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August 02, 2015 2:48 PM ET

Real Estate Management and Development

Company Overview of Songbird Estates PLC

Company Overview

Songbird Estates plc, through its subsidiary, Canary Wharf Group plc, is engaged in the development, investment, and management of real estate properties focusing primarily on the Estate and in Central London. The company is involved in the lease of office and retail space properties; and provision of construction contract services. As of December 31, 2013, its investment property portfolio included 18 completed properties totaling approximately 7.4 million square feet of net internal area. The company is based in London, the United Kingdom. As of February 4, 2015, Songbird Estates PLC was taken private.

One Canada Square

Canary Wharf

London,  E14 5AB

United Kingdom

982 Employees

Key Executives for Songbird Estates PLC

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Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Songbird Estates PLC Key Developments

Songbird Estates PLC Announces Board Changes

Songbird Estates PLC announced that directors have resigned from the company with immediate effect. The resigned directors are David Pritchard, John Botts, Peter Harned, Jonathan Lane, Sam Levinson, Alex Midgen, Brian Niles and David P. O'Connor. In addition, the following 3 directors have been appointed as directors with immediate effect; Richard Byron Clark is a senior managing partner and global head of real estate at Brookfield, chief executive officer of Brookfield Property Partners, chairman of Rouse Properties and a member of the board of directors at General Growth Properties and other Brookfield affiliates. Jon Steven Haick, is a senior managing partner at Brookfield Asset Management and chief executive officer of Brookfield Europe based in London. Brian William Kingston is a senior managing partner of Brookfield Asset Management and the president and chief investment officer of Brookfield's global real estate group.

Songbird Estates plc Announces Board Changes

Songbird Estates plc announced that the Qatar Holding Shareholder Group (QH) has designated Ken Costa as a QH Director of the company and he has been appointed to the Board with immediate effect. Ken Costa is the Founder of Ken Costa Strategic. Formerly he was Chairman of Lazard International and Chairman of Europe, Middle East and Africa at the UBS Investment Bank. This appointment fills the vacancy left by the departure of Khalifa Al-Kuwari in September 2014 and brings the number of QH appointments to the Board back up to three.

Songbird Estates PLC, H1 2014 Earnings Call, Sep 18, 2014

Songbird Estates PLC, H1 2014 Earnings Call, Sep 18, 2014

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