New appointment for Barratt Manchester

Michaela Lancaster has been appointed sales director at Barratt Homes North West division, five star housebuilder Barratt Manchester.

She brings to Barratt Manchester a wealth of experience. Her career has included being sales and marketing director at Miller Homes, Gladedale Homes, Countryside Homes and Bett Homes. She has also held roles at Gleeson Homes and Colroy Plc.

Having worked in property all her career, Michaela’s successes have included setting up a first time buyer initiative with English Partnerships, growing a house building business from £16m to £70m turnover and managing a £140million portfolio.

Speaking about her new appointment, Michaela said:

“Barratt Manchester has achieved the maximum five stars in the industry’s annual customer satisfaction rating run by the Home Builders Federation for an unprecedented six years running.

“The division has a fantastic history and they also have ambitious plans for the North West with 5 developments set to open over the next 9 months. It’s a fantastic time to be joining the business and I hope that the knowledge, experience and expertise that I will bring will only see the division continue to grow.”

Neil Goodwin, managing director at Barratt Manchester said:

“Barratt Manchester is going from strength to strength, our business growth remains in line with our three year plan and we have opened 10 new developments in the past nine months. Michaela’s experience will be invaluable in driving sales performance across 26 developments in addition to contributing to the broader aspects of the business.”