The Team

Meet the Team

Josh Garside

Managing Director

Josh is a Chartered Surveyor and began his career as head of UK Real Estate for a Saudi family Office acquiring secondary property across England and Scotland. Following this he joined leading niche investment agency Franc Warwick and subsequently CBRE working under Franco Sidoli and Charles Batten. While in this role, Josh advised on a multitude of tertiary assets for clients including F&C Reit, Mansford, LPA receivers and several high net worth private investors. 

As founding shareholder, he has overall responsibility and control of group operations and oversees all aspects of the business. Josh has been involved in transactions totalling almost £500m with in excess of £50m executed as principal. He has a keen knowledge of the financial and national real estate markets.

Josh holds a Real Estate Finance degree from the University of Reading.


Andrew Harriman


Andrew is a Charted Surveyor and was previously director and one of the founding partners of Paragon Building Consultancy. He has led development projects with values in excess of £30m and managed due diligence team's in portfolio purchases in excess of £500m.

As founding shareholder, he is responsible for the groups developments and operations.

Andrew qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 2001.


Jonathan Meller


Before joining the team in July 2015, Jonathan was a Land Director for 4 years at Mar City Homes successfully acquiring projects with an end GDV in excess of £100 million. Prior to his role at Mar City, Jonathan worked for The Westfield group in London and Sydney spending time  in leasing, development and shopping centre management.

Jonathan is now responsible for the Land acquisitions and relationships at Paradigm Land utilising his valuable experienced gained to work closely with Joint Venture Partners, Funding partners and agents.


John Collins

Commercial Director

As a shareholder of Paradigm, John has executed numerous transactions. Initially involved in the hospitality and entertainment sector, John has sold out of several businesses that are recognisable as household names in the music industry. With over three decades of experience in both development and construction, John brings a welcome commercial touch to the team.

Jay Panesar

Graduate Surveyor

Jay joined Paradigm after graduating in June 2015 with a degree in Real Estate Management at Oxford Brookes University. He has quickly gained knowledge of National and Central London investment markets through internships secured at CBRE. As an intern Jay worked in the Private Client Team formally known as Franc Warwick and the Hotels EMEA team.

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