Martin Holland has joined M J Mapp from Capita Real Estate as M J Mapp’s Head of Client Accounting bringing with him over 30 years’ experience of looking after accounting and financial compliance across a wide range of commercial and corporate portfolios.

Prior to Capita, Martin spent 19 years at NB Real Estate, setting up and managing their Property Management Accounting function working extensively with many of the UK’s largest funds and property owners.

Martin specialises in providing a full array of client accounting solutions and developing systems and will work closely with Mary-Ann Dunn (Head of Property Accounting) and Rob Stark (Head of Strategy and Operations) to ensure M J Mapp continues to meet and exceed clients’ expectations and to develop its proptech and reporting solutions.

Nigel Mapp commenting on Martin’s appointment said:

I am excited about Martin joining the Executive Team at M J Mapp and in particular working alongside Rob and Mary-Ann.  This appointment reinforces our commitment to providing a robust accounting function for our clients as we continue to grow our business.’

M J Mapp is a market leader in the management of commercial and mixed use property and employs nearly 250 people to manage around £8.75 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

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M J Mapp has added to recent successes by fighting off tough competition to be voted the UK’s Commercial Property Manager of the Year 2017 at the Property Week Management All Stars Awards.

The Award reflects the investment made in the business over the last 12 months, its growth and the continued high levels of service and is the sectors pre-eminent award.

M J Mapp were also shortlisted for three other awards at the awards held at the Grosvensor House on the 2nd November.

Nigel Mapp commenting on the award said:
“It’s a privilege to have won this prestigious award and recognises our commitment to be the best in our chosen sector. It is a team award and testament to the hard work of the 250 strong team that deliver that service day in day out”

Founded in 1998, M J Mapp is a market leader in the property management sector and employs nearly 250 people to manage around £8.75 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading UK funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.
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M J Mapp have been awarded two Green Apple Awards in recognition of their work in embedding sustainable business practices across their property management services.

Awards were received for their centrally managed sustainability strategy which, since altering the scope of their Environmental Management System, now extends to all property under management; and for a specific waste management initiative at 55 Bishopsgate, EC2 a large office building in Central London.

Carl Brooks, M J Mapp’s Head of Sustainability, said:

“It is incredibly satisfying to win these awards as they demonstrate how a clear strategy enables improved performance across the business.  I am especially pleased for the team at 55 Bishopsgate for seizing the initiative and to improve their local performance and it illustrates the success we have had in engaging our property management teams and supply chain since the changes made to their EMS”

M J Mapp is a market leader in the management of commercial and mixed use property and employs nearly 250 people to manage around £8.75 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

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Victoria Steventon and Julian Radcliffe have been appointed as Directors of M J Mapp in the portfolio management team.

Victoria joins from CBRE to head up the 30+ Northern Portfolio Management team. Based in Manchester Victoria will also manage a number of high profile and large asset offices.

Julian Radcliffe joins the London team and along with Duncan  MacIver will head up the London Portfolio Management Team and also manage a number of M J Mapp’s significant instructions including Stockley Park.

Both Julian and Victoria will work with Tom Peasgood who remains Head of UK Portfolio Management.

Nigel Mapp commenting on the appointments said:

“Victoria and Julian have joined us at exciting times.  Their insight and experience will be invaluable as we grow both in London and more intentionally in Manchester and I am extremely pleased they decided to join our senior management team.”

Founded in 1998, M J Mapp is a market leader in the property management sector and employs nearly 250 people to manage around £8 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading UK funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

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M J Mapp have been appointed by Dubai-based developer SRG Holdings Ltd to manage High Holborn Estate which consists of nine buildings providing a mix of office, retail and residential accommodation.

 

Nigel Mapp commenting on the new instructions said:

“Delighted to have been appointed to manage High Holborn Estate on behalf of SRG. The Specialist London Office team are feeling particularly invigorated by the recent growth activity of London office buildings under management.”

Founded in 1998, M J Mapp is a market leader in the property management sector and employs nearly 235 people to manage around £7.25 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading UK funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

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M J Mapp are delighted to confirm appointment to manage Westgate Shopping Park for Dimah Capital.

The addition of the 142,000 sq ft shopping park in Basildon represents Dimah’s largest retail investment in the UK to date and we continue to build our position as their preferred UK John Michell, M J Mapp’s Head of Retail said:

“We are very much looking forward to working with Dimah and their UK advisors to enhance this asset and are delighted to continue
growing the relationship with Dimah Capital.”

M J Mapp is a market leader in the property management sector and employs nearly 250 people to manage around £7.25 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading UK funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

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M J Mapp are delighted to be supporting Propski once again.  The ski trip aimed to bring together like-minded property professionals across the industry.

As previous years, M J Mapp will be sponsoring the Masters Race for those who are in Propski terms ‘over the hill’. The Masters is a GS race open to anybody over 35 and will give us all the opportunity to show the young guns a thing or two.

Booking for 2018 is now open, to find out more check out the website www.propski.co.uk

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M J Mapp have been appointed by Joint Treasure to manage 3 St James Square which was recently acquired from Schroders’ WELPUT Fund. The building which extends to just over 50,000sq ft is let to a variety of occupiers including Riverstone and Silver Ridge.

They are also working on the relaunch of 10 Stratton Street – formerly the home of GVA Grimley and following comprehensive remodelling and refurbishment comprises 41,000  sq ft of Grade A office accommodation.

Nigel Mapp commenting on the new instructions said:

“The Specialist London Office Team are really excited to have been appointed by Joint Treasure on these two office buildings, which adds to the growing number of Central London office buildings under management.”

Founded in 1998, M J Mapp is a market leader in the property management sector and employs nearly 232 people to manage around £7.25 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading UK funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

 

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M J Mapp have been appointed by Crosby Group to manage 50 Bank Street located in the heart of the Canary Wharf Estate.

The landmark office building occupies a prominent site south of Jubilee Park and comprises 228,868 sq ft of Grade A Office, retail and ancillary accommodation. Addington Capital asset manage the property for Crosby.

It is the second landmark building in as many years that M J Mapp have taken on from the previous property managers. In 2014 we took on the management of 5 Churchill Place.

Nigel Mapp commenting on the new instruction said:

“Our Specialist Big Office Building Team are really excited to be managing another landmark Canary Wharf property and we are delighted to be acting for Crosby Group and to be working with Addington Capital.”

Founded in 1998, M J Mapp is a market leader in the property management sector and employs nearly 225 people to manage around £7.25 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading UK funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

 

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For further information please contact:
Ingrid Connor
Ingrid.connor@mjmapp.com 020 7908 5500

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M J Mapp have been appointed by Westbrook Partners to manage a national portfolio which consists of 11 assets in the office, retail warehouse and industrial sectors.

Nigel Mapp commenting on the new instruction said:
‘’It’s a privilege to be appointed by Westbrook Partners on their newly acquired portfolio. This is a significant and exciting instruction for the team at M J Mapp and a great start to 2017.”

Duncan MacIver of M J Mapp said:

 We are very much looking forward to working with the team at Westbrook to enhance the appearance and service delivery at these properties and look forward to growing the relationship with them.

 David Collard, Managing Principal of Westbrook, said:

“We are delighted to be working with M J Mapp on this new £80 million investment. MJM have been working alongside us from the start of the due diligence process, and we are confident that we have chosen the right partner to manage the real estate for us going forward.”

 

 

M J Mapp is a market leader in the property management sector and employs nearly 225 people to manage around £7.25 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading UK funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

 

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For further information please contact:
Nigel Mapp
nigel.mapp@mjmapp.com 020 7908 5501

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M J Mapp are delighted to announce several strategic senior level hires;

Nigel Mapp commenting on these new appointments said:
‘I am excited about these strategic appointments and the growth of our regional office network and am looking forward to all the challenges and opportunities that lie in store as we enter 2017.’

Rob Stark (Executive Director, Head of Property Management Operations and Strategy)
Rob Stark will be joining M J Mapp in April 2017 in this newly created role and will work closely with David Clein and join M J Mapp’s Executive Board. Rob has spent most of his career at Capita (previously Nelson Bakewell) and will bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to the senior management team and help develop and deliver improved service levels across the business.

Mary-Ann Dunn (Executive Director, Head of Accounting)
Mary-Ann Dunn will join M J Mapp in early 2017 to head up our Accounting Operation and be a key member of the Executive Board. Mary-Ann is very well thought of throughout the property industry and shares our vigour and passion for a robust process driven accounting platform and joins M J Mapp from Jones Lang where she has held various senior positions.

Ian Bowles (Director, Head of Client Accounting)
Ian joined M J Mapp as Head of Client Accounting at the end of 2016. Ian brings a wealth of relevant pragmatic experience from his time at Workman and GVA and will become a key member of our senior team.

Robert Cook (Director, Offices)
Robert joins us early 2017 as Director within our Big Office Buildings team. Robert will be a much valued and welcome member of the senior team with over 25 years’ experience managing premium assets in Central London most recently at Cushman and Wakefield and Jones Lang.

Founded in 1998, M J Mapp is a market leader in the property management sector and employs nearly 250 people to manage around £7.25 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading UK funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

For further information please contact Ingrid Connor
ingrid.connor@mjmapp.com
020 7908 5500

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M J Mapp have been appointed by Chinese Estates to manage 14 St George Street in Mayfair.

The four storey building comprises 51,861 sq ft of open plan office space and will become multi-let following the decision of Kleinwort Benson to vacate some of their space. 

Nigel Mapp commenting on the new instruction said:

‘’It’s a privilege to be appointed by Chinese Estates on this significant and high profile building and is one of a number of new instructions from Asian investors who continue to find London an attractive place to invest capital.”

M J Mapp is a market leader in the property management sector and employs nearly 225 people to manage around £7.25 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading UK funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

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For further information please contact:
Nigel Mapp
nigel.mapp@mjmapp.com 020 7908 5501

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M J Mapp are pleased to announce the opening of a new office in Birmingham in January 2017.

The new regional office will be a key component in the strategic plan of enhancing our regional presence.

The new office will assist in supporting the growing number of properties M J Mapp manage for its client base outside London and the South East.

Tom Bates is joining M J Mapp’s new Birmingham office from Cushman and Wakefield. Kal Aziz who has been with M J Mapp for over 10 years will head up the new office.

Nigel Mapp commenting on the expansion said:
‘I am excited about the opening of our new Birmingham office which is a key milestone in the growth of our regional offices. We plan to increase headcount during the course of 2017 in London and the regions and this new office will undoubtedly benefit both our clients and the occupiers of all our managed buildings in the Midlands.’

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We are already getting a little bit excited about Propski in Tignes January 2017.

M J Mapp will once again be sponsoring the Masters Race on the Tuesday afternoon for those of us who are in Propski terms ‘over the hill’. The Masters is a GS race open to anybody over 35 and will give us all the opportunity to show the young guns a thing or two.

So if you fit the bill and would quite like to dust down the Nevica all in one skisuit, your bobble hat and Salomon Rear Entry Ski Boots join us and other like minded property professionals  at  www.propski.co.uk – you could be the winner of the M J Mapp Masters Cup!

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The Church Commissioners, who manage the historic assets of the Church of England in support of its work and mission across the country, have recently appointed M J Mapp to manage their Commercial Property portfolio following a comprehensive tender process.

The 60 strong property portfolio is diverse in nature ranging from shops, offices and industrial estates across the UK to buildings that have been within Church ownership for hundreds of years.

 Nigel Mapp commenting on the new instruction said:

‘’It’s a privilege to be appointed to manage this portfolio and the  M J Mapp team are delighted and excited in equal measure at the opportunity.”

 Founded in 1998, M J Mapp is a market leader in the property management sector and employs nearly 200 people to manage around £7.25 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading UK funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

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For further information please contact:
Nigel Mapp
nigel.mapp@mjmapp.com 020 7908 5501

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M J Mapp attended the Breaking Barriers Summit which was put together specifically for 250 leaders and senior managers from local government and the NHS.

The task was to tackle collaboration and integration of services – to make better use of assets, more effective management of facilities and technology led opportunities to achieve their goals.

The Summit will act as a catalyst for change and enable changes in policy, strategy and operation that will go to the heart of addressing the challenges facing the health and social care economy.

Delegates will have the chance to engage with the Breaking Barriers report findings and recommendations through presentation and participation with the case studies by the report authors and supporters.

The breakout sessions will explore in detail how existing processes and technology can work within the frameworks, focusing on three areas.

Download the full report to see M J Mapp’s contribution on page 41.

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M J Mapp are pleased to announce that Seb Young has re-joined the company having left to spend a brief period with CBRE.

Seb has joined for a second term as an Associate Director based in London.

Seb will be taking a lead role in M J Mapp’s CBRE Global Investors and AEW property management mandates.

Nigel Mapp commenting on the recruitment of Seb said:

 “We’re all delighted to be working with Seb again.  He is both well-known and well-liked and it is great to have him back”.

Founded in 1998, M J Mapp is a market leader in the property management sector and employs nearly 200 people to manage around £7.25 billion of commercial property and 4,500 occupiers throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading UK funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

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M J Mapp are pleased to announce their appointment to manage one of Europe’s premier business parks.

Stockley Park just North of London Heathrow occupies 150 acres and contains over 1.7m sq ft of high quality offices with occupiers including Apple, Canon, IMG, GlaxoSmithKline and Marks & Spencer.

M J Mapp have been appointed by the board of directors who represent the building owners at Stockley Park.

Leading directors are Stuart Bedford, Aston Woodward and William Gear. Their aim is to steer the business park into being a first class environment in which to work.

 Aston Woodward commented:

“We are delighted to have appointed M J Mapp as this will not only be about property management but re-positioning of the park in order that it is fit for purpose. This year is the 30th Anniversary of the Park and we want to ensure it is best placed to serve occupiers for the future.

As a starting point we have already developed, in conjunction with specialists, a number of traffic initiatives, made plans for improved amenities and have recruited the Park manager from Green Park to assist in the delivery.”

Adrian Allen who heads up M J Mapp’s Big Business Park team commenting on the appointment said:

“We are delighted to have been appointed to manage Stockley Park and excited to have the opportunity to develop a strategy to modernise and improve what has always been one of the UK’s most well known and high profile business parks.”

Founded in 1998, M J Mapp is a market leader in the property management sector and employs nearly 200 people to manage around £7.25 billion of commercial property throughout the United Kingdom for a variety of leading UK funds, REIT’s and other investors in Real Estate.

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For further information please contact:
Nigel Mapp
nigel.mapp@mjmapp.com 020 7908 5501

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