Retail property consultancy GCW has appointed Michael Hardy to its owner division as it looks to strengthen its lease advisory capabilities.
Hardy has extensive experience within the sector, having advised landlords on shopping centres and town centre assets at Lee Baron for 23 years.
He said: “I felt that the timing was ideal for me to make the move. Joining GCW, with their reputation for industry thought leadership, seemed like the obvious choice in advancing my career and future prospects. I’m enthusiastic about being part of this forward-thinking company and am eager to contribute to the team.”
Nick Warr, head of GCW’s owner team, added: “We are committed to growing our business by fifty percent over the next four years and Michael’s appointment is a significant step in this drive. We will continue to invest in the development of our staff while also seeking to recruit the best talent in our industry.
“Our breadth of knowledge and enthusiasm allows us to provide holistic town centre advice to seek out opportunities to add value for our clients.”