About us

PrimeLocation.com is one of the UK's leading property websites, focussed on helping house-hunters in the middle and upper tiers of the market find their next home with listings advertised by most of the top estate and letting agents across the UK.

At PrimeLocation.com everything we do is aimed at providing an effective medium for users looking to buy, sell, rent or let quality properties, both in the UK and overseas. PrimeLocation.com has become the leading online destination for property consumers in the UK and abroad looking to find top quality UK homes to buy and/or rent and to discover the UK's leading estate and letting agents.

PrimeLocation.com attracts over 5 million visitors a month and advertises properties from over 16,000 estate and letting agent branches, including all the leading national chains. Our overseas property listings include more than 60 countries, including France, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Cyprus, South Africa, Dubai, Australia, Croatia and Bulgaria.

PrimeLocation.com is part of Zoopla Property Group Plc which was founded in 2007 and has a highly-experienced management team, led by Founder & CEO, Alex Chesterman.

Zoopla Property Group Plc, Harlequin Building, 65 Southwark Street, London SE1 0HR
Registered in England and Wales with Company No. 09005884
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Board of directors

  • Mike Evans

    Mike Evans, Non-Executive Chairman

    Mike became Chairman of Zoopla Property Group in 2014. He has been Chairman of Hargreaves Lansdown plc since 2009, which he joined as a non-executive director in 2006. Mike is a qualified actuary with over 30 years' experience in the financial services industry. He is also a non-executive director of esure Group plc, Chesnara plc and CBRE Global Investors Group (UK) Ltd. He is a member of the advisory board of Spectrum Corporate Finance and chairs the board of Trustees of Wessex Heartbeat. Mike was formerly Chief Operating Officer at Skandia UK Limited and he holds a BSc in Mathematics from the University of Bristol.

  • Alex Chesterman

    Alex Chesterman, Founder & Chief Executive Officer

    In 2008, Alex launched Zoopla.co.uk, which has become one of the UK's most-visited websites and best-known online property brands. In 2012, Alex merged Zoopla with Daily Mail Group’s online property brands to form Zoopla Property Group which owns two of the leading brands in the sector - Zoopla.co.uk and PrimeLocation.com - and where he remains as CEO. Prior to this, in 2003, Alex co-founded LOVEFiLM.com, Europe's leading online DVD rental subscription service, which was successfully sold to Amazon.com. Alex is widely recognised as one of the UK's leading internet entrepreneurs and was named by Property Week as one of the 100 most important people in the UK residential property industry. Alex holds an honours degree in Economics from London University.

  • David Dutton

    David Dutton, Non-Executive Director

    David became a Director of Zoopla Property Group in 2012. He serves as Chairman of DMG Information, a division of Daily Mail & General Trust plc as well being a non-executive Director of a number of other DMGT subsidiaries. David has been an Executive Director of Daily Mail & General Trust plc since 1997 and advises the Group on property matters. He also serves as Chairman of UCL Business plc. David is a successful entrepreneur and holds a BA in Economics from Cambridge University and an MBA from Harvard University.

  • Duncan Tatton-Brown

    Duncan Tatton-Brown, Non-Executive Director

    Duncan became a Director of Zoopla Property Group in 2014. He is currently CFO of Ocado Group plc which he joined in 2012. Previously, Duncan was CFO of Fitness First plc and prior to that was Group Finance Director of Kingfisher plc, one of the world's largest home improvement retailers. He has held senior finance positions at B&Q plc, Virgin Entertainment Group and Burton Group plc and was also a non-executive director of Rentokil Initial plc. Duncan holds a master’s degree in Engineering from King's College, Cambridge and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

  • Grenville Turner

    Grenville Turner, Non-Executive Director

    Grenville became a Director of Zoopla Property Group in 2010. He is currently Group CEO of Countrywide plc which he joined in 2006 and is also a Non-Executive Director of the DCLG, Chairman of Hamptons International, Chairman of Bellpenny Ltd and Chairman of Knightsbridge Student Housing Limited. He was formerly Chief Executive, Intelligent Finance and Chief Executive, Business to Business at HBOS and has previously served as a Director of St James’s Place Capital Plc, Sainsbury’s Bank Plc and Rightmove plc. Grenville qualified as a chartered banker and holds an MBA from Cranfield Business School.

  • Robin Klein

    Robin Klein, Non-Executive Director

    Robin became a Director of Zoopla Property Group in 2012. He is currently a venture partner of Index Ventures, a founding partner of The Accelerator Group and serves as a non-executive Director of MoneySupermarket plc. Robin is a serial entrepreneur and an angel investor in a number of the UK's leading high-growth internet businesses. Companies he has backed at an early stage include LastMinute.com, Agent Provocateur, LOVEFiLM, Wonga, Mind Candy (Moshi Monsters), Fizzback, Tweetdeck, Graze, FreeAgent, Skimlinks and Moo.

  • Sherry Coutu

    Sherry Coutu, Non-Executive Director

    Sherry became a Director of Zoopla Property Group in 2014. She currently serves as a non-executive Director of the London Stock Exchange Group, Cambridge University Press, Raspberry Pi and Artfinder. She also serves on the advisory boards of Linkedin and Care.com, is an external non-executive Director of Cambridge University. Previously, she has served as a Director of New Energy Finance, Jarvis plc and RM plc and formerly she founded Interactive Investor International plc. Sherry was awarded a CBE in 2013 for ‘Services to Entrepreneurship’ and she holds an MBA from Harvard, an MSc from the London School of Economics and a BA from the University of British Columbia.

  • Stephen Daintith

    Stephen Daintith, Non-Executive Director

    Stephen became a Director of Zoopla Property Group in 2013. He is currently Finance Director of Daily Mail & General Trust plc which he joined in 2011. Previously, Stephen was COO and CFO of Dow Jones, a subsidiary of News Corp. He has also held several CEO and CFO positions in various overseas markets for British American Tobacco. Stephen started his career as an accountant at Price Waterhouse and holds a degree from Leeds University.

  • Stephen Morana

    Stephen Morana, Chief Financial Officer

    Stephen joined Zoopla in 2013 after spending a decade at Betfair, one of the UK's most successful internet businesses. Part of the management team since 2002, he joined the Board as CFO in 2006, and was Interim CEO in 2012. Prior to Betfair, Stephen held a number of senior finance positions, including at Sapient the Nasdaq listed technology innovator. Stephen is a Chartered Accountant and an INSEAD alumni.