(PRESS RELEASE) LONDON, 16-Jun-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Savills (LON: SVS), one of the world’s leading property advisors, has announced the appointment of Richard Garside as Head of Central London Investment division with effect as of 14th June 2022.
With over 25 years’ operating in the London market, Richard joins from CBRE where he was an executive director of the London Capital Markets team. Prior to leaving he was involved in a number of high profile deals including Landsec’s £552m sale of 1 & 2 New Ludgate to Sun Venture, Brookfield’s £480m sale of 1 London Wall Place to AGC Equity Partners, Blackstone’s £465m sale of Times Square to Generali and Blackstone’s £196.5m purchase of 6-9 Harbour Exchange from Landsec.
Stephen Down, chairman of Savills Central London Investment team, comments: “We are delighted to welcome Richard, who brings with him an enviable track record operating in the London market. His appointment allows us to further increase our market leading position in London.
“As a business, our collective experience operating in the London market outstrips many of our competitors. It is this knowledge, complimented by a dynamism across the wider division, that allows us to offer a truly informed, best in class service for our clients.”
Richard adds: “I am extremely excited to be joining such an established and well performing team at Savills and, working alongside Stephen and the wider London division, look forward to further enhancing our position in the market. As the investment markets continue to evolve, our track record and experience will be critical in advising our clients to make the best transactional decisions.”
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