The GKRE team
Douglas has been providing Operators, Landlords and Agents in depth knowledge and experience in the flexible workspace market for over 15 years. Having started at Healey & Baker (now Cushman & Wakefield) moving on to SOS and then creating Douglas Green & Co., Douglas has acquired over 500,000 sq.ft. of office space throughout the UK specialising in traditional and non-traditional leases, management agreements and Freehold purchases. He has sold over 75 business centre premises including Longford, Gainsborough and Lime Kiln Business Centres to Regus and Reflex Managed offices to Clarendon Business Centres. Since the creation of GKRE in 2013 Douglas has continued to work closely with the flexible workspace operators throughout the UK and specialises in the Mergers and Acquisitions sector of the industry.
Will Kinnear MRICS
Having worked for Maynards in Sheffield, Rogers Chapman (now JLL) in London, Grubb and Ellis in San Francisco and as a consultant to numerous surveying practices throughout the UK, Will is well placed to provide Operators, Landlords and Agents in depth knowledge in the flexible workspace market. Will has worked in serviced office sector for over 10 years, as a consultant to Regus, he acquired multiple sites throughout the whole of the UK on various non-traditional deals from turnover leases to management agreements. Since the creation of GKRE with Douglas in 2013 Will has acquired over 350,000 sq.ft. new sites for LEO, Ventia (now The Boutique Workplace Co.), Clarendon business centres, The Space, Spaces and Regus amongst others throughout London and the UK.
Tara Siddons Deighton has over 15 years experience in the flexible workspace sector having worked with the big market leaders, smaller operators and start ups. Having studied Valuation and Estate Management at University she has a strong property background combined with the sales and operations experience from the flexible workspace industry she is able to advise and work on all aspects of the industry. Tara has extensive contacts throughout the UK and Europe and over the years has developed very strong working relationships with operators, landlords, brokers and agents.