Property People

The Property Week People Hub contains stories about all the latest moves, appointments and promotions from the property industry plus features on salaries, employers and the rising stars of property.
RSS feed for Latest people stories

Latest people stories

ILKE Homes construction

Ilke Homes increases construction target

20 October 2017

New modular construction business Ilke Homes has appointed Björn Conway from EY as its chief executive, as well as upping its production target to 2,000 units a year.

Ronen Journo WeWork

New senior VP to guide WeWork EMEA growth

19 October 2017

US co-working giant WeWork has appointed Cisco’s former managing director of workplace resources Ronen Journo as its new senior vice president for enterprise and workplace strategy, as of 7 November.

Emmanuel Lumineau

BrickVest goes on hiring spree after fundraising

19 October 2017

BrickVest is hiring up to 15 new employees and searching for larger offices following a £7m fundraising round led by German real estate lender Berlin Hyp earlier this month.

Rob Bould

Bould takes role at ‘proptech pioneer’ Coyote

19 October 2017

Former GVA chief executive Rob Bould has been appointed non-executive director at new proptech venture Coyote.

Drinks party

MIPIM: Trebles all round in Cannes

19 October 2017

Cheers! The City of London is more than doubling its corporate hospitality budget for next March’s Mipim event, from £6,000 to a sparkling £13,500.

Didbin Apartments

Time to consign this apartment name to the Didbin

19 October 2017

Metropolis cannot claim to have the broadest knowledge of 18th- and 19th-century composers but we’d have had the common sense to check before, say, naming a building after one.

James Keys, Bidwells

Bidwells poaches BNP PRE duo

18 October 2017

Bidwells has poached two BNP Paribas Real Estate agents.

Left to right: Rob Garraghan, Andrew Malloy, Jacques Esterhuizen, Edward Barker

People Moves: Cushman & Wakefield, CBRE, Base Quantum and more

18 October 2017

All the latest moves, appointments and promotions from across the property sector.

Anne Louise Pilkington

London retail property expert Pilkington joins Nash Bond

18 October 2017

Central London retail property specialist Nash Bond has appointed Anne Louise Pilkington as a director and announced three promotions.

Victoria Steventon MJ Mapp

Two new directors for MJ Mapp

18 October 2017

Victoria Steventon and Julian Radcliffe have been appointed by MJ Mapp as new directors in their portfolio management team.

Castle Hill Nido Collection Cambridge

Round Hill Capital appoints new chief at Nido Collection

17 October 2017

Round Hill Capital has appointed Brian Welsh as chief executive of student housing group The Nido Collection.

Andrew Pinfield Maslows

Maslow Capital makes seven new appointments

17 October 2017

Maslow Capital has announced seven new hires across origination, risk, marketing and operations to provide the necessary resources to grow the business.

Big Interviews

Catherine Haward

A force for good: how Haward made the leap from sergeant to developer

20 October 2017

Catherine Haward had spent 19 years in the police force and expected to stay there for the rest of her career.

Fred Bristol

A noble cause: Fred Bristol interview

13 October 2017

The eighth marquess of Bristol talks to Property Week about his hopes and aspirations for Brickowner, the property crowdfunding business he founded two years ago.

Hannah Milne

Jewel in the Crown: Hannah Milne interview

11 October 2017

The Crown Estate’s Hannah Milne talks to Property Week about the business’s repositioning strategy and how its new scheme Rushden Lakes could provide the blueprint for the out-of-town retail destination of the future.

Guy Nixon

Mr Nice Guy: Guy Nixon interview

5 October 2017

Go Native founder Guy Nixon tells Property Week about his bold BTR vision and how he plans to triple the firm’s turnover in the next five years.

Jeff Levine

On the Level: Jeff Levine interview

29 September 2017

New York has cultivated its fair share of development titans over the years.

Sally Duggleby

Sally’s new army: Sally Duggleby interview

21 September 2017

There are plenty of examples in the agency world of people who have previously worked for landlords, developers or both.

Symmetry Park, Swindon

Fearless symmetry: db symmetry interview

20 September 2017

Christian Matthews tells Property Week why db symmetry is confident its spec development push will pay dividends.

Westgate Oxford

Centre forward: Landsec interview

14 September 2017

Landsec’s Scott Parsons has spent three years pursuing a new retail strategy. He tells Property Week what it entails and what impact it has had.

John Sullivan (left) and Keith Pullinger

Seeing The Light: John Sullivan and Keith Pullinger interview

12 September 2017

Keith Pullinger and John Sullivan readily admit they are not film anoraks.

More property interviews

MEES box

What impact will the new MEES have on the property market?

6 October 2017

The new Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) come into play next year, so what does this mean and how can they affect value?

Sign in

Email Newsletters

Sign out to login as another user


Do you agree with LGIM CEO Bill Hughes’ comments at Mipim UK that BTR has a disproportionately high profile for its contribution so far?