Board Of Directors
Sandeep Mangat is the Chief Executive Officer of Guardian Capital Partners Limited and as well as serving on the board, he is one of the company’s directors.
Sandeep is a construction professional and property developer with 15 years of industry experience at all levels.
Over the past decade, Sandeep has acted as advisor and Managing Director for a number of construction companies. He took a specialist insurance claims company from a start-up, to a multi-million-pound company operating nationally within three years.
Sandeep has a particular skill in streamlining operations, supply chains and developing teams where mutual benefit is the key directive. This philosophy, teamed with the passion for developing land, buildings and communities, gives GCP a solid foundation to allow the team to flourish.
Sandeep’s vision inspires GCP to push the creative boundaries of the mainstream, and offer bespoke propositions to the housing industry in the UK. In order to meet the requirements of the 21st century, Sandeep believes that team work and togetherness is the key to success when delivering schemes that enhance the environment, society and ultimately the lives of families.
Hardish Singh is the Chief Financial Officer of Guardian Capital Partners Limited and serves on its Board.
Prior to joining Guardian, Hardish was Senior Vice President of Global Real Estate Finance & Operations at Lehmann Brothers, preceded by Senior Fund Accountant.
Hardish spearheaded the BAA Plc McArthurGlen BMG joint venture as Group Finance Controller & Operational Head, delivering 7.0 million sq ft of retail space including the largest and most successful outlet centres in Europe.
Hardish has also held Senior positions at Landsec, Circle Group & KPMG Chartered Accountants.
With over 20 years of experience at the highest level in corporate banking, finance and the property sector, Hardish understands through experience every facet of what makes a successful and profitable property or land investment.
Hardish earned a BA (Hons) in Accounting & Finance followed by his MBA both from the London School of Economics. The following year saw Hardish obtain the ACCA professional qualification and he went on to obtain a Dip in Surveying (QS), rounded off by a MSc in Construction Law & Arbitration from King’s College London. He is currently working towards becoming a recognised RICS professional.
Due to his extensive experience in both public and private sectors, Hardish has been a Trustee on the boards of Circle Group and One Housing Group housing associations.
Jas graduated in Mechanical Engineering and then trained at Vickers and Rolls Royce with a post graduate Fellowship in Manufacturing Management from Cranfield University. Jas is a manufacturing specialist and is highly skilled in setting up high volume production lines.
Jas built up the Wheeler and Clinch Group – a diverse group of manufacturing and distribution trading divisions specialising in Plastic Injection Moulding, Tool Making, Product Design and Marketing.
The Wheeler Group deals with a wide range of market sectors including Defence, Aerospace, Medical, Telecoms, Data Networking, USB Charging and Commercial Air Conditioning. Jas holds director position at FX Fire and Safety Solutions Ltd – a company specialising in the manufacture, servicing and distribution of fire extinguishers and safety related products.
With over 30 years of international business experience within the technology and engineering sector, Jas is the Chief Operations Officer for GCP and his role will be managing the day-to-day business operations of the company ensuring that Guardian Capital Partners operates at the highest level of excellence.
Ami Mangat is the Project Director at Guardian Capital Partners Limited and serves on the board.
Ami has experience in banking and at all levels of the construction industry, ranging from civil engineering & infrastructure to bespoke luxury properties for high net worth clients.
Over the past two years, Ami has spearheaded seven projects, delivering 95 new homes with a total GDV of approx. £31.6m.
Ami has relationships with blue chip clients, large contractors and experience in dealing with major government projects, all of which make him the ideal person to help develop the company’s interests and relationships within our targeted areas.
Criss Watts is the Sales Director at Guardian Capital Partners Limited and serves on its Board.
Criss Watts has been active in the business sector for over three decades, specialising in sales, business development and structuring teams to deliver successful projects.
Criss’ core activities during this period have been in the executive security sector, providing protection at the highest level for many of the famous names from Screen, Sport, Politics, Royalty and High-Profile Business Executives and Corporations. Second to this, Criss’ other core business interest has been in the luxury lifestyle management & concierge sector, providing bespoke services to the more discerning customer in every corner of the globe.
With a wealth of international experience in training people from different nationalities, Criss will be building a world-class team of Direct, Enterprise, Inside and Channel Sales Representatives in Asia, Europe and the Middle East to drive exponential growth for GCP. Criss will be responsible for GTM Strategies, Revenue Generation & Activities, and Sales Enablement and Field Development.