Meet The Team

Nicholas’s estate agency career began in 1993 in Devon, where he made rapid progress to become a branch manager and in doing so gained valuable experience working in 4 different market places from coastal to the city. Through relocation, Nicholas joined Westcoast Properties in 2007 as a branch manager and the progressed to assisting with the running of the then 4 branch network and at the same time being appointed Associate Director. In 2015 Westcoast opened it’s fifth branch in North Bristol which Nicholas oversaw and in doing so become a Director of that branch. In 2020 Nicholas, along with Lindsay Pickles, successfully completed a management buyout to take overall responsibility of the running of the company.
Nicholas Webber, Director

Nicholas Webber



Lindsay joined Westcoast Properties in June 2010 and was initially based in the Accounts Office in our administration hub in Weston-Super-Mare. Lindsay is fully qualified, with an accounts and customer service background. She demonstrates efficiency and good attention to detail which are imperative skills in our industry. In 2020 the opportunity arose for a management buyout of the company which was successful alongside fellow director Nicholas Webber. Lindsay’s passion for learning and ensuring the business is run smoothly and efficient is second to none and invaluable traits to have for the success of the company.
Lindsay Pickles, Finance Director

Lindsay Pickles


Finance Director

Nick has many years of experience working within estate agency in and around the Bristol area since starting his career shortly after leaving school and now as a proud member of both the National Association of Estate Agents and Association of Residential Letting Agents heading the Portishead office. With a passion for customer service and a desire to deliver results helping Westcoast to become the areas first choice.
Nick Todd, Associate Director,

Nick Todd


Associate Director, Portishead

Rachael worked in the Estate Agency Industry for 9 years, starting as a negotiator and swiftly worked her way to management level in the local market. In 2003, Rachael left the Estate Agency Industry to have a family, during this time Rachael ran her own business. Rachael loves working within the Estate Agency Industry where she brings enthusiasm and a high level of customer service.
Rachael Yates, Branch Manager,

Rachael Yates


Branch Manager, Nailsea

Ian has been with Westcoast since March 2017 and brought with him a wealth of experience from working in the industry for over a decade in and around the Bristol and Somerset Areas. Ian has a great enthusiasm for all things property related and is a proud member of the National Association of Estate Agents and is constantly striving to offer a high level of customer service. Being a local lad to Bristol his understanding of the area and now the market and how things are constantly changing is a great asset to the company and our clients.
Ian Russell, Branch Manager,

Ian Russell


Branch Manager, Patchway

Having lived in Somerset for almost 50 years, Gavin brings with him a wealth of local knowledge and twenty five years’ experience in both the sales and lettings aspects of the property industry.

During his career, Gavin has earned an excellent reputation with past and present clients built upon trust, integrity, his extensive market knowledge, attention to detail and complete devotion to ensuring his clients property needs are individually tailored, actively listened to and subsequently met.
Gavin Cox, Branch Manager,

Gavin Cox


Branch Manager, Burnham-on-Sea

John brings 12 years’ worth of experience in the housing market. He has worked his way from being a trainee negotiator through to management, also with a few years as a fully qualified Mortgage Advisor. John has built his career with being honest, trustworthy, and offering a great level of customer service. He understands that buying and selling can be very stressful sometimes and aims to make the whole process run as smooth as possible. When away from working, he enjoys the gym, watching football and most importantly spending time with his daughter.
John Neale, Branch Manager,

John Neale


Branch Manager, Weston-super-Mare

Frankie started her career in Lettings in 2007 as an Administrator. In 2008 she joined Westcoast Properties and stayed for two and half years before going travelling to Australia. Building confidence in more sales orientated environments, Frankie became a Senior Negotiator within a busy Bristol based company and was promoted to Lettings Manager. After staying in touch with the Directors of Westcoast over the years, she returned to the company within a higher position as Head of Lettings Development. Frankie is experienced in all aspects of Lettings from Valuations to Property Management and is helping to increase new business and provide an excellent bespoke service for all Landlords and Tenants. ARLA qualified and a great knowledge of Bristol and the South West gives Landlords the reassurance for Frankie to be their first point of contact within the Lettings Department
Frankie Bath, Head of Lettings Development

Frankie Bath


Head of Lettings Development

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