Stephen Armitage, Director – Real Estate Advisory, Lambert Smith Hampton
Anne Batanero, Partner, DAC Beachcroft
Dr Walter Boettcher, Research Director and Chief Property Economist, Colliers UK
Dr Walter Boettcher is Research Director and Chief Property Economist of Colliers UK and EMEA Research and is probably best known for his alternative takes on UK property and economics. He is a market spokesperson, presenter and research economist identifying timely research topics and directing research outputs. In the last few years, Walter published Regional Revolution: Building the UK Powerhouses (2014), How long will this bull market last? (2015), The View from the Top (2016), In the Balance (2017), as well as several EU Referendum related pieces. Most recently, Walter published Regional Revolution: the mayoral elections and their impact on commercial property (June 2017) where he describes the theory of the new local combined authorities, the role of the new mayors, and the potential impact on regional development. Walter was educated in the US and UK and completed his PhD at University College London in 1990. He is a member of Society of Property Researchers, the London Property Economics Forum and an active commentator in the UK and European property press. Walter is also an active contributor to Colliers UK’s Healthcare Market Review publications and has over 20 years of experience in the UK and EMEA property sector.
Karen Bullivant, Vice President, HKS Consulting
Paul Burley, Partner, Planning, Montagu Evans
Paul specialises in major mixed-use schemes, technical planning advice, and giving evidence at major public enquiries.
Paul has a strong track record of delivering time pressured planning consents for NHS bodies, including the new Chase Farm Hospital for the Royal Free and Springfield Hospital for South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust. His considerable experience means he’s often asked to appear as an expert witness at major public enquiries covering a wide range of areas including planning, compulsory purchase and transport and works act orders. He has also provided expert advice in relation to compensation proceedings.
Email Paul.Burley@montagu-evans.co.uk or call 020 7866 8602
Stan Campbell, Senior Associate, DAC Beachcroft
Anne Crofts, Partner, DAC Beachcroft
Shane Dineen, Director, Archus
John Hearle, Medical Premises Consultant, Aitchison Raffety
In October 2016 John Hearle, one of the country’s leading experts on surgery premises and primary care medical centres, retired as Chairman and Head of Healthcare at Aitchison Raffety and took up a role as a specialist consultant.
John has extensive experience in the healthcare industry having worked with many surgeries, medical centres, healthcare investors and funds across the country. He is recognised for his knowledge of healthcare property and can provide all round advice from medical centre valuations and investment strategy, to Planning and Development proposals for new premises, and centre improvements.
As well as being a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, John was one of the founding members of the Primary Care Premises Forum, and currently acts as a non-executive director for the MedicX Fund.
John is Joint Chairperson of the Primary Care Premises Forum and has been involved with the redevelopment of numerous state of the art surgeries including those at Colne House Watford, the new Stansted Medical Centre, Clapham One in London, the medical centre at Shelley Manor in Bournemouth and the Raynes Park Medical Centre in London.
Charles Luff, Associate Director, Aitchison Raffety
Charles joined Aitchison Raffety’s Healthcare Team in 2016 as an Associate Director and is based in the company’s London office.
His previous healthcare sector experience at NHS Property Services, where as a Principal Property Manager he managed the North Central and East London property management functions, as well as managing other wider projects, including a national outsourcing contract for Business Rates. He has considerable experience within the healthcare industry working with many surgeries, medical centres, healthcare investors and funds across the country.
Charles’s property experience extends over 30 years, primarily in the retail and commercial sectors, in agency and lease consultancy, including over 20 years’ experience in Landlord and Tenant Expert Witness work. He became a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 1993 and was elected to the RICS panel of Independent Experts in 2009.
Charles is recognised for his knowledge of healthcare property and specialises in providing sound advice on medical centre values and transactions, through to asset management advice in proposals for new premises, centre improvements and alternative use disposals.
Alan Phelps, Strategic Asset Management Consultant, NPS Property Consultants
David Philliskirk, Commercial Director, Essentia Trading
Andrea Proudlock, Senior Associate, DAC Beachcroft
Andy Scales, Head of Planning Consultancy, NPS Property Consultants
Anthony Shapland, Head of Development Advisory, Colliers UK
Anthony has worked in the development arena for over 35 years as both a consultant and as a principal at both Sainsbury’s and Marks & Spencer. He has a wide active knowledge of the development process and has acted as Development Manager for a number of retail and mixed use projects. His agency and consultancy background ensures that projects are fit for purpose, financially viable and deliverable.
Anthony started work for Cluttons where he worked advising a range of clients including the Church and Crown Commissioners. He moved to Sainsbury’s in 2001 to create new mixed use developments within the existing property estate and then to Marks & Spencer where he was responsible for the disposal of two large investment and development portfolios raising over £100 million. He moved to Colliers in 2011 after running his own small development consultancy company.
Since joining Colliers International Anthony has created many bespoke fiscal models to assist a range of clients in improving the viability and delivery of their development projects. He is presently working on a number of projects in the UK and abroad including the redevelopment of St Peter’s Hospital in Chertsey, a major 1,500-unit urban extension in the UK, various town centre regeneration projects and a 1.5 million sq ft mixed retail and leisure project in Baku, Azerbaijan and various retail and residential projects in Tbilisi, Georgia.
Anthony is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors having qualified in 1993 following being awarded a BSc with Distinction from the London South Bank University. He has a varied professional and agency background as both a principal and consultant and has acted for a range of public, corporate and private clients, both in the UK and abroad. His knowledge of the client side enables him to provide strategic advice for a range of major mixed use development projects.
Anthony was a member of the Government sponsored Town Centre Task Force looking at the future of how our town centres will function and how to manage the inevitable change.
Melvyn Stone, Estates Director, NPS Property Consultants
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