Richard joins from global real estate services company Avison Young, where he was a Director in the Valuation Consultancy department. He brings expertise in a broad spectrum of commercial, residential and development assets throughout the South West of England. With over 10 years’ post-qualification experience, he has undertaken and overseen valuation advice for loan security, accounting, acquisition, asset management and disposal purposes. He has a proven track record in growing and sustaining relationships with private and public sector clients including developers, local authorities and all the national banks.
Richard will also lead Aitchison Raffety’s platform expansion in the South West, identifying opportunities to grow and refine the property advisory offering throughout the region.
Ian Wimpenny, Director and Head of Valuation at Aitchison Raffety, commented “These are exciting times at Aitchison Raffety as we push forward with our ambitious growth strategy. Richard is a first-class addition to the team, bringing with him not only a wealth of experience and contacts in the South West region but also the energy and fresh thinking, which will help shape the future of our business”.