BNP Paribas Real Estate has revealed details of its new 11-strong UK board following the acquisition of Strutt & Parker.
BNP PRE also confirmed that the acquisition had now completed.
The new board comprises seven former members of the Strutt & Parker senior team and four BNP PRE executives.
BNP PRE Advisory UK’s new board comprises:
Andy Martin – chief executive officer. Formerly the senior partner at Strutt & Parker.
Etienne Prongué – deputy chief executive officer. Formerly head of the international investment group at BNP PRE.
Pascal Maury – managing director support functions & integration. Formerly head of human resources at BNP PRE.
Damian Cronk – head of commercial transaction. Previously headed the commercial business and West End team at Strutt & Parker.
Simon Kibblewhite – head of residential development & planning. Previously led the UK development and planning teams at Strutt & Parker.
Paul Abrey – head of property management & professional services. Formerly head of professional services at BNP PRE.
Stephen Wolfe – head of valuation. Formerly head of valuation at Strutt & Parker.
James Farrell – head of rural. Formerly head of rural consultancy and chairman of Strutt & Parker’s northern region covering Yorkshire and the North East.
Guy Robinson – head of residential agency. Formerly head of the residential estate agency department of Strutt & Parker.
Mark England – chief operating officer and co-chairman of the regional executive. Formerly chief operating officer at BNP PRE and responsible for the firm’s regional business. Before that, he was chief executive of BNP PRE UK.
Will Gemmill – co-chairman of the regional executive. Formerly national head of farming and eastern regional chairman.
England and Abrey were both members of BNP PRE’s old UK board, which used to comprise four executive members.
Thierry Laroue-Pont, chief executive of BNP PRE, said: “This merger is an opportunity to create a new major European adviser by bringing together the strengths and skills of two exceptional groups of people.
“Our new UK Board reflects this, demonstrating our balanced business model and ability to offer clients complete coverage in every asset type, across the UK.”