Hampshire: New managing director appointed at Bargate Homes

Mark White has been appointed as the new managing director of Bargate Homes and is set to take on the role from current MD and founder Gerard Price who is stepping away from the business in May.

Mark White

White was Bargate’s first employee and has worked alongside Price since Bargate was formed in 2006. He has been instrumental in the success and growth of the private developer, which is based in Hampshire. Bargate is renowned for the high quality of its land supply and new homes in the central-southern area. Industry-leading customer satisfaction and an ethos of ‘purpose beyond profit’ are central to its successful performance.

Mark Perry chief executive of VIVID, of which Bargate is a subsidiary, said: We’re delighted with the appointment of Mark who, with his strong track record, will continue the fantastic legacy created by Gerard. We’re looking forward to working together to progress our organisations’ joint ambitions of developing more new homes to meet the needs and aspirations of people in the south.”

Price said: “I couldn’t be more proud of this appointment. Mark lives and breathes the Bargate core values. Together we’ve delivered more than 75 fantastic developments over our 15-year journey. With the combination of Mark’s enthusiasm and the support of VIVID, Bargate has a tremendous future ahead.”