About Foresite Recruitment


Whether you are seeking employment in new homes sales, housebuilding, land or planning, or construction, or need to recruit reliable, vetted staff to help manage your development, Foresite Recruitment can help.


Founded in 2018 by recruitment specialist Richard Luffman, our dedicated team combine over 50 years of industry experience with strong market knowledge to offer honest, professional advice to clients and candidates alike.


Richard Luffman – Managing Director

Richard founded Foresite Recruitment in 2018 and has worked in the industry for over 15 years.  As managing director, Richard oversees the running of the business as well as managing the New Homes Sales team, and still enjoys getting involved in a hands-on sales role.

In his spare time, Richard manages Cribbs Football Club of the Western League, and enjoys spending quality time with his wife and son.

Costa Sourmenidis – Director

Costa worked with our founder Richard at his previous business and was delighted to join him at Foresite to set up our Residential Technical Construction Division.

Costa has 10 years' property recruitment experience and in his spare time plays golf..... badly!

Rachel Luffman – Director

Rachel joined Foresite Recruitment as an experienced new homes sales negotiator. Rachel is conscientious, driven and attentive and an important part of the Foresite team.

In her spare time Rachel is a gym fanatic, and a fantastic mother to her lovely son.


Jo Howard - Operations Manager

Jo joined us as our Office Manager in 2021 to oversee the HR and Finance and to support the Directors in the operational running of the business. Jo has proved to be an integral member of the team and a real coup for our ever growing business. After spending five years in the casino industry where she was a vital cog in her previous business as the lead admin function we managed to tempt her to Foresite. Jo is CIPD level 5 qualified in HR, Mother to her lovely son and has a Labrador called Ruby. Jo and her Husband are massive petrol heads and love F1, Lewis Hamilton is her favourite driver of all time.

Michelle Stokes – Senior Regional Manager

Michelle has over 25 years New Homes property experience and joined us in 2020 to continue her success working for developers across the South.

In her spare time, Michelle will often be found spending time renovating her house in Dorset and loves spending time  in the New Forest.

Tia Robinson – Senior Regional Manager

Tia has been working in the new homes sales industry for 3 years and was headhunted by Foresite due to her fierce track record as a new homes sales consultant.

In her spare time, Tia loves riding her motorbike and binge-watching box sets.


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Declan Cleft – Construction Regional Manager

We managed to attract Dec to our business after many months of persuasion. In his previous company, Dec was actually hired by Costa & Richard before they set up Foresite Recruitment, and he went on to be a fantastic consultant as he is now with our team. Like many other at the company, Dec is a very good football player and plies his trade in the Wessex League.

Luke John – Regional Consultant Luke John – Regional Consultant

Luke John – Regional Consultant 

Luke describes himself as the Jon Snow of Foresite Recruitment -“The King of the North”, the area in which he recruits for in our New Homes Sales team. Before recruitment, Luke worked in estate agency and car sales, exceeding targets in both industries. During his spare time, Luke is a massive rugby fan supporting Wales, loves his food, a devoted father and a below average golfer.

Rory Osborn - Regional Consultant Rory Osborn - Regional Consultant

Rory Osborn - Regional Consultant

Rory joined us after spending 6 years in the Armed Forces, the latter part of that was spent recruiting new soldiers to the army. To say that he has experienced many things in his life would be an understatement, but the most interesting we feel is the fact that he’s written a book which can be purchased online.

Danielle Richards – Regional Consultant

Danielle is a Regional Consultant, working as an Advisor for one of the leading Housing developers prior to changing over to the dark side with us in Recruitment. Aside from knowing everything about Property and now Recruitment Danielle is obsessed with her Shihtzu called Bella. At the weekend you will find Dan watching the latest UFC bout with her partner. She is also into shopping, gym, eating, drinking and sleeping.

Dan Sayers – Assistant Regional Consultant

Dan joined us in 2019 as a resourcer and made two placements in his opening few weeks, going from strength to strength ever since.

Dan is another footballer, playing for Alresford Town Football Club currently but previously Winchester City.

Maddie Bray – Regional Resourcer Maddie Bray – Regional Resourcer

Maddie Bray – Assistant Regional Consultant – Temp New Homes

Maddie joined Foresite Recruitment as a Regional Resourcer to work alongside Dan Sayers. Maddie is from an avid Saints supporting family and is very interested in the gym, music and socialising with her friends.

Maddie is really keen to build a career within the recruitment industry, and from what we have seen she will be with us for a long time to come.

Steph Surringer – Assistant Regional Consultant

Steph has started in our South Wales office. She is an ex Miss Wales finalist who worked in New Homes In London before joining Foresite.  As well as being an excellent recruiter she is also an avid traveller having toured Australia & Asia before returning to the UK.

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Grace Wragg - Regional Resourcer

Grace joined Foresite at the back end of 2021, prior to working for our business Grace worked for Nationwide as a Customer Representative for over 2 years. We are delighted that she’s joined our ever growing business to work in our London & South East New Homes team. Outside of work Grace enjoys going to the gym, shopping, holidays and nights out. Grace is a phenomenal driver it only took her four attempts to pass her Theory and Five the Practical. Please stay off the road if Grace is driving.

Harry Williams - Regional Resourcer

Harry has not long finished Education where he got Three A’s in Maths, Spanish & Welsh. Harry enjoyed a gap year prior to joining our business in 2021 where he has made a great start. Harry is a big sports fan, watching American Football, Basketball, Football, Rugby amongst many others. Harry also loves G.O.T and spending time with his long term girlfriend.


If you are a client looking to expand or develop your construction team, contact Foresite Recruitment today on 02380 174 447.