Savills has expanded its licensed leisure team with appointment of Siân Tunney and Paul Breen who will both based at the firm’s Margaret Street head office in London.
Siân and Paul have joined from CBRE and both previously worked at Colliers International. At Savills Siân will be focussing on valuations including large pub company portfolios and landlord and tenant/professional work. Paul will continue to deal with wide ranging sales, letting and acquisition instructions especially in central London.
Kevin Marsh, head of licensed leisure at Savills, comments: “Siân and Paul bring with them a wealth of experience that will further strengthen our licensed leisure team at Savills and our ability to provide a full service offering to our clients nationwide.
“The pub sector has really developed over the past few years with strong interest from investors and more competition to secure the prime assets, and we expect this to continue as the leisure market grows.”
Key clients for the licensed leisure division include Enterprise Inns, Greene King, Punch Taverns, Fuller Smith and Turner, Young’s, Mitchells and Butlers, Natwest, RBS and Santander. Savills now has a team of 21 specialising in the pub and restaurant sectors.