Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers is the UK’s leading property and construction networking forum - now in its 22nd year; with vast experience in bringing together senior executives in the marketplace and generating opportunities. The forum continues to grow in popularity and stature, and is unrivalled in its position as the UK’s number one property networking forum.

Latest Movers & Shakers News

Oxford Street

Act now to keep West End top of retail premier league


It may be one of the world’s most iconic shopping destinations, but the West End cannot afford to rest on its laurels.


Developers shying away from London


London is becoming less attractive for developers due to the complexity of the planning regime.

Movers Shakers Ed Lister

HCA calls on big boys to involve SMEs more


The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) is considering forcing the large developers that buy its land to hand over parts of the sites to small and medium-sized housebuilders.

Ipsos MORI poll

Video: Ipsos MORI's Ben Page previews the election by numbers

2017-06-08T15:27:00+01:00By David Berman

Speaking at this morning’s Movers & Shakers Breakfast, partnered by Property Week, the CEO of Ipsos MORI, Ben Page, talks about how 2016’s global elections marked a peak in the ‘crisis of the elites’ and how the 2017 UK General Election could see an even tighter outcome with the swing ...

Jerry Freeman Movers Shakers

Video: Movers & Shakers for 2017

2017-06-08T12:31:00+01:00By Chris Dicks, David Berman

Property Week caught up with the key players after Movers & Shakers breakfast meetings in 2017 so far - watch the highlights here including GVA senior director Jerry Freeman, Gensler regional managing principal Duncan Swinhoe and LSE’s Professor Tony Travers.

Forthcoming Events

22 September 2017

Creating homes; building communities - North West

Venue: Radisson Blu Edwardian Manchester, Free Trade Hall, Peter Street, Manchester M2 5GP
Tel: 0161 835 9929
Time: 7.00am prompt - 9.30am finish (Networking Cafe 9.30am - 10.30am)

Event speakers include:

  • Tim Heatley, CEO, Capital & Centric
  • Sir Edward Lister, Chairman, Homes & Communities Agency
  • Eamonn Boylan, Chief Executive, Greater Manchester Combined Authority
  • Claire Nangle, Land & Partnerships Director, Keepmoat Homes
  • Andy Burnham, Mayor, Greater Manchester
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29 September 2017

Creating homes; building communities - South West

Venue: Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel, College Green, Bristol, BS1 5TA
Tel: 0117 925 5100
Time: 7.00am prompt - 9.30am finish (Networking Cafe 9.30am - 10.30am)

Event speakers include:

  • Sir Edward Lister, Chairman, Homes & Communities Agency
  • Chris Burton, Regional Managing Director, West, Barratt Developments plc
  • Dan Batterton, Fund Manager - Build to Rent, Legal & General Investment Management Real Estate
  • Cllr Paul Smith, Cabinet Member for Homes and Communities, Bristol City Council
  • Anna Sabine-Newlyn, Chief Executive, Meeting Place Communications
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03 November 2017

Delivering the new west end - capitalising on crossrail

Venue: The Dorchester, Park Lane, London, W1K 1QA
Tel: 020 7629 8888
Time: 7.30am prompt - 9.45am finish (Networking Cafe 9.45am - 10.30am)

Event speakers include:

  • David Silverman, Director, Derwent London plc
  • Anna Bond, Director of Development - Estate Development Programme, Grosvenor
  • Alex Williams, Director of City Planning, Transport for London
  • Paul Lorraine, UK General Manager, Longchamp
  • Debbie Jackson, Assistant Director of Regeneration, Greater London Authority
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