People

Ian Lewer

Ian was born in 1985 in Surrey & spent his Gap year working in a school in Somerset before studying at Bristol University. He moved to Wandsworth in 2012 and feels passionate about the local area.

George Crivellii

George used to work as an Advisor to the Association of London Government, now London Councils. The experience he gained in this role cleared up one thing in his mind – that he definitely wanted to live in Wandsworth.Since leaving his role with the Association of London Government, George retrained as a Solicitor Advocate and regularly attends Lavender Hill Magistrates Court and Wandsworth Police Station. George is delighted that crime in Wandsworth has fallen by 12.2% and is committed to making sure our streets are safe.

Justine Greening

Justine Greening lives in West Hill in Putney. Born in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, Justine attended her local comprehensive school, before studying economics at Southampton University. She has an MBA from the London Business School and used to work in business before being elected as the MP for Putney, Roehampton and Southfields in May 2005.

Kim Caddy

Kim lives locally with her husband and two young children. She is a big fan of the One o'clock clubs, playgroups and parks that make Southfields and Wandsworth great for growing families, as well as the many cafés and restaurants which are so welcoming to babies and toddlers – and their buggies!

Jane Cooper

Jane was born and bred in Yorkshire. She first came to London on a six-month Civil Service contract – and never went back. Jane and her husband Arnold have lived in Wandsworth for more than 30 years, and since leaving the Civil Service ten years ago Jane has pursued a career in local politics. She was elected as a Councillor for West Putney in 2002, representing the Ward for eight years.

Ravi Govindia

Cllr Ravi Govindia represents the East Putney ward on Wandsworth Council. Ravi is the Leader of Wandsworth Council, having been elected by the Conservative Council Group in 2011 and has been a Councillor since 1982. Ravi grew up in Uganda, and he was the third generation of his family to be born there.

Guy Humphries

Guy Humphries came to live in Southfields in 1983 after growing up in Wimbledon. He has brought up his family and lived here on the Grid ever since. Guy has enjoyed seeing the area develop into the thriving village that it is today.

Mike Ryder

Mike Ryder was elected to the council in 2011 after a by-election caused when long-standing Councillor Edward Lister was promoted to work with Mayor of London Boris Johnson at City Hall in Thamesfield ward of Wandsworth Council. Mike is now semi retired from a career in journalism, having worked on newspapers all his life.

Rosemary Torrington

Rosemary Torrington has lived in Thamesfield for fifteen years and has been an active campaigner of behalf of local residents for the past eight years as a local councillor.