Meet Us


Rishi Bansal , Co-Founder

Rishi Bansal has worked in the serviced accommodation industry for the past 8 years. His previous post was CEO at FlexiStay, during which time he grew the company from a few apartments to 250 rooms and apartments throughout the South of England. Rishi is a visionary businessman and entrepreneur whose drive led FlexiStay to its previous successes.

Rishi Bansal’s experience and skill will ensure that WestCiti will become one of the brand leaders within the industry. His leadership skills and creativity, combined with WestCiti’s high quality accommodation, will develop the brand and push it to the top.

Andrew Copithorne Crainey , Co-Founder

Andrew has been working within the property and development industry for the past 30 years. With Andrew’s experience in planning, development and design, we are in a strong position to add new properties to our portfolio and to expand the business. The relationships Andrew has developed over the years within the property and hospitality industry will ensure that future projects will be successful, leading Westciti into new and exciting times. Andrew’s ambition when bringing forward new sites, is to help drive Westciti across the UK.