Maven strengthens senior management team
Maven Capital Partners has promoted Colin Anderson and Andrew Whiteley from Maven’s specialist property investment team to partnership positions. from Maven’s specialist property investment team to partnership positions.
The strengthening of its partnership base reflects Maven’s continued commitment to expanding Maven’s property investment offering.
Mr Anderson, pictured, joined Maven in 2014 to further grow Maven’s property investment business, having previously spent 11 years in the corporate banking and real estate finance roles at The Royal Bank of Scotland.
Since joining Maven as an investment director, he has been responsible for growing the number of property assets from five to 23 and has led investments in the student accommodation, hotel, office space and residential sectors, He has also been instrumental in increasing the Gross Development Value of these assets from £41m to £295m, prior to recent exits, and has led, or co-led, eight investments with a value of £135m and raised total equity of £47m.
Mr Whiteley joined Maven in 2013 to help further advance Maven’s diversification into property investment and development and has been instrumental in the division’s growth.
Key to this has been his relationship with Hong Kong and Singapore based investment group, IP Investment Management (IPIM), with which Maven has collaborated on eight high value property development projects in the student accommodation sector. Mr Whiteley joined Maven from Hotbed, where, as co-head of property, he had responsibility for portfolio management, sourcing, structuring and executing transactions on behalf of high net worth investors. Prior to his role at Hotbed, Mr Whiteley ointly ran the £2bn flagship UK commercial property fund at New Star Asset Management.
Bill Nixon, managing partner, said: “We are very pleased to announce these partnership promotions, which reflect the excellent contribution both Andrew and Colin have built upon over the years as property investment directors at Maven.”