Key Staff

Brian McCarthy


Managing Director

Brian spent ten years with Marks & Spencer Plc in the UK. In various roles he had responsibility for Board reporting of store profitability and financially appraising store development and acquisition proposals; culminating in him being appointed Group Balance Sheet Manager with specific responsibility for over £6 billion of property accounting.

Brian joined Le Masurier in 2002 as Finance Director and became Managing Director in 2009. He has direct responsibility for formulating and directing the investment strategy and in managing the pan-European operations of the Group. Brian is both a Chartered and Certified Accountant and a Chartered Surveyor and is a Non-Executive Board member of the Finance Committee of the RICS.

Ben Ludlam


Group Property Director

Ben has over 20 years experience in the property industry having worked in valuation, management, professional and agency roles in the UK, dealing with many property types and becoming MRICS in 1994. After moving to Jersey in 1995 he was appointed Director of Commercial Property, in 1997, at the largest independent firm of agents in the island and where he acted for a variety of local and international clients including Zurich Insurance, Eagle Star, HBOS, Ernst Young and HMV.

Ben joined Le Masurier in 2006 and became Group Property Director in 2009. He is responsible for co-ordinating the team and professional advisors in driving strategy through territory and property specific business plans. Ben is both an Incorporate member of the Chartered Institute of Building and a Fellow of the RICS.