Together at the Top

About Us

From tackling personal decisions to reaching important milestones, it is our aim to guide you on the path of success in your property journey. We driven by achieving excellence and go the extra mile to serve our customers and members. We believe in always maintaining a positive mindset, creating collaborations with a purpose, and always striving for significant outcomes.

We have a diverse team with a range of skills that include property, finance, fundraising, technology and relational management. We have won awards and been recognised for the work we've done.

Awards & Recognition

Recognised for our work and our leaders

 
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The Voice (Newspaper), 2019

BPN was RECOGNISED in "Britain's Favourite Black Newspaper" during Black History Month 2019

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Black British Business Awards, 2020

CEO crowned WINNER of Rising Star Award (Entrepreneur category)

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Black Women in Business Awards, 2019

CEO crowned WINNER of Business Woman Of The Year

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Women of the Future Awards, 2019

CEO crowned WINNER of the Real Estate, Infrastructure & Construction Award

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The Telegraph (Newspaper), 2019

CEO was NAMED one of “15 Women of the Future you need to know"

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Management Today (Magazine), 2019

CEO was FEATURED in top 35 Women Under 35

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Business Leader (Magazine), 2019

CEO named one of 30 of the UK’s most inspiring entrepreneurs

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Imperial College, Distinguished Alumni Awards, 2020

CEO named a WINNER of the Distinguished Alumni Award

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BisNow (Magazine), Women in Real Estate feature, 2019

CEO named as one of "46 Women in Real Estate Who Crushed It In 2019"

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Property Week (Magazine), RESI Trailblazers Awards, 2019

CEO named as one of the RESI Trailblazers for 2019

Financial Times (Online Media), Digital Festival, Spring 2021

CEO chosen as guest speaker for a panel on the UK property market

The Team

Get to Know Us

Zoe

Sales & Development Manager

Zoe is part of the sales and relationship team. She has a university degree in Economics and has also achieved the professional accreditation as a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA). Throughout her education years and professional career so far she has held a number of leadership roles, she has gained experience within relationship management. She has a keen interest in property and this has shaped her passion for working with BPN.

Ayesha

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Ayesha Ofori is a mother, a mentor, an entrepreneur and a champion of the Black Community. She is the owner of multiple education and property focussed businesses and is emerging as a leading voice in the London black community about financial literacy, wealth creation and wealth preservation using property investing as the main tool.

Born and raised in London, Ayesha graduated from Imperial College London with an MSci in Physics. She then worked for Morgan Stanley in Investment Banking and the Real Estate Investing Team. Later, she earned an MBA from London Business School before joining Goldman Sachs as an Executive Director where she worked for over 6 years as a Wealth Management Advisor to Ultra High Net Worth Individuals.

Topsy

Head of Business Development & Head of Data

Topsy is a residential property expert and presenter with a wealth of industry experience in estate agency, property investment and property technology.

His professional career began at a prominent London estate agency, working as a Sales Negotiator, Sales Valuer and Sales Manager in a number of different offices, then going on to work as a residential property investment specialist, helping clients build their buy-to-let portfolios.

Following this he worked in PropTech, providing services to a range of enterprise clients including developers, lenders & institutional investors.

Akin

Business Development & Head of Deal Sourcing

Akin is based in the Birmingham areas and has a wealth of experience across a number of property strategies. He spends time travelling to different part of the country looking for property deals both in the residential and commercial sectors. He's passionate about what he does and has helped many clients along their property journey.

Daniella

Head of Social Media

Daniella is a talented social media expert who has experience across a variety of platforms. She is also a freelance photographer specialising in studio photography. With a background in project management and hospitality, her interests include fashion and beauty

Other Ambassadors & Partners

Broad Range of Coverage

Working alongside the core BPN team is a collective of talented partners and ambassadors who help to support the range of events and services that make up our comprehensive property offering

 

Millie

Operations Officer

Millie helps to support the day-to-day operations and logistics of the business. She has over 15 years experience in supporting operations at top tier firms in London

Lamide

Ambassador - Youth Development

Trailblazer, finance professional, property investor and social media content creator. She bought her first property 7 months after graduating university by combining her tenacity with some of BPN's member services