Andrew Holmes

Andrew HolmesDirector/Branch Manager

Andrew’s love for East London’s different communities and property types stems from his upbringing there in the 70s, 80s and 90s. In 1999 he began his career as an estate agent, before founding Knight Bishop in 2011. He brings a wealth of experience in residential property and a strong passion for the dynamic culture and property market of East London.

Robert Gardner

Robert GardnerOffice Manager

After moving from West to East London back in the early 00s, Robert found his passion for selling in a furniture retail role. With a strong interest in property, estate agency was an obvious next move, and he joined Knight Bishop in 2014. Robert has flourished, loving his role in the exceptionally dynamic marketplace that is East London.

Lavinia Balan MARLA

Lavinia Balan MARLAProperty Manager

Originally from Romania, Lavinia moved from Bucharest to London in 2016 and is enjoying the big city life although she likes the sweet escapes abroad and nature whenever possible. Having her first property in Bucharest and dreaming of owning a big hotel since she was 6, she was attracted to the real estate industry. Her customer service experience and interest for properties brought her into property management in 2017. After getting the experience and ARLA qualification, she joined the friendly team of Knight Bishop in 2021 for a new challenge.

Alex Costin

Alex CostinProperty Consultant

Alex was born and raised in Eastern Europe and relocated to London in 2013, where he was enthralled by the city's historic architecture. His interest in the industry began at a young age. He started his first administrator job in an estate agency in Northwest London when he was 15 years old, and was quickly promoted to a lettings negotiator. Alex joined the Knight Bishop team in early 2021 and is thriving in East London.

Vincenzo Leone

Vincenzo LeonePart Time Property Consultant

Born and bred in the south of Italy, Vincenzo moved to East London 10 years ago, a place with a vibrant and international blend that he loves. Growing up in a family of architects and designers, he has always had an interest in property: a passion he has been able to pursue since he joined Knight Bishop in 2015.

Stella Theodosiou

Stella TheodosiouAccounts Manager

Stella has mostly lived in the UK, but in the early 00’s decided to live in Cyprus for a year where she gained vast experience supporting the Finance Manager at a bank. Upon her return, she oversaw the HR/Finance section of a large charity organisation in Central London, before joining the team at Knight Bishop in early 2017.