Caring for your best interests

Meet the team

Harvey Soning

Harvey Soning Chairman

Harvey Soning founded James Andrew International in 1974 following the first part of his career at Peachey Property Corporation and Guardian Properties (Holdings) Plc.

Having been involved in many major commercial real estate developments, investment acquisitions, and leasing and disposals in the UK, Europe and USA over the past 43 years, Harvey is now a well-respected elder in the UK property profession.

He founded the Templewood Group in 1995 which is now affiliated with the Excellerate Group South Africa.

He is also chairman of James Andrew RSW, involved in the management of over 1 million square feet of West End and City of London office buildings and commercial properties throughout the UK and Germany.

Mark Carter

Mark Carter Chief Operating Officer

Mark Carter served in the South African Police Service before starting with Excellerate Services (then known as Enforce Security) in March 1995. He worked as an Area Manager and progressed through the ranks from Operations Manager to Operations Director for Cleaning & Security Services for Kwazulu Natal, Gauteng and Mpumalanga.

Mark then relocating to the UK to become Chief Operating Officer of Templewood Services UK in August 2017.

James Soning

James Soning Director of Operations

James has been with Templewood Services since 2012. He began life at Templewood as a Security Operations manager, liaising with existing clients to ensure the level of service met their expectations. He was also involved in recruitment of security staff and implementing management systems across the business.

In August 2013 he was promoted to Security Operations Director where he became responsible for all security operations throughout the company, heavily involved in sales, and answerable directly to the Chairman. James was then promoted to the position of Director of Operations for the Templewood Group in May 2017.

Robert Clark

Robert Clark Director

Robert Clark started his career in the military, moving into the commercial sector after nearly a decade of service. In total, Rob has nearly 30 years’ experience within the security industry, in both military and commercial sectors. He has a unique knowledge of all security situations, having operated and served both domestically and internationally, in every conceivable environment.

Sharon Stuart

Sharon Stuart Head of HR

With more than twenty years HR Generalist experience across the Telecommunications and Educational sectors, Sharon joined Templewood Services in 6 March 2017 following three years with Cambridge University as a HR Business Partner, supporting the OCR Exam Board business stream.

Sharon has lead and supported change management programmes ranging from engagement frameworks, strategic reviews and business design and organisational development.

We noticed some issues

CodeChap | PHP 7.2