The organisation was formed by the merging of ALAVES (The Association of Local Authority Valuers and Estate Surveyors formed in 1950) and CLAVA (The County Land Agents and Valuers Association formed in 1908). The current President, Simon Hughes is pictured right and previous presidents going back to 1986 are shown below.

Malcolm Dawes

FRICS

2003/04

Malcolm MacAskill

BSc FRICS

2002/03

Jill Bungay

BSc MRICS MIMgt

2001/02

G Alun Jones

FRICS

2000/01

John L Morris

BSc FRICS

1999/00

Charles Coats

BSc FRICS

1998/99

John M Arnold

FRICS

1997/98

Ted Hartill

BSc FRICS FRSA

1996/97

Derek M Rowell

BSc ARICS MILAM

1995/96

Colin S Bradford

FRICS MIMgt

1994/95

Alan G W Powell

FRICS IRRV

1993/94

Edward Turner

ASVA

1992/93

Iain M MacDonald

FRICS MBIM IRRV

1991/92

Roy S Gregory

ARICS IRRV

1990/91

Jack D C Simpson

LIB FRICS FRVA

1989/90

Richard J Miller

FRICS

1988/89