People

Sven Macaulay

Partner

Location

Glasgow

Contact Sven

T: +44 (0)141 227 2364

E: smacaulay@geraldeve.com

Sven is a Partner based in our Glasgow office and is responsible for our agency team in Scotland.  He has a broad depth of experience in agency and development work. This has involved complex transactions, disposals and acquisitions over the last sixteen years with instructions throughout Scotland and in the north of England with the main concentration being in central Scotland.

Specific experience

Acquisition of 37,000 sq. ft. of office premises for BP Exploration in Falkirk including negotiations with respect to refurbishment works. Disposal of 39,000 sq. ft. of office premises for BAE Systems in Glasgow. Acquisition of 46,000 sq. ft. of office premises for Laing O’Rourke in Glasgow. Disposal of 18,000 sq. ft. of offices in Glasgow for Newsquest.

Acquisition of 175,000 sq. ft. of distribution premises for Brakes on a pre-let design and build basis. Acquisition of 143,000 sq. ft. of industrial premises in Dundee for Brakes. Acquisition of 47,000 sq. ft. storage premises in Cumbernauld for AG Barr. Sale of 80,000 sq. ft. industrial premises in Dumfries & Galloway for Barr Holdings. Letting of 3 new build units totalling 20,000 sq. ft. in Cambuslang for Bestway Group.

He has carried out numerous property acquisitions and disposals of leasehold and freehold interests for office, industrial, hotel and development properties throughout Scotland.

Sven has acted and continues to act on behalf of a number of major PLCs, local companies, local authorities and NHS trusts. Some of his existing clients include Newsquest, Laing O’Rourke, MS Society, Yodel, Carlsberg, Carillion, Scottish Ambulance Service, MAN Truck & Bus, Whitbread, LaFarge Tarmac, Shanks, Rank, PSA Peugeot Citroen, Brakes, ATS Euromaster, AG Barr, Bond Helicopters and Chivas. His contacts and in-depth knowledge across a number of sectors allow Sven to provide high quality advice with the aim of always providing best value to suit our client’s needs.