Apperly Estates celebrated its Centenary in 2019, swiftly followed by the challenging circumstances of the Covid-19 lockdowns in 2020/21. With the economic outlook now looking a little more certain, we are turning our attention to refurbishment and development projects on a number of properties in our portfolio.
We remain a private company and our focus is on central London office and retail properties and multi-let industrial estates.
Our properties provide a total of some 385,000 sq.ft. of commercial floorspace, with 39 tenants producing a gross annual rent of £5.2 million.
Tenants in the portfolio include Andretti Formula E, Bowmer & Kirkland, Chaumet,EDF, Halfords, Howdens, Just Digital, Portman Healthcare, Rheon Labs and Sky Telecommunications Services.
DAVID APPERLY (MA, MRICS) Chairman since 1997 and a member of the Board since 1991. He also works as a consultant with Kinney Green, London based Chartered Surveyors, and advises specialist occupiers, private investors and small property companies.
RICHARD MERRIAM (FRICS) joined the Board in 2007. He has over 30′ years experience in the commercial property investment market, at St Quintin and three other practices of Chartered Surveyors and is now at Richard Merriam Associates.
RACHEL AZCONA (BSc) joined the Board in 2008. She worked for over 25 years in the pharmaceutical industry for Glaxo SmithKline. She is now an independent strategic marketing consultant to the healthcare industry.
ALISON WINKFIELD has been a Board Director since 1997. Her professional experience is primarily in the travel industry and she is a Director of Winkfield Property Management Ltd.
PETER MULLINEUX, (MEng) joined the board in 2015. He has over fifteen years’ experience in the investment management industry. He is a director at US firm AllianceBernstein (AB) where he works in equity business development covering global, emerging markets and US services.
JONATHAN STEVENSON (BSc MRICS) joined the board on 1st September 2016. He has over 15 years experience in the commercial property sector, seven of which were spent at Fletcher King where he managed the Apperly Estates portfolio. Jonathan is a partner at Knight Frank and heads up their Build to Rent team.
JONATHAN HOULTON (BSc ACA) Director of Finance, joined the Company in April 2018, was formerly Group Finance Director of ISG plc. He qualified at Arthur Andersen and has also acted as a Trustee of St Christopher’s Hospice.