Green Park Farm land to business park Created a joint venture with farming landowners. The London & Aberdeen Group master planned and employed a team of professionals and over several years obtained planning permission for a 3 million sq ft business park (the largest in the UK), alteration of a motorway junction and a new distributer road and other ancillary uses, on circa 250 acres of farmland now known as Green Park at J11 M4 Reading. It was sold in phases to Prudential over a number of years. The developed value is c£450m.
Corporate Reconstruction Publicly quoted company reconstructed Invited by Barclays Bank to lead and manage 30 banks in regard to their £120m of troubled loans in a publicly quoted property company and to mastermind,re-finance and invest in the reconstruction of the company. As CEO this was achieved over a two year period and then the company was successfully sold.
Protego Real Estate Investors Investment management and asset management business As a founder investor and non-executive board member, The London & Aberdeen Group was instrumental in arranging a funding partner and invested in this new business, Protego Real Estate Investors. The investment was successfully sold to an American insurance company showing an exceptional IRR; Protego then having circa £2bn under management,.
28/30 Park Street, London Bridge, SE1 Commercial real estate development Please see the 28/30 Park Street page for further details.
We worked closely and successfully with Smedvig Family office through Smedvig Capital on this and other projects and they have been of the highest quality in every respect.