Meet the new ‘Mr Inventories’ as AIIC appoints new chair

first_imgHome » News » Meet the new ‘Mr Inventories’ as AIIC appoints new chair previous nextProducts & ServicesMeet the new ‘Mr Inventories’ as AIIC appoints new chairDaniel Evans says he’s perfectly placed to help inventory clerks navigate the ‘troubled waters’ facing the sector.Nigel Lewis6th July 20200815 Views The new acting head of the Association of Independent Inventory Clerks (AIIC) says he is the ideal person to lead the sector as it navigates ‘troublesome waters’.Daniel Evans is replacing the outgoing chair of the AIIC Daniel Zane who says he wants to spend more time with his family.Evans is the MD of 17-year-old Surrey firm Home Inventories and his experience includes a background in computer science, considerable knowledge of the lettings industry and two years spent on the AIIC board.The AIIC says he is an ideal candidate for the job because of his industry network of contacts and ‘personable and approachable character’.Inventories issues“I’m always keen to hear from people who have views on the role of inventories or external suppliers in general and my current focus is on liaising with industry stakeholders to ensure that I’m perfectly placed to partner with people to navigate the troublesome waters the industry is facing,” he tells The Negotiator.Zane will be a hard act to follow, having worked tirelessly to raise the profile of the independent inventory inspection sector, although occasionally he’s made controversial claims about some high street agents.This has included a campaign to persuade government to make independent inventories mandatory and highlighting the role of inspectors in the tsunami of regulation that has hit the private rental market in recent years.He has also worked with civil servants on policy initiatives including the looming ‘property MOTs’.“It is with a heavy heart that I step down. I feel now is a good time to handover to our strong board with an acting chair,” he says. daniel evans daniel zane inventories AIIC Association of Independent Inventory Clerks July 6, 2020Nigel LewisWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles Letting agent fined £11,500 over unlicenced rent-to-rent HMO3rd May 2021 BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021last_img