Our people

We have an impact-driven and multidisciplinary team at Assemble. Our combined experience spans property, construction, finance, investment, architecture, urban design, asset operations, community engagement, marketing communications and advocacy. With such a diverse skillset and experience, we are committed to doing things differently and more responsibly in the housing development space. 

Our team

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Kris Daff

Managing Director

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Emma Telfer

Chief Operating Officer

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Matt Ablethorpe

Director, Portfolio

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Sam Delmenico

Director, Development

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Matthew Sweeney

Chief Financial Officer

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402 Macaulay Road represents the results of a strong collaboration across sectors. These homes are a proof point for how together we can create impact into housing. Most critically they provide a diversity of housing options now, and for future generation.

Managing Director Kris Daff on 402 Macaulay Road, Kensington

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Justine Boland

Head of Relationships

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Laura Boulton

Head Chef

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Emma Chen

Accountant

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Carman Choke

Financial Controller

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Jessica Dammous

Sous Chef

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Priyan Dayananda

Assistant Accountant

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Through our Covid experience we have had time to reflect on what we expect from our city, but now we need to convert these ambitions into action, we need to become more demanding, active citizens.

Head of Urban Design Andy Fergus at MPavilion 2022

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Stephen Dodd

Development Manager

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Luke Eden

Neighbourhood Operations Manager

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Madeline Ellerm

Community Engagement Manager

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Nicola Fawl

Head of Operations

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Andy Fergus

Head of Urban Design

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Ingrid Langtry

Head of Place and Experience

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A place based approach considers far more than 'human centred design' - it starts with values and begs the question what kind of community and neighbourhood do we value. It considers people, place, sustainability, economic development, art and culture and local ecology.

Head of Place and Experience Ingrid Langtry at Sustainability Summit 2023

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Danielle Lourdes

Relationships Coordinator

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Niraj Manuelpillai

Manager, Portfolio

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Alannah Manuk

Design and Planning Manager

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Maggie McKeand

Head of Impact and Engagement

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Fraser McNally

Creative Producer

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James Niven

Development Manager

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For me, it was about making the best food I could make, accessible to as many people as possible. So that’s about talking to local suppliers and finding local farmers and trying to identify as much local produce as I could, with that root-to-stalk methodology in terms of waste.

Head Chef, Laura Boulton for Broadsheet 2023

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Kevin Parker

Project Director

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Sophie Rzepecky

Head of Brand

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Tim Schaefer

Development Manager

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Sara Tan

Project Accountant

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Leyton Taylor

Relationships Manager

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Sophie Tilley

Digital and Experience Manager

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Robert Zeidaks

Manager, Investments

Our board

Our Board provides strategic advice to our growing business as we focus on championing new pathways to home ownership and mixed income build to rent, both new and evolving asset classes.

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Angela Emslie

Independent Chair

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Kris Daff

Managing Director

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Graham Hodges

Non-Executive Director

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Deborah Kelly

Non-Executive Director

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Nick Dowling

Non-Executive Director

Careers

Expression of Interest

Want to join our team but don't see your dream job listed? Send us your resume and a little about yourself to hello@assemblecommunities.com