• Conversant with Development Appraisals & Residual Land Value bids and a growing interest in balanced Real Estate Portfolios from an investor perspective.

  • Extensive knowledge of Planning law including Listed Buildings Consents & CIL. 

  • Training & professional experience in design and build phase aspects – Architecture, Interior Design (Retail & Residential), heritage & sensitive refurbishment, building consultancy/surveying, solid knowledge of Building Regs (and exemptions); understanding of assets as part of wider portfolio/estate.

  • Market research/horizon-scanning - bigger picture economic analysis, qualitative research & insights – particular awareness of Northern Powerhouse agenda.

  • Interest in collaborative public-private investment models for key developments.

  • Publication-quality reports due to extensive experience as professional writer and ghost-writer for industry and extensive former career in Marketing & Publishing.