Kevin Hollinrake co-founded Hunters in 1992, acting as Managing Director from this date until February 2015, when he became Chairman. Prior to this, he worked at Prudential Property Services from 1987 to 1991 as an Area Manager. As Managing Director of the Group he oversaw its expansion from a single branch to a national estate agency business. In 2008 Kevin founded Vizzihome, a market research business, which was later sold to Zoopla. He was also one of the founders of Realcube, the Company which designed the software package used by the Company and the Franchisees and which is now wholly owned by Hunters. He is currently the Member of Parliament for Thirsk and Malton.