Our Management Team

Ben Taylor

Managing Director, Keller Williams UK

Ben is Managing Director of Keller Williams UK and leads the management team. Before joining Keller Williams as Managing Director in March 2017, Ben was Managing Director of John D Wood & Co, an estate agency with over 30 branches across London and the South East. Ben brings over 20 years of experience in estate agency and is one of the most respected leaders in the property industry, with a track record of establishing and growing award-winning estate agency brands.

Diane Griffin

Operating Principal and CEO of Keller Williams UK

Diane is Operating Principal for the UK region, with overall responsibility for the Keller Williams UK franchise.

Diane is a leading international real estate expert, and one of the highest performing agents in the entire Keller Williams global network. Diane has had huge success as founder and head of Griffin Properties, a business powered by Keller Williams in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and later as head of the Keller Williams Grand Rapids Market Centre. Diane has co-founded successful Keller Williams businesses in Belize and Poland, in which she remains a major shareholder and strategic adviser.

Diane is a Keller Williams mentor and trainer, who coaches Keller Williams agents and Market Centre leaders across the US and the global network. She also leads the training programme for Keller Williams UK agents, ensuring our agents benefit from her unrivalled international expertise in real estate and business development.

Chris Buckler

Director of Technology, Keller Williams UK

Chris began his career as a Management Consultant at Deloitte, before founding DM & Co estate agents in the West Midlands. Chris is a successful real estate agent operating in South London, as well as a developer and landlord. Chris oversees technology for Keller Williams UK, combining his experience at Deloitte and his estate agency background to provide Keller Williams with leading proptech that benefits both vendors and agents.

Gaven Swann

Chief Operating Officer, KW Prime

Gaven has over 15 years’ experience in managing operations for UK estate agency brands, and joined Keller Williams from Countrywide where he was Head of Operations. As Chief Operating Officer for KW Prime, Gaven is responsible for day to day management of Keller Williams’ London operations, including HR and staff development.

Sam Pick

Chief Operating Officer, KW Leeds

Sam is responsible for Keller Williams’ Leeds operations, including recruitment, supplier relationships and staff development. Before joining Keller Williams, Sam was a Commercial Business Manager at Prestige Recruitment, and has 25 years’ experience placing high quality candidates and developing teams for a range of commercial and public-sector partners.

Ben Kinney

UK Partner

Ben is an internationally known entrepreneur, professional speaker, trainer, author and real estate agent. He is listed in The Wall Street Journal as one of the top 100 real estate agents in the US and was named ‘Innovator of the Year’ by Inman News. As a UK Partner, Ben provides strategic direction for the Keller Williams UK franchise.

Matt Fetick

UK Partner

Matt Fetick is CEO and Founder of one of the most successful real estate franchises in the US, Matt Fetick Team, which is powered by Keller Williams and operates across the state of Delaware and the Philadelphia region. As a UK Partner, Matt provides strategic direction for the Keller Williams UK franchise.