Aitchison Raffety, a national property consultancy, is delighted to welcome Graham Cooke as an Area Director within its Valuation division.

Graham has a wealth of property experience in the Northwest of England and will be responsible for building our business in Manchester and the north of the country.

With over 35 years’ experience across a wide geography, Graham has held senior positions at Director and Partner level in multidisciplinary practices. He has primarily been involved in valuing a wide range of commercial properties for multiple purposes including bank security, tax, probate and for corporate requirements.

A Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors for over 25 years, Graham is also an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and has experience of providing Expert Witness reports for court cases as well as providing property management and lease advice.

Ian Wimpenny, Director & Head of Valuation, commented, “We are delighted to welcome Graham to the team. His profile, experience and expertise speak for themselves, and we’re really excited by the prospect of him leading and developing our valuation offering in the Northwest region. This represents another significant step forward in realising our ambition to grow our national footprint, delivering a greater depth of coverage for our clients.”