Fernham Homes Continues Successful Year With Key Promotion

Winner of the Best Family Home category at the Evening Standard New Homes Award 2022 and receiving the In-House Gold award for customer service 2022.  Fernham Homes continues its successful year with the promotion of Chris Loughead from Development Director to Operations Director. Having joined the successful Kent-based housebuilder in 2020, Chris is a well-respected figure within Fernham Homes, and starts his new role with a decade of experience across the house building sector behind him.

Chris started his career in the housing industry as a Land Buyer for Barratt Homes. Following five years with Crest Eastern as Development Manager progressing to Development Director, he then joined Fernham Homes as Development Director where he has been responsible for land and planning and assisted the business with its growth plans and vision to be Kent’s housebuilder of choice. With his undisputable passion for creating premium homes alongside a wealth of expertise, Chris will build on Fernham Homes’ vision to become the housebuilder of choice in Kent.

Chris Loughead comments on his promotion:


“Fernham Homes is such a great business to be part of, and I am delighted with this promotion to Operations Director.  I look forward to working alongside Sean Ellis, our Managing Director, to take Fernham forward into its new chapter.”

Recently appointed Managing Director, Sean Ellis comments on Chris’ new role:


“I am thrilled to promote Chris to Operations Director. This promotion recognises the significant contribution Chris has made to Fernham Homes over the past two years and provides a structure for planned growth going forwards. Chris is a valued member of the team and the move to this role is an exciting one, illustrating our ambition for the business and the clear pathways for career progression. Chris has demonstrated clear leadership skills, inherent expertise and an ability to ensure we achieve our goals. I look forward to supporting Chris in his new role to achieve another successful year..”