The Team

We want to deal with you on a personal level; you will be introduced to all of our team members and can select your preferred single point of contact.

Charles Wilkie-Smith

Charles has been working as a solicitor for 34 years and has been head of Davies Bell and Reed solicitors since 1980. Alongside this, Charles founded Ridley Properties in 1984, one of Newcastle’s leading letting agencies.

Henry Wilkie-Smith

Having qualified and worked as a solicitor for 12 years, Henry decided to devote his time to managing the Ridley Properties residential property portfolio and setting up  Ridley Relocation in 2011.

Mark Warner

Born in London, Mark has been living in the North East for 11 years and has been with Ridley for 4 years. Working as Ridley’s lettings negotiator, Mark also has a strong passion for graphic design, owning his own Art Gallery & graphic design studio.

Keeley Wilkie-Smith

With over 15 years experience in Marketing, working with brands including Barclaycard, BBC, Abbey National, EGG, Lastminute.com, O’Neill, Barbour and Nike, Keeley has excellent experience in client handling and organisation.  Born in Newcastle and living in Northumberland, Keeley has first hand experience of the area and local private schools.