People

Josh Pater

Partner

Location
London (West End)

Contact Josh
T: +44 (0)20 3486 3473
E: jpater@geraldeve.com

Joshua is a Partner, based in our London Office with over 13 years of experience within Logistics and Industrial markets.

He specialises in the disposal and acquisition of Industrial and Logistics assets with a particular focus on Urban Logistics across the London and South East regions.  Joshua is also experienced in the development of multi let industrial estates having advised developers and landlords on schemes varying in size from 50,000 sq. ft. – 250,000 sq. ft.

Specific experience

Joshua’s advises both landlords and occupiers and clients include SEGRO, L&G, Orchard Street Investment Management, Telereal Trillium, Caisson Asset Management and BMO Real Estate Partners.  In the last 12 months, Joshua has transacted in excess of 750,000 sq. ft. of multi let industrial and logistics property across London and the South East. He is currently advising clients on a range of single and multi-let assets across the South East of England.

Acting on behalf of Ocado, Joshua provides acquisition and disposal advice, assisting with their growth across the country. He has acquired a significant portion of their distribution portfolio including sites at  Erith, Ruislip, Welwyn Garden City, Barking, Park Royal, Oxford and West Drayton, in all totalling over 1m sq. ft.

Joshua has advised occupational clients including BT, Mercedes Benz and Vodafone in disposing of surplus assets including a 20,000 sq. ft. switching centre at Crossways Business Park, Dartford; a 50,000 sq ft dispatch warehouse in Milton Keynes and vacant industrial sites in the Home Counties. In 2018 Joshua was involved in a number of significant disposals, achieving record breaking prices. These have included a 100,000 sq. ft. former paper manufacturing facility in Belvedere, a 5 acre former parcel hub in Dartford and a multi let business park in South Hertfordshire.

Joshua also and works closely with our Capital Markets team in providing due diligence on new acquisitions and occupational clients with regards disposals including corporate real estate considerations and portfolio strategies.

Joshua is a Member of the RICS and National Committee Advisor of the Industrial Agents Society.