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From the explosive advance of proptech to the rise of flexible working and smart buildings, the built environment is changing.

In the Propertyshe podcast, hosted by Mishcon de Reya Partner Susan Freeman, we'll be hearing from an eclectic mix of property personalities that define and make a difference to the industry.

Famously one of the most well connected women in real estate, Susan has been listed as ''The woman who knows everyone' by Bisnow, is ranked 40 in the Tyto Tech Top 100 in 2018, and has been named by Duke Long as one of the Top 10 'Most influential online commercial real estate people. An experienced real estate lawyer, her in depth understanding of the property market and business training as a Sloan Masters  MSc (London Business School) graduate, combined with a wide circle of contacts is an effective combination. Susan Freeman is Chair of the Future: Proptech Advisory Board and Deputy Chair of the British Property Federation Technology and Innovation Working Group.  She also writes a regular column for Property Week.

Jace Tyrrell CEO of New West End Company and Westminster City Councillor Matthew Green, Cabinet Member for Business, Licensing & Planning. Read more
11 August 2021

Propertyshe podcast: Nick Cuff Chief Commercial Officer at Pocket Living

Nick is Chief Commercial Officer at Pocket Living where he has been a Director since 2013. Pocket Living create affordable Pocket homes exclusively for local first-time buyers. Nick is responsible for corporate and planning strategy, commercial partnerships, land acquisition and growth. Read more
20 July 2021

Propertyshe podcast: Roger Orf Partner & Vice-Chairman, Apollo Global Management

Roger Orf joined Apollo in November 2010 and is a Partner & Vice-Chairman of Apollo’s Principal Finance and Real Estate businesses segment focusing on transaction development for both real estate equity and debt, operating partner outreach, significant limited partner matters and general ambassadorial work across the platform. Read more
28 June 2021

Propertyshe podcast: Jackie Sadek Founder and COO of UK Regeneration (UKR)

Jackie Sadek has 30 years’ experience in property, specializing in public-private sector partnerships. From 2014 to 2016 Jackie was Specialist Adviser to Government on urban regeneration. Read more
14 June 2021

Propertyshe podcast: Joanne McNamara Executive Vice President, Europe and Asia-Pacific of Oxford Properties

Joanne McNamara is Executive Vice President, Europe and Asia-Pacific of Oxford Properties. Read more
20 May 2021

Propertyshe podcast: George Roberts Head of UK & Ireland at Cushman & Wakefield

George Roberts is Head of UK & Ireland at Cushman & Wakefield, one of the world’s largest real estate advisers. Read more
11 May 2021

Propertyshe podcast: Brad Hargreaves Founder and CEO of Common

Brad Hargreaves is the Founder and CEO of Common, the leading US residential brand that designs and manages multifamily apartments with more than 5,000 residents in over 10 markets across the country. Read more
29 April 2021

Propertyshe podcast: Fiona Fletcher-Smith Group Chief Executive of L&Q

In her time at L&Q Fiona has spearheaded our 5.1billion development programme, led our expansion into the Midlands and North West, and delivered change programmes to improve both the efficiency and diversity of our Development and Sales function. Read more
14 April 2021

Propertyshe podcast: Basil Demeroutis Managing Partner of FORE Partnership

Basil Demeroutis is Managing Partner of purpose-driven real estate investment firm, FORE Partnership. Read more
23 March 2021

Propertyshe podcast: Harry Handelsman Founder and CEO of Manhattan Loft Corporation

Manhattan Loft Corporation has spent 27 years conjuring vibrant communities within London's most famous and forgotten postcodes. Read more
5 March 2021

Propertyshe podcast: Duncan Walker Co-founder and CEO of Skyports

Duncan is co-founder and CEO of Skyports, a leading pioneer for locating, building, owning and operating vertiports within urban environments and implementing end-to-end drone deliveries. Read more
18 February 2021

Propertyshe podcast: Rebeca Guzman Vidal Group Head of Retail at Chelsfield

Rebeca Guzman Vidal is the group head of retail at international investor, asset manager and developer Chelsfield, where she works on retail strategy across a global portfolio that spans gateway cities including London, Paris, New York and Hong Kong. Read more
20 January 2021

Propertyshe podcast: Ronen Journo European Head of Operations and Senior Managing Director, Hines

Ronen has recently joined Hines, the international real estate firm, as European Head of Operations and Senior Managing Director. Read more
9 December 2020

James Raynor Chief Executive, Grosvenor Britain & Ireland

James is CEO of Grosvenor Britain and Ireland and has overall responsibility for the business, which owns and manages the London Estate in Mayfair and Belgravia, and a range of new developments including a 1,500 home build to rent site in Bermondsey and eight new communities across the south east of England. Read more
19 November 2020

Gabrielle McMillan CEO, Equiem

Gabrielle is the founding CEO of Equiem, leading the business from its 2011 inception to become the world’s leading tenant experience platform, used by 165,000+ people across 60 million sq ft of prime commercial real estate worldwide. Read more
29 October 2020

Liz Peace CBE

Liz was Chief Executive of the British Property Federation for thirteen years until her retirement in 2014. She was awarded a CBE in 2008 for services to the property industry. Read more
29 September 2020

Ryan Simonetti Co-founder and CEO of Convene

Ryan Simonetti is the CEO and co-founder of Convene, the company that designs and services premium places to work, meet, and host inspiring events. His unique expertise in real estate acquisitions, development, and structured finance has helped catapult Convene to become a pioneer in the commercial real estate industry. Read more
10 September 2020

Brian Bickell Chief Executive, Shaftesbury PLC

Brian qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1976. Read more
25 August 2020

Helen Gordon Chief Executive of Grainger plc

Helen Gordon is Chief Executive of Grainger plc the UK’s largest listed residential landlord. Read more
5 August 2020

Mark Robinson

With a career in retail property spanning nearly 30 years Mark is a high profile thought leader in the field of placemaking and the challenges and opportunities that our town centres and retail places face. Read more
23 July 2020

James Saunders Chief Executive Officer of Quintain

James Saunders was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Quintain in October 2019. Read more
10 July 2020

Sadie Morgan Co-Founding Director of dRMM

Sadie Morgan is a Co-Founding Director of leading architectural practice dRMM, along with Alex de Rijke and Philip Marsh. Read more
1 July 2020

Raefer Wallis Architect and the founder of GIGA

Raefer Wallis is an Architect and the founder of GIGA, an independent third party combining the development of building standards with cloud technology to increase the accessibility and impact of healthy buildings globally. Read more
22 June 2020

Robert Davis MBE DL Former Deputy Leader of Westminster Council

Robert Davis was an elected Councillor on Westminster City Council for over thirty-six years (1982-2018) and was the longest serving Councillor on Westminster City Council in its history. Read more
28 May 2020

Graeme Craig Director Commercial Development, Transport for London

15 May 2020

Jacob Loftus Founder and CEO of General Projects

Jacob Loftus is Founder and CEO of General Projects, a design-led real estate developer that creates experiential and sustainable buildings, designed around the needs of the new economy. Read more
30 April 2020

Peter Pereira Gray Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer of the Investment Division of the Wellcome Trust

Peter Pereira Gray is Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer of the Investment Division of the Wellcome Trust. Read more
8 April 2020

Thomas Heatherwick Founder of Heatherwick Studio

Thomas Heatherwick is a British designer whose prolific and varied work over two decades is characterised by its ingenuity, inventiveness and originality. Read more
24 March 2020

Claire Kober OBE Managing Director of Homes at Pinnacle Group

Claire joined Pinnacle Group in 2018 as Director of Housing to lead its delivery of high-quality and innovative housing management services. Read more
4 March 2020

Richard Upton Co Founder U+I Group Plc; Commissioner, Historic England

21 February 2020

Dror Poleg Co-Chair of the Urban Land Institute’s Technology and Innovation Council

Dror Poleg is the author of Rethinking Real Estate and the Co-Chair of the Urban Land Institute’s Technology and Innovation Council in New York. Read more
14 February 2020

Ian Marcus Senior Advisor, Eastdil Secured

3 February 2020

Ross Bailey CEO & Founder of Appear Here

23 December 2019

Guy Grainger EMEA Chief Executive at JLL

Guy Grainger is EMEA Chief Executive at NYSE-listed global real estate services company JLL. Read more
27 November 2019

Jo Allen Chief Executive of Frogmore

A Chartered Surveyor, Jo has 30 years of UK real estate experience. Jo is Chief Executive of Frogmore having joined the firm in 1994. Read more
13 November 2019

Nick Leslau, BSc(hons)Est Man, FRICS Chairman and Chief Executive of Prestbury

30 October 2019

Des Gunewardena Chairman and CEO of D&D London

26 September 2019

Peter Freeman Co-founder of Argent

Peter Freeman read history at Balliol College, Oxford and then qualified as a solicitor. Read more
10 September 2019

Steve Edge Founder, Steve Edge Design

In 1985, Steve founded his own branding agency, Steve Edge Design, and over the past 30 years he’s worked with some of the world’s biggest names, from Christian Dior and Fortnum & Mason to Rules Restaurant, Cartier and Purdey Guns. Read more
8 August 2019

Mark Dixon Chief Executive Officer and founder, IWG Plc

Chief Executive Officer and founder, Mark Dixon is one of Europe's best known entrepreneurs. Read more
26 July 2019

Patricia Brown Hon FRIBA Director, Central.

Patricia Brown advises and guides civic and business leaders advises and guides civic and business leaders on urban change and development. Read more
18 July 2019

Natasha Guerra CEO of Runway East and Chair of the ICE List

As CEO of the successful coworking hub, Runway East, and Chair of the ICE List, Natasha’s core interests lie in nurturing high-growth startups and building collaborative tech communities. Read more
2 July 2019

Kathrin Hersel Property Director at Almacantar

Kathrin is leading a team of 30 people as Almacantar’s Property Director. Read more
24 June 2019

Scott Malkin Founder and Chairman, Value Retail

Scott Malkin is the founder and Chairman of Value Retail, the co-founder and Chairman of Value Retail China and the founder and Chairman of SD Malkin Properties. Read more
22 May 2019

Steve Norris Chairman of Soho Estates

Steve Norris was a Conservative Member of Parliament for Oxford East and then Epping Forest from 1983 to 1997. Read more
10 May 2019

Savannah de Savary Founder and CEO of Built-ID

In our regular Propertyshe podcasts, hosted by Mishcon de Reya Partner Susan Freeman, we hear from an eclectic mix of property personalities that define and make a difference to the industry. A recent guest is Savannah de Savary, Founder and CEO of Built-ID, a proptech platform that showcases the built environment projects of today and transforms community engagement to better shape the projects of tomorrow Read more
Alex Price joined Palmer Capital in 2003, initially charged with creating the fund management business within Palmer Capital. Peter Cuthbert has been with Fiera Properties throughout their formative years and instrumental in the development and growth of the firm’s business. Read more
11 April 2019

John Burns FRICS Non-Executive Chair of Derwent London PLC

Born in London in 1944 and educated at St Paul’s School. John started his career at Hillier Parker (now CBRE) in the early 1960s before moving on to become a partner at Barnet Baker (estate agents). Read more
25 March 2019

Tom Bloxham MBE Chairman and Founder of Urban Splash

Tom Bloxham MBE is chairman and founder of award-winning regeneration company Urban Splash, which has received nearly 400 awards to date for architecture, design and business success. Read more
28 February 2019

Amanda Clack Head of Strategic Advisory at CBRE

Amanda is Head of Strategic Advisory at CBRE and is Managing Director for Advisory services, supporting clients on their strategic real estate agenda. Read more
14 February 2019

Alex Price Chief Executive of Palmer Capital

Alex joined Palmer Capital in 2003, initially charged with creating the fund management business within Palmer Capital. He set up and managed the Palmer Capital Development Fund and its successor vehicle. Read more
31 January 2019

Charlie Green Co-CEO of The Office Group (TOG)

Charlie is Co-CEO of The Office Group (TOG), which he founded in 2003 with Co-CEO Olly Olsen. Read more
11 January 2019

Michael Slade FRICS Chairman of Helical plc

Michael Slade FRICS, is Chairman of Helical plc, a UK-listed property development and investment company, one of the best performing quoted property stocks in the UK. Read more
14 December 2018

Dr Pippa Malmgren Co Founder, H Robotics

Dr Pippa Malmgren @DrPippaM is an economist who explains the world economy in bestselling books and through public speaking, shapes the world economy by advising governments and builds it by having founded a robotics firm. Read more
30 November 2018

Tyler Goodwin Founder & CEO, Seaforth Land

Tyler is the Founder and CEO of Seaforth Land, the recent purchasers of the iconic, Seifert designed, CAA House, Kingsway (also known as Space House). Read more
26 October 2018

Brendan Wallace Co Founder & Managing Partner, Fifth Wall

Brendan Wallace is a Co-founder and Managing Partner at Fifth Wall. Read more
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