CHRISTOPHER’S ROLE

Chris is a Salaried Partner in the Allsop City Investment team and is responsible for disposals and acquisitions work within the team. Chris has advised many U.K. funds and institutions as well as private and overseas investors and is one of the main points of contact for Allsop’s JV alliance in Hong Kong, Millennium Group.

RELEVANT EXPERTISE / SPECIALISM

  • Investment sales and acquisitions work in the City of London and its fringes.
  • Cashflow modelling and reporting.
  • London office market specialist but also diversifies into the hotel market too.
  • Worked on some complex transactions involving disposals of new long leasehold interests and subject to planning deals.
  • Salaried Partner in Allsop’s City Investment Team

EXPERIENCE

Chris joined Allsop as a Partner in September 2017 so has been at the firm for over 3 years. Previously he trained and worked at BNP Paribas Real Estate where he worked in the Central London Investment team since he qualified in 2012 so has over 8 years of transactional experience.

RECENT PROJECTS

  • Ongoing sale of 39 East Road on behalf of Summix – a consented hotel site in Shoreditch for c.£30M.
  • Sale of 1 Fetter Lane, a vacant freehold office building, on behalf of CCLA for c.£22M
  • Acquisition of 222 Bishopsgate on behalf of Goldstone AM for c.£21M.
  • Sale of long-let office building, The Epworth, on City Road on behalf of London and Regional for c.£71M.
  • Sale of 51 Eastcheap on behalf of Cerberus to WeWork for c.£49M – their first London acquisition.

KEY CLIENT RELATIONSHIPS

  • CCLA
  • DTZi
  • Goldstone AM
  • LM Stern
  • Tishman Speyer

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Member of The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

GETTING TO KNOW CHRISTOPHER

FAVOURITE SPORT/TEAM: MANCHESTER UNITED

FAVOURITE FILM: SHAW SHANK REDEMPTION

FAVOURITE HOLIDAY DESTINATION: ITALY

FAVOURITE BAND: RED HOT CHILLI PEPPERS

ONE THING YOU COULD NOT GO A DAY WITHOUT: CHOCOLATE