savills plc (SVLPF) Key Developments
Savills plc Appoints Rupert Robson as an Additional Independent Non-Executive Director with Effect from 23 June 2015
Jun 23 15
Savills plc announced the appointment of Rupert Robson as an additional independent non-executive director with effect from 23 June 2015. Rupert is non-executive chairman of Tullett Prebon plc, having been appointed to the board as a non-executive director in 2007. He is also the chairman of Charles Taylor plc, Sanne Group plc and EMF Capital Partners. Rupert has held a number of senior roles in financial institutions, most recently non-executive director of London Metal Exchange Holdings Limited, Tenet Group Limited and non-executive director of OJSC Nomos Bank.
Holborn Office Block Up For Sale
Jun 20 15
Holborn office block has been put on the market for a £28 million sale. Savills plc (LSE:SVS) appointed to sell the freehold.
Oceanico Golf Appoints Savills To Sell Vilamoura Golf Course Portfolio
Jun 19 15
OceÂnico Golf, S.A. has appointed Savills plc (LSE:SVS) to sell the Vilamoura Golf Course portfolio in Portugal. The portfolio comprises five championship courses, including the Oceânico Victoria, Oceânico Old Course, Oceânico Pinhal, Oceânico Laguna and Oceânico Millennium.
Quantum's Asda Store site up for sale
Jun 15 15
Quantum Group has put ASDA Stores Limited up for sale after Morrisons. Quantum Group is advertising the 5.36 acre site in the Estates Gazette, as a 'Riverside Development Opportunity'. , Savills Southampton who are marketing the land, say it is of interest to investors and developers, and is being sold with the planning permission for the food store and fitness facility and 25 affordable homes. David Hines, Quantum Chief Executive Officer said ,” We are currently considering our options for this site; these include submitting a revised planning application to Christchurch Borough Council for residential or commercial use, as well as a disposal of the site on the open market." The plans for the site were officially granted permission in June, 2013.
Savills Announces Board Changes
May 21 15
Savills has announced the acquisition of specialist London commercial property management business Collier & Madge. Collier & Madge has been established for 17 years and its 30 staff will join Savills with immediate effect, including CEO Paul Holmes and board members John Redfern, Christopher Carrick, Peter Deehan and Aron Feeley. Clients include Invesco Real Estate, Henry Boot, A&A Investments, City of London, Trust for London, GAT Investments, Dominvs, Schroders, Westmount Real Estate and Primary Health Properties.