Meet the Team

Claire Johnson

Claire Johnson

Community Sales Manager

Claire joined Basepoint Business Centres in February 2018, she began as an Assistant Centre Manager and was quickly promoted to the Centre Manager position. 

Before joining Basepoint Claire worked as a Senior Recruitment Consultant, she focused on placing people into Accountancy positions across the South Coast, supporting Global Companies and SMEs.  Prior to recruitment Claire studied at Solent University, gaining a BSc degree in Psychology.

When not at Basepoint Claire enjoys shopping, going to the gym, going out for food and holidays in the sun.

Lauren Brett

Lauren Brett

Community Manager

Lauren joined Basepoint Havant in March 2021 having come from an Events Industry background; primarily specialising in Artist Hospitality and Event Operations Management at festivals and venues. 

Lauren studied at the University of Brighton and graduated in BA Hons Media Studies. 

Outside of work she loves live music and festivals, adventures with her miniature labradoodle, Rex, and sitting in a sunny beer garden with friends. During the UK lockdown, Lauren found a new love of renovating old pieces of furniture - so if you see any unique pieces, let her know! 

Chris Joy

Chris Joy


Chris joined Basepoint Havant in August 2019 from running his own business for the past 12 years.  Supplying Property and Garden Maintenance in and around Hayling Island and Havant, providing a wide range of services including, painting and decorating, landscape gardening and general property care.

While outside work, Chris enjoys all the coastal benefits of Hayling Island, kayaking, fishing and Kitesurfing and member of CBK Kitesurf club.  Family dog Chester also gets lots of walks in and around Hampshire.

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