John Elkington

Group CEO

After starting his career at GL Hearn, Best Gapp and Cassells Chartered Surveyors, John founded Penhurst Properties in 1987. From an initial investment purchase of a modest flat in Tooting, John’s knowledgeable and instinctive leadership has, with the ongoing support of the Board of Directors, helped build Penhurst Properties into a thriving and forward-looking property investment company with over 300 units in south London. The driving force behind the business, John is passionate about consistent growth and specialises in adding value to property assets.

John is an enthusiastic sailor and enjoys sailing around the Balearics on his boat, Mr Jack.

Stuart Page FCCA

Group Finance Director

Stuart brings 20 years of experience to Penhurst Properties, having previously held Portfolio Manager positions at two firms of Chartered Accountants before moving to Abbot Laboratories Ltd, a subsidiary of a US Fortune 200 company. A qualified accountant, his expertise centres on the preparation and control of company finances, audit, statutory accounts and Corporation Tax.

An avid rugby and boxing fan, Stuart spends most of his spare time with his young family.

Ricardo Trombetta


Having previously held positions with leading London property companies, Ricardo’s wealth of experience and dynamic leadership style are both a huge asset to Penhurst. Uncompromising when it comes to quality and efficiency, Ricardo is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day management and development of the growing Penhurst Properties portfolio.

When not at the gym or out for a run, Ricardo enjoys watching rugby.

Victoria Hands

Group Business Centre Manager

Victoria combines her industry knowledge with a professional and friendly approach. As Group Manager of Penhurst Business Centres she has day-to-day responsibility for the smooth running and strategic direction of both business centres – Penhurst House in London and Riverside House in Tonbridge.

Jack Elkington

Director, Penhurst Business Centres Ltd

Responsible for the lettings of our 300+ rental properties, Jack’s nascent career includes time at the Notting Hill Housing Association and Cluttons. As the next generation of Elkingtons to be involved in Penhurst Properties, Jack is enthusiastic about learning all aspects of the business his father John has built up over the past 30 years.

Loli BA(Hons), MCMI

EA to Directors and Business Centre Manager

After studying Business Management at Queen Mary University, Loli’s fascination for corporate administration developed whilst working for a finance company as her first job after graduating. Her organisational skills were then recognised by Vectone Telecommunications, where Loli ran their offices in Canary Wharf. After working for nearly four years, Loli embarked on a new journey – working for Penhurst.

Lee Changoo

General Manager Maintenance

With over 10 years’ maintenance experience, Lee is a talented all-rounder who can tackle anything from painting and plumbing to carpentry and general repairs.