George Copeman MRICS
Founder – Agency & Professional
George is a Chartered Surveyor who has acted for landlords, tenants, investors and developers in all aspects of commercial property. It is his breadth of experience that enables George to look at every situation and identify the opportunities and risks that might otherwise be missed and deliver the optimum solution.
In acting for tenants and occupiers George is able to very quickly understand how property fits as an operational asset into the wider context of clients’ businesses. Combined with his detailed technical expertise and market knowledge this enables him to develop and implement strategies that best satisfy the unique drivers behind the property needs of a business.
Jonathan Harbottle MRICS CTPi
Consultant – Planning & Development
Jonathan is both a Chartered Surveyor and Chartered Town Planner with over 17 years’ experience in planning and development consultancy. Jonathan has developed a thorough understanding of the whole of the property industry using his skills and experience to best effect.
It is through his diverse experience that Jonathan is able to help clients unlock the potential from property to fit the needs of a business. This may take the form of securing the right planning consent to allow a property to be used for a client’s purposes or assessing the strategic opportunities of releasing value from freehold property.
Nick Lincoln MRICS
Consultant – Building Surveying
Nick is a Chartered Building Surveyor who has wide-ranging experience dealing with all aspects of building consultancy. It is Nick’s detailed knowledge and understanding of the physical aspects of property combined with his technical expertise that allow him to identify risks and opportunities to the benefit of his clients.
Nick’s specialist area of expertise is advising clients on acquiring and vacating property. At acquisition, Nick ensures clients are protected from exposure to liabilities associated with the fabric of a building and its services such as repairs and the condition of mechanical and electrical systems. At the end of the property lifecycle Nick advises on dilapidations claims, an area where he has an outstanding record of saving clients money. He also provides strategic advice on exit strategies producing budgets enabling clients to make suitable accruals for future liabilities.
Adrian Macarty MRICS IRRV
Consultant – Business Rates
Adrian is a Chartered Surveyor and a member of the Institute of Revenues Rating and Valuation (IRRV), the professional body dedicated to local taxation and, more specifically, business rates. Adrian has a wealth of experience in the intricate process of valuing commercial property for the purpose of assessing business rates.
Adrian applies his experience and technical expertise to helping clients assess and challenge the rateable value of their business premises and consistently achieves savings for his clients.
Roger Southam BSc (Hons) FRICS FIRPM
Consultant – Strategic & Professional
Roger is a Chartered Surveyor and elected as a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in reflection his outstanding contribution to the property industry. Roger’s reputation as a trouble-shooter combined with over 30 years’ experience means there is nobody better at taking complex situations, breaking them down to their fundamental parts and delivering outstanding solutions.
Strategic advice is Roger’s specialty and it is his ability to understand the complex interactions between different parts of a business and how they affect one another that allows him to develop bespoke strategies that best meet achieve term goals.
Ben Stagg RIBA
Consultant – Architecture, Design & Space Planning
Ben is a member of the Royal Institute of British Architects with over 10 years’ experience as a practicing architect. Ben’s experience varies from entirely residential schemes through to mixed-use, institutional and commercial developments. The depth of his experience extends right to the very detail of the workplace with an example of his work being a bespoke desk design for a media client.
It is this breadth of experience that has enabled Ben to develop a deep understanding of how we interact with buildings and, specifically, the workplace. Ben employs his skills and experience in helping clients achieve the perfect working environment whether through the fitout of an existing space or the creation of new.