in Estate Management in 1975, and became a Chartered Surveyor in 1980. He is a General Practice Surveyor and Registered Valuer, with a particular interest in regeneration. Ian’s first employment in 1975 was with the Central Government Valuation […]

Edward Painter – Graduate Rural Surveyor


Tel: 02476 012049Tel: 01858 462467Email: Edward started at Godfrey-Payton in September 2020 as a placement student from Harper Adams University. Since graduating, he now holds the role of Graduate Rural Surveyor and is based in our Coventry Office assisting the Partners in areas of Estate Management, whilst also carrying out other general professional matters. Edward […]

Nicola Reading – Residential Lettings Manager

Tel: 01926 895995Email: Nikki has been in the Lettings industry for 6 years. She is currently studying for her ARLA qualification and hopes to have this in place early in 2024. In Nikki’s role as Lettings negotiator, it is very important to keep up-to-date with the ever-changing legislation governing the lettings world. Nikki is […]