We provide a comprehensive ‘one stop shop’ real estate advisory offer across a range of geographies, sectors, funding solutions, and transaction structures.
Whether it be providing investment acquisition or disposal advice, advising developers on funding large, multifaceted mixed used developments, advising corporates on how to raise capital through a sale and leaseback, or providing underwriting and structuring advice on large complex portfolios, we have the skillsets and expertise to outperform your expectations.
We comprise of real estate specialists across all use classes and geographies with the intimate knowledge and expertise to provide buyers and sellers with unrivalled market intelligence and investor access to maximise returns.
We strategically identify optimum disposal strategies to sell your asset based on in-depth analysis of micro and macro market trends and intricate investment market knowledge to maximise pricing for you.
Be introduced to unique on-market and off-market investment opportunities supported by due diligence, investment analysis and strategic business planning from our market leading specialists to identify where value can be unlocked.
We provide innovative funding solutions and structuring advice to our clients for both development and investment transactions to optimise transaction and funding structures, enhancing returns while minimising risk.
Our professionals have in-depth experience structuring deals across all real estate use classes, with strong relationships across a range of capital sources including institutions, private equity and family offices. Capital Advisory offers clients a range of services including:
- Equity placement
- Non-performing loan transactions and advisory services
- Development finance and funding
- Business planning
We optimise clients’ debt solutions for their real estate strategies and have in-depth experience arranging senior and mezzanine debt structures across all real estate sectors, for both investment and development transactions.
Gain access to more than 225 providers of finance, including UK clearing banks, international and challenger banks, insurers and pension funds, debt funds and other forms of private debt capital.
Benefit from extensive visibility of the credit markets and an ability to place a given opportunity with the best credit provider to match a sponsor’s investment return requirements.
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A highly qualified real estate professional, John has extensive knowledge of direct and indirect real estate and finance projects in Europe and Asia.
Prior to joining Colliers, John was MD Corporate Finance at DTZ and Head of Capital Markets at LSH. He has worked extensively in distressed debt and NPL situations and has concluded transactions in the last 12 months for Cerberus, Starwood and LBG.
Part of Colliers Capital Advisory and have experience of investment transactions and funding across the capital stack, including both debt and equity, across all use classes, with a particular focus on student accommodation investment advisory and funding.
Tom is working as a Senior Surveyor within the National Capital Markets department and within the Capital Advisory Team at Colliers International. He graduated from the University of Reading where he completed his BSc (Hons) degree in Real Estate.
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.
Chris is a Director in the business space investment team based in London with a strong knowledge of the UK regional investment markets.
Chris has transacted over £1.5 Billion of commercial real estate in the past few years in both the single building and portfolio markets.
Many of his clients include UK institutional investors, private equity, property company and private investors and Chris has an exceptionally strong network of overseas clients.
John has specialised in the industrial and logistics investment market for over 14 years. He advises a range of clients including UK Funds and Institutions, Property Companies as well as Overseas Investors.
John joined Colliers International in 2013 during which he has advised on over £600m of industrial acquisitions and disposals.
Jonathan graduated from Oxford Brookes University in May 2012 with an Upper Second Class (2.1) BSc (Hons) degree in Real Estate Management. Following his studies Jonathan joined Colliers International working within the Business Space Investment Team as a Graduate Surveyor.
In May 2013 Jonathan became a Member of the RICS .
Jonathan continues to work within the National Capital Markets Team and focusses primarily on investment acquisitions and disposals within the Industrial and Logistics sector.
Jonathan is also experienced in undertaking Sale & Leaseback transactions on behalf of Corporate Clients.
Rob joined Colliers in Sept 2013 and sits within the National Capital Markets team with responsibility for the National Office market. He acts on behalf of a broad range of Financial Institutions, Private Equity businesses, Property Companies and Private Investors, based both in the UK and Overseas. He has worked in the Greater London and South East market for 25 years and has been involved in the funding, development, leasing, sale and acquisition of some leading office projects in the area.
- Jones Lang LaSalle - August 2000 to September 2008
- JP Elliott - April 2009 - May 2011
After graduating from Durham University in 2009 with a BA (Hons) degree in Geography, Tom went on to complete a Postgraduate Masters in Real Estate at London South Bank University obtaining a Merit. Following his studies, Tom joined Altus Edwin Hill's West End Rating team in 2010 where he undertook a range of property referencing work. In October 2010, Tom joined Colliers International as a member of the Central London Division.
In May 2013 Tom became a Member of the RICS and subsequently joined the Colliers National Investment Team in January 2014. Tom now focuses much of his work on South East offices.
Tim started his career in 1986 with Conrad Ritblat, which became part of Colliers International, working in the Investment Department where his career has progressed. Tim is responsible for the disposal and acquisition of investment properties throughout the United Kingdom and heads up the Specialist Division of the Investment Department.
Adrian started his career at John D Wood in 1979, moving to J Trevor & Sons in 1981. He became a partner of the firm in 1987 which subsequently evolved into Gooch Webster and then merged with Colliers International in 2003.
Richard Coombs is a Director in the UK National Investment team with particular responcibility for investment in the South West. His specialist area is business space although he is also provides advise to clients across all major sectors of the market. Richard has advised clients such as Henderson, Threadneedle, Aviva, Rockspring, Mayfair Capital and Aberdeen Standard Investments for more than 25 years in the acquisition, sale and funding of investment property.
I head the Leeds office of Colliers International and am responsible for promoting and driving the office forward, with a keen focus on helping to support the Northern Powerhouse Agenda.
I am a Director in the Capital Markets – Investment Business Unit.
I am involved in national investment, dealing with all aspects from the acquisition and disposal of investment properties/portfolios, to providing strategic advice to developer clients at all stages of the development process including complex fundings.
I am able to apply my geographical knowledge of the Yorkshire and North East region in providing investment advice, and have transacted over £500m of commercial property deals in recent years.
James joined Colliers in June 2016 and sits within the National Capital Markets Team and is based in Manchester. He has worked in the Manchester market for 7 years and specialises in the sale and acquisition of city centre offices.
I have over 20 years ' experience working in capital markets throughtout the UK. I have a proven track record of deal delivery. I actively advise clients on property investment acquistions and disposals throughout the Scotland and across the UK.
I am an experienced Director working closely with my capital market colleagues throughout Colliers UK. I have a proven track record of deal delivery which includes some of Scotlands mosthigh profile commercial property transactions.
I actively advise clients on property investment acquistions and disposals throughout the Scotland and across the UK.