Our Team

Our Team


Guy van der Westhuizen

K02A1325 Guy established Ivy Lettings in June 2009 following a career in the City, working first as a finance lawyer at London law firm Linklaters then at US investment bank Morgan Stanley. He moved into real estate purely by chance following his experience short letting his own apartment. He hugely enjoys growing Ivy Lettings and his current day-to-day job is managing his talented team (see below) and ensuring Ivy strives to deliver impeccable service to both its hosts and guests.


Natalie Rimmer 

K02A1334 Natalie joined Ivy following a role as a PR Executive at an international public relations &           communications agency. Having worked in Sydney and New York as well as travelling extensively, Natalie is now keen to ensure that visitors to London experience the capital at its best. She read History at Durham University and enjoys spending time in London’s art galleries and museums when she isn’t managing enquiries and marketing for Ivy.              


Alyce Gibson 

K02A1274 Originally from New Zealand, Alyce joined Ivy after moving to London to live, work and pursue a Masters degree in Journalism at the University of Westminster. Alyce brings her faultless organisation and communication skills to the Ivy Lettings team as guest liaison manager.


Beatrice Schutzer-Weissmann 

K02A1338 A recent graduate from Worcester College, Oxford University, where she read French and Italian, Beatrice went on to on to work for a tutoring agency and as a freelance translator. Excited by the prospect of acquiring new skills whilst exercising her creative capabilities, Beatrice brings her multilingual talents and general enthusiasm to the Ivy Lettings enquiries team.


Alice Weston 

Alice Alice read History at Exeter University, which she put to excellent use as a kite-surfing instructor in the wind mecca of Tarifa and then as a brand management at the Extreme Sports Company. Inspired by the niche that Ivy fills, Alice brings her boundless energy and enthusiasm to the Ivy enquiries team, helping as many people as possible experience London as a home away from home.



Eleanor Drage

IMG 2408 Eleanor read French and English literature at the University of Edinburgh, where she had the opportunity to travel widely and meet some fantastic people from every corner of the globe. She subsequently worked in the financial technology sector as an international market insight intern at TransferWise. Passionate about technology’s role in new markets, Eleanor is thrilled to be a part of the travel and accommodation marketplace, and bring her international outlook to Ivy’s team.