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Nick Denton

Director

Nick Denton has worked within the retail sector in the North of England over 30 years.

He concentrates on investment and development work and has over the years advised on the acquisition and disposal of in excess of £300 million of retail investments across the North of England and the East Midlands. Clients currently include The Noble Organisation, Lidl Great Britain Ltd, Tesco Stores Ltd, Welbeck CP, David Samuel Properties, Columbia Threadneedle, Opus North, Coolsilk and Luxury Leisure. Recent deals include the disposal of a portfolio of Investments leased to Wilkos for a total consideration of circa £16 million, Development Consultancy and Disposal work for Lidl Great Britain Ltd throughout Yorkshire and the East Midlands bringing forward significant developments in Leeds at Stanningley, Armley and Garforth together with restructuring, funding and asset management advice for a property Company with a multi Million Pound High Street Portfolio.

Nick is also actively involved in the foodstore development market and has been involved in the acquisition/disposal of over 700,000 sq ft of food store space. He is currently advising Lidl on the acquisition and disposal of a number of retail development sites and in addition, Nick is continuing to advise Tesco Stores ltd on a number of disposal sites throughout the region and advice is also given to Developers and Landowners including C&W Developments, Coolsilk, Opus North and a variety of others as an active member of the professional team in promoting a wide variety of sites through the acquisition and planning process for food led development.

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David Thompson

Consultant

David has 30 years experience in the retail property market.

A consultant who was previously a former partner of Cushman Wakefield (previoulsy DTZ). Read More

Nick Rees

Consultant

Nick has worked in the retail sector in the Midlands and North of England for the past 30 years.

Previously a Partner at Lane Walker in Sheffield and Main Board Director/Head of Retail at Gooch Webster (now taken over by Colliers CRE).

Nick has worked in the retail sector in the Midlands and North of England for over 35 years. He is a well known specialist in the Landlord & Tenant field dealing with rent reviews and lease renewals in all aspects of the retail sector including high street shops, variety and department stores, food stores, retaiI warehouses and restaurants. Nick is a qualified Arbitrator and Independent Expert and currently acts for numerous leading national landlords and retailers including Advance Northumberland, Arcadia, Argos, Buzz Bingo, Columbia Threadneedle, Ladbrokes Coral, Litton Properties, McDonalds, M&G Real Estate, Signet Jewellers and WD Huddersfield Limited. Read More

Gareth Gibbs

Consultant

Gareth has worked within the property investment sector in Yorkshire and Humber and the North of England for the past 13 years.

Previously a Partner at King Sturge and the Director heading the Leeds investment team at Colliers CRE, Gareth concentrates on investment work across all property sectors. Experience of investment acquisitions and disposals over recent years has included a number of £10-15 million Office investments in Leeds and Sheffield, £5-10 million High Street Retail investments in Leeds, York and Newcastle, a £50 million Industrial portfolio and £5 million Supermarket and Retail Warehouse investments in Grimsby and Barnsley. Read More