PwC strengthens ireal estate asset management services with two industry hires
PwC has appointed a director and senior manager to its real estate practice to help expand its growing asset and investment management services.
Simon Marriott, director, and Algernon Kent, senior manager, both chartered surveyors, will join a fast-growing team providing asset management services for the firm’s clients. They will advise institutional and private investor clients across all principal property asset classes in the UK and Europe.
Marriott joins from Oxford Properties Group where he was managing director, senior vice president investments, Europe.
Kent worked at Hammerson, where he was an investment surveyor in the London team.
They previously worked together at Invista REIM where they were responsible for the growth and asset management of the St James’s Place property funds.
Craig Hughes (pictured), PwC’s UK real estate leader, says: “We’re delighted to welcome Simon and Algy into the team. They bring a wealth of experience within the real estate market dealing with all aspects of investment, development, asset and fund management. There’s no doubt that they complement the existing capability of our 400-plus practice of UK real estate professionals.”