Meet The Team
Owen Shipp has operated from Guildford Town centre for over 20 years with a focus on commercial property agency and consultancy. We aim to provide excellent customer serice in every property transaction. Our team has extensive experience in the local market and un-matched enthusiasm for providing the best professional advice.
Alex was born in Woking; though after completing a degree in Property Planning & Development at Kingston University in 2009, moved to London in order to begin working in the commercial property sector with Pearce & Co. After qualifying as a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 2012 Alex moved to Sydney to join Cushman Wakefield; working on several key contracts including the management of 200 sites for the National Australia Bank, as well as a portfolio of 100 properties for Government Property New South Wales.
Alex moved back to the UK in 2016 and joined Owen Shipp Commercial, finally leaving the world of property management behind, and enjoys the day to day buzz of agency work within a small and well organised team. As well as being an avid Fulham and Woking FC supporter, Alex is a keen traveller and enjoys a good historical read (preferably on a beach with drink in hand).
Adam graduated from Kingston University in 2009 after obtaining a degree in Property Planning in Development and then spent the next few years travelling the world with his now wife Fiona. Upon returning to the UK Adam began working at Grainger PLC as a Residential Property Manager before moving to the Commercial sector joining HNG Ltd in the West End. Adam then made the jump to BNP Paribas Real Estate to work in the Major Buildings and International Client Department where he managed a portfolio of over £1B for clients such as the Grosvenor Estate, HB Reavis, MEAG & Pontegadea UK. Adam also qualified as a member of the RICS in 2016.
In 2019 he was appointed as the UK Estates Manager for the Caravan and Motorhome Club, undertaking negotiations for lease renewals, acquisitions and dealing with various property matters for their entire UK estate. However, in 2020 he was approached by his old Kingston University friend Alex to join as a Co-Director of Owen Shipp Commercial and subsequently joined the company in January 2021. Adam enjoys playing golf and supports AFC Bournemouth, his birthplace.
Sean was born in Woking and grew up in the West Surrey Area. Having completed his A-Levels at Godalming College he took a place at the Glamorgan Campus of University of South Wales to study for a BSc in Sports Science and Rugby.
After graduating from his Undergraduate degree Sean moved abroad to take employment in the hospitality sector, firstly in Greece and thereafter in the Austrian Alps.
Now back in the UK Sean is looking to gain experience within the commercial property sector before beginning his Masters in Real Estate at the University of Kingston.
Outside of work Sean enjoys travelling, skiing, watching F1 racing and supporting Harlequins.