Colliers International is recognised for 15 CoStar Q1 2020 deal awards

11 05 20 award

Colliers International is proud to have been recognised for 15 CoStar Q1 2020 deal awards across the UK business.


The award recognises the top transactions of each quarter using detailed analysis from deal information collected from across the real estate industry.

Industrial and Logistics 

  • Leasing 11,481 sq ft at Heathrow Industrial Park
  • A significant land sale in the North East
  • Two industrial lettings in Scotland
  • 150,000 sq ft letting to Noatum Maritime in the South East
  • 33,532 sq ft letting to Hellmann Worldwide Logistics
  • 52,948 sq ft letting in the West Midlands 

Automotive and Roadside:
  • An Imperial Car Supermarkets leasing deal in Birmingham 

National Offices:
  • Letting to Ashfords LLP in Bristol
  • Letting to Harrison Clark Rickerbys in Cardiff
  • A 42,472 sq ft letting in the South East

National Capital Markets:

  • Two deals at Magna Park in Leicester; A £15.9 million disposal for Picton Property Income and a £40 million acquisition for Aver Property

Retail:
  • A significant Mayfair letting

     


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Len Rosso

Head of Industrial and Logistics

London - West End

Len has more than 30 years' experience in the commercial property sector. Having started out as a trainee surveyor in 1983 he moved on to set up Jansons in 1990, a niche agency specialising in industrial in North and West London. In 2004/5 the business was voted Industrial Agency of the Year, this being the first ever non West End national practice to have won this prestigious award. In that same year the business transacted in excess of 3.5 million sq ft which accounted for in excess of 50% of the total transactions for the North and West London market.


Since joining Colliers International, as the Head of the UK Logistics and Industrial Department, the objectives are the same as always, to outperform all competitors whilst providing the highest level of service to all our clients. In 2018, the Colliers International UK Industrial & Logistics team completed over 250 deals totalling over 15 million sq ft. 

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Michael Kershaw

Director

London - West End

Michael is a Senior Director in the National Capital Markets team.  Michael joined Colliers International in mid-2010.

 

Michael has worked as an investment specialist for over 15 years.  Throughout that time Michael has focussed on Industrial, Office and Mixed Portfolio Investment work UK wide.  Michael is also experienced in undertaking Sale & Leaseback transactions on behalf of Corporate Clients. 

 

Based in Colliers Central London office Michael works closely with investment, agency and professional colleagues in both London and the Colliers International regional offices throughout the UK. 

 

Michael’s major investment clients include UK and International Institutions, Property Companies and High Net Worth individuals including Legal & General, Aberdeen Standard, Clipstone Land, Ascendas Singbridge, Gazeley, Peel Logistics, The Cording Group, Gramercy, The Milton Group and Colliers Capital amongst others. 

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John Roberts

Head of Automotive and Roadside

Birmingham

John has worked within this niche sector for many years and has been a member of the Colliers International Automotive and Roadside Team for over 15 years. His specialist areas of expertise include motor dealerships, car supermarkets, after sales retail networks including motorist centres, trade counter, drive thru' and roadside retail properties.

He acts on behalf of some of the lead investors, developers and occupiers within these sectors dealing with professional, agency, development and investment matters. His clients include, Arnold Clark, Volkswagen Group, Johnsons Cars, AEW, EG Group, CBRE Investors, Formula One Autocentres and Listers Group.

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James Preece

Director

Bristol

I am a Director in the National Offices team based in Bristol and have over 17 years experience.

 

Having joined Colliers International in August 2008 my role has included numerous disposals and acquisitions in the South West for a myriad of clients, from large funds such as Aviva to private individuals.

 

I previously worked for Bidwells Business Space Agency team in Cambridge (2003 -2008) where I specialised in office and research & development disposals and acquisitions.

 

My career commenced in 1999 with Chesterton International Plc in London. After qualifying as a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 2001, I remained in the City office agency team.

 

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Paul Souber

Head of Retail Agency London and Co Head EMEA Retail

London - West End

Paul Souber is a highly experienced London retail property expert, and has a particular specialism in the luxury sector.

He advises major London landlords – including The Crown Estate, Grosvenor, The Church Commissioners and Shaftesbury Plc – on how their retail holdings in the capital can be enhanced through leasing and placemaking.

His consultancy also involves advising various leading brands on their property strategy and sourcing the stores which best serve their strategic needs.

During a career in which he has advised on the leasing of more than 1.5m sq. ft. of shopping space, Paul has worked with clients including Yves St Laurent, Roksanda Ilincic, Gina Shoes, Balenciaga, Oliver Bonas, Boux Avenue, Sweaty Betty and Headmasters.

He is Head of London Retail Agency and Co Head of the EMEA Retail Team at Colliers International

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Mark Emburey

Head of South East Offices

London - West End

Originally joining Colliers from JLL in March 2006 as Head of South East Office Agency, Mark's core area of expertise is providing Occupiers, Landlords, Developers/ Investors with strategic advice on office acquisition, disposal and development projects. 

Mark has also previoulsy advised on transaction management in the UK for some key corporate accounts such as NetApp, Fujitsu, Adobe, Cisco, Siebel Systems and Computer Associates.  

Based in Colliers’s London office, Mark provides valued real estate advice that achieves measurable results to clients, representing a variety of local, national, and international organisations.

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