Nick Shepherd Non-Executive Chairman
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Nick joined in 2013 as a board member at Riverside Capital and a member of the Investment Committee, becoming Non-Executive Chairman in 2015. He has over 30 years experience as a UK property adviser, operating at the highest levels in the private and public sectors. His experience includes asset management, development, investment and occupational work, advising institutions, property companies and charities, as well as public sector bodies, including the Bank of England and the Crown Estate. Nick is a member of the Investment, Audit, Remuneration and Nominations Committees.
1988Drivers Jonas – Asset Management Partner
Responsible for a mix of residential and commercial portfolios, primarily London based, for the Crown Estate and various trusts and charities. Key achievements included the restructuring of the lease of Spencer House, St James’s Place, SW1, leading to its refurbishment and extension.
1990Drivers Jonas – Investment Partner
Established a new investment and development advisory business before joining the Board in 1995. Won key instructions during this time including asset management of Christ’s Hospital’s £120m portfolio and advisory position on One New Change, EC4 for the BOE leading to a £187.5m sale to land securities.
2010Drivers Jonas LLP / Deloitte LLP – Managing Partner / CEO
Led negotiations for the merger of Drivers Jonas with Deloitte. Joined the executive board of Deloitte from 2010 to 2012 and appointed Vice Chairman in 2012. Special responsibility for Risk Management and compliance within the real estate teams, and senior member of the valuation panel, dealing with complex rental and capital valuations.