Our team

  • Aivars KaupuzsManaging Director

    Aivars has an MBA and been in real estate investment and development since 2004, acquiring, developing and disposing of properties across many real estate sectors.  He has been managing projects in several EU locations including the United Kingdom.

  • Ian LayfordInvestment Director

    Investment Director at Domus UK Limited, Ian has worked in property for over 30 years, first as a Chartered Surveyor in private practice, ultimately heading up the national valuation team for a top ten property consultancy before making the transition to development in 2007. In development, Ian worked initially for a niche company specialising in PBSA properties before joining Domus in 2015.

    Ian has extensive experience in site acquisition, planning, construction and disposal of substantial projects in a variety of property sectors throughout the UK, Ireland and Northern Europe and has recently successfully completed projects for Domus in Liverpool, Plymouth and Belfast.

    Ian holds an MBA (Construction & Real Estate) with distinction from Reading University, a BSc (Hons) degree in Estate Management and an RICS Diploma in Project Management.

  • Matt EtheridgeDevelopment Consultant

    Development Director, with over 20 years’ experience in development and planning.  Matt commenced his career with a national house builder at grass roots and worked his way up, before moving onto an acquisition and planning team with a national top FTSE 100 developer and beyond.

    Matt is experienced with a vast array of acquisition and disposals, from high rise to low rise, from standard to bespoke and from urban regeneration to small infill sites.

    His experience covers the whole of the UK but specialises in the south east and Home Counties.  In addition, Matt has experience of working on property deals in Northern and Southern Europe.

  • Andy CoxCommercial Director

    Andy has worked in the industry for 20 years, 4 of which were working in Australia and 11 of which has been at Domus. Andy oversees the sale of units and managers the sale and acquisition of land and property.  In addition, Andy project manages small works and maintenance teams.

    Prior to joining Domus Andy was a former soldier in the British Army, 1st Battalion Grenadier Guards, where he learnt at first hand the benefits of working professionally as a team under pressure, and how to effectively manage people.  Andy is a family man with two children, and is a keen sportsman, and when not playing sports can be found standing in Stamford Bridge, supporting his long-term love of Chelsea Football Club.

  • Lyn LloydAccount Manager

    Lyn’s career path started in accounting, choosing to use her unique blended personable skill set with an analytical approach to problem solving.  She never looked back, and has now worked in accounting for 35 years, 20 of which within the construction/property development sector.  Lyn takes a strategic role within the business, looking after not only the organisations finances, but also the day-to-day management of the office, including the complex needs of the staff too.

    Lyn is married with two boys and a dog.  On her days off Lyn enjoys travelling and spending time outside exploring wildlife and tending to her garden.

  • Antony DoggwilerChief Finance Officer

    As the Chief Financial Officer of Domus for the past five years, Antony brings over 35 years of construction and property experience to the business.

    Prior to joining NCH in 2013, he worked with a variety of international and UK companies, and now applies the necessary commercial finance credibility to the appraisal of investment opportunities and the securing of funding requirements.