Rt Hon Sir Michael Fallon has been appointed as Non-Executive Chairman of Avanton.
Sir Michael Fallon was first elected MP for Sevenoaks in 1997 and was Secretary of State for Defence from July 2014 to November 2017. Formerly he served as Minister of State at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and Minister of State at the Department for Energy and Climate Change. Sir Michael brings invaluable experience, having developed three property-based businesses including Quality Care Homes and Just Learning during his business career. Sir Michael will act as an experienced adviser on commercial strategy for Avanton.
Omer has 10 years of real estate experience in Europe and UK. He is a former real estate banker who turned a developer in 2013, having successfully completed several central London land developments. Omer's family background and business is real estate. His family is well known for developing over 200 properties globally, including recently luxury residential-led mixed use skyscrapers. Omer is dedicated to driving the company vision to become a major new player in the London property market.
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A former senior land director at Barratt West London, Marc has purchased over 40 sites in and around London. He advises several of London's biggest property players and has extensive links in the London property market.
Marc left Barratt in 2008 to focus on private developments and has since been involved in several high profile transactions across London. He will be instrumental in bringing forward new opportunities to increase the Avanton portfolio. Marc is also a director of Fifth Capital London.
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A chartered civil engineer, Peter has over 40 years of experience in construction and residential developments, latterly with some of London's best known house builders. He has been involved in successfully delivering millions of sq ft, and has experience across the whole spectrum of property development. Peter is focused on delivery, ensuring that projects are tightly controlled in terms of programme, cost, quality, safety and building a strong reputation.
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Kathryn has joined Avanton from the Berkeley Group where she was one of the leading Group Sales and Marketing Directors. She has over 17 years' experience in the industry and has worked on a wide range of mixed use, regeneration and luxury residential developments across Central London.
Kathryn works from land acquisition through design, planning and production to develop and implement integrated UK and International sales and marketing strategies, liaising across the business functions to ensure the correct product is created for the target market and positioned to drive value throughout the development cycle while responding to market demand.
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Chris Cobham studied Civil Engineering at Nottingham Trent University, where he gained a BEng (Hons) degree and he is currently completing an MSc at the University of Reading and undertaking the RICS accreditation.
Between 2015 and 2018 Chris was carrying out the role of Assistant Project Manager with Arcadis on Projects including Kingsgate and Zig Zag in Victoria for Landsec, East Village in Stratford for Delancey and York Place, Battersea for York Place Buildings Ltd.
At Avanton Chris will be working closely with Peter Murphy, the Development Director, focusing on managing the Design, Planning and Procurement process for two of our forthcoming projects. Chris will also be assisting Peter with the introduction of new project management procedures.
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Luka comes from an operations background and worked as UK Operations Manager in a prominent international tech start-up company based in central London. Having previously lived and worked in several countries, Luka has established international relationships, developed high-level language skills and has ascertained the know-how of inter-cultural interaction. Luka will develop her professional skills in the property development business and ensure efficient running of all related procedures and services for Avanton.
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At Avanton we are committed to working with the finest individuals to build a company that produces places that are innovative and inspiring.
Thank you for your interest in Avanton. To find out more about current opportunities, please contact Luka at Luka@avanton.co.uk