Meet the personalities that make up our team and discover what they’re really like to work with.
One of the advantages of working with the people at Morley Riches & Ablewhite is our collective memory. We’ve been in business long enough to have worked in a number of economic climates and have experienced some of the more challenging periods of our industry’s history. We continued because of the skills we’ve acquired and retained along the way. We have what it takes to do so again.
Irrespective of whether you’re looking to retain our services for commercial or private purposes, you want to deal with people who can get the job done to the best possible standard, without fuss or fanfare. That’s exactly what you get when working with our team.
Each of our experts can deliver a plain speaking service that solves problems and gets our clients to where they need to be. We simply guide people through their project in a practical and professional way.
Most of our business comes through recommendation, something we take great pride in. Clients do this because they know we’re a team that can be trusted to deliver, and make business with us a pleasure.
Samantha Morley is a founder, business partner and partnership secretary for Morley, Riches and Ablewhite
She helped set up the company, playing a crucial role in running the business in its early stages. Today, she plays a significant part in the financial side of the business, compliance, procurement and HR. When she’s not in the office, Samantha will be trialling and training her gundogs.Read More
Peter Riches BSc (Hons) FRICS
Peter Riches is a business partner and founding member of Morley Riches and Ablewhite.
Peter is both qualified and experienced in the property sector. He was elected a Fellow of the RICS in the late 1990’s and formed Morley Riches and Ablewhite in 2001. Peter is very proud of the team at Morley Riches and Ablewhite and the achievements made by the practice over the last decade. Peter is also a keen musician and a guitarist in a local band.Read More
Jon Ablewhite MRICS
Jon Ablewhite is a business partner and one of the founders of Morley Riches Ablewhite.
Born and educated in Colchester, Jon has continuously worked in the property sector. As one of the founding members of the firm, Jon is proud of what they have achieved; Chartered Surveyors who do it the right way, providing clients with honest advice. On Jon’s days off, you will find him following the national rugby and cricket teams.Read More
Carol administers the financial aspects and assists the surveyors who manage properties for our clients. This role involves accounting to clients for all income and expenditure, paying suppliers, arranging utilities and maintaining service charge accounts.
Before joining Morley Riches & Ablewhite Carol worked for the British Army in a dedicated team arranging winter and summer activities in Canada. She later transferred to Building and Services Supplies in the joint HQ in Germany.Read More
Emma O’Sullivan MA(hons) MRICS
Emma is both qualified and experienced in the property sector. She qualified as a Member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) in 2011 at CBRE having graduated from the University of Aberdeen where she spent a number of months working in Beijing.
Emma spent 5 years at CBRE specialising in the London office market, particularly lease advisory, agency and valuation.Read More