People

Simon Boyd

Partner

Location

London (West End)

Contact Simon

T: +44 (0)20 7333 6367

E: [email protected]

Simon is a partner in our Corporate Property Management team based in our West End office in London. He has specialised in the retail sector since 2000 with particular focus on strategic estate strategy, day to day asset management, lease consultancy, rating, acquisitions and disposals. Simon has sole responsibility for Costa Coffee and Metro Bank.

Specific experience

Day-to-day account manager for Costa with a portfolio of over 1,400 properties in the UK and Metro Bank with a rapidly expanding estate of approximately 60 stores.

Undertaking and advising on asset management cost control and general estate management matters.

Reporting on all savings achieved and asset management activities completed on a regular basis.

Managing the strategy for lease expiry and break options based on store performance.

Managing, tracking and reporting on disposal, refurbishment and maintenance programmes and rating appeals, as well as over 300 live rent review and lease renewals.

Actively pursuing lease re-gears and new acquisition opportunities as well as other initiatives to drive sales or reduce fixed costs.

Providing due diligence and audit expertise for group acquisitions for existing clients and when taking on new estates.