About Us

Julian Harris, Director

Julian has a proven track record within the independent property sector having managed and co-owned several high profile agencies within Central London. He founded Novus Residential in 2013 to draw upon the positives from his time within the industry and with the aim of delivering a quality customer focused approach. Julian specialises in Sales, Lettings and Property Management. Julian studied history at Queen Mary University, is a keen golfer, horse-rider and dog walker (see below).

Scott Alexander, Director

Scott has in excess of twenty years experience in Residential Sales and Lettings having worked for several household names in both North and Central London. In 2014 he joined the Novus as a Director and since then has continued to grow the size of the company. Outside of work, Scott enjoys spending time with his family and is also keen sportsman.

Joanna Wade, Senior Block Manager

Joanna has worked in the Block Management sector for the last 6 years. During this time she has obtained a NFOPP Level 3 qualification in Residential Sales & Lettings as well as attending many other block management courses through ARLA. Joanna enjoys the various day to day challenges involved with block management.

Alex Alexander, Lettings Administrator

Alex worked for many years in large corporate organisations specialising in Human Resource Management and Governance. Her final role, prior to starting a family, being Regional Project Manager – Responsible for the roll out of International Standard ISO 9001 across offices in Munich, Paris, London, Washington and the Channel Islands for a global Intellectual Property firm. Alex supports the Tenancy lifecycle from start to finish for both Landlord and Tenant, but is happy to help with any query across the range of services we provide. Alex helps us to run a tight ship, ensuring we keep up to date with legislation, new technologies etc, to give you peace of mind when putting your business with us.

Judith Paine, Administrator

Jude has over ten years experience working in the City, starting off as a team secretary on the trading floor at Mitsubishi UFJ Securities and then joining Royal Bank of Scotland in 2006 as PA to an MD (and a small team) in the Equity Finance department. After the birth of her first daughter she became a part-time PA to the Head of Equity Finance at RBS. Since having her family, Jude has been working as a virtual assistant for various different clients and in May 2019 she joined Novus Residential. She is responsible for the processing of monthly rents and maintaining our internal systems. Jude enjoys spending time with her family and socialising.

Ralph, Dog

Ralph has been with Novus for three years but his position is subject to a continuing probationary period. He is a Staffordshire Bull Terrier Cross and his strengths are waste disposal/shredding (of office files) and occasional debt collection!