Leadership & Management Team

Julian Long MRICS

Founder Managing Director +44 (0)20 8629 0645

With a professional background in real estate fund management, Julian is a passionate influence behind the focus, cohesion and dedicated culture of our business. He brings first hand, highly relevant sector specific knowledge to our company, combined with almost 2 decades of international property recruitment, at all levels across a range of countries.

Julian remains very active within our business, with a particular focus on the direction and wider strategy of the company, and overseeing the delivery of key client instructions. He is also involved in the recruitment, extensive training and continuous development of our Consultants.

Louise Harman

Founder Director +44 (0)161 694 9717

As one of the UK’s most experienced Real Estate recruiters, Louise brings a wealth of market knowledge and recruitment experience to our business, gained with an enviable list of international clients. As the company continues to grow, Louise has blended her recruitment activities with operational responsibilities, overseeing and driving the performance management of our team. Under her stewardship, we consistently achieve market leading results, a key factor behind our significant success for our clients and candidates.

Tim Forbes

Director +44 (0)20 8629 0641

Having joined the business only 18 months into its launch, Tim has been a fundamental part of the company’s progression, expansion and diversification. After a hugely successful period within the Manchester team, Tim relocated to open and run the London office with a remit to create a multi-national team to focus on shopping centres and real estate. His activities for the company have taken him around the world and he now boasts a wealth of senior level experience working in more than 20 countries. He continues to grow, diversify and lead our highly successful London office.

Alex Rowbottom

Director +44 (0)161 694 9721

A graduate in Sport & Exercise Science, Alex joined the company in 2013 and progressed at an impressive rate with our business. Starting as a Resourcer in our UK Shopping Centre Team, which she went on to lead, Alex is now responsible for leading our Manchester office, with a particular emphasis on client engagement and Consultant development. Under Alex’s direct influence, not only has the company seen the development of similarly exceptional Consultants but also significant growth into new sectors and overseas markets.

Kat Whitehead

Marketing Manager +44 (0)161 694 9718

Kat joined the business in 2015 and has progressed from Marketing Executive to Management. Kat is tasked with advancing and developing our marketing strategy and has played an integral role in the completion of our re-brand and internationalised website launch. Kat has a wealth of knowledge across a range of marketing disciplines and will continue to help business development and growth through diversifying and expanding our marketing activities.

Mark Cherry

Operations Manager +44 (0)161 694 9719

Mark joined the business in May 2018 and handles the companies financial management, office management, relationships with external providers, HR management and develops the businesses procedures and strategies.

Stephen Perrin

Consultant Finance Director +44 (0)161 694 9715

Stephen specialises in working with entrepreneurial owner managed SME’s at various stages of their life cycle. With vast, multi-sector experience including over 10 years at senior level within the recruitment arena, not only does he provide our business with vital financial operational structure and governance, as a valued member of the Board he also contributes to our overall strategy and focus.

Denise Walker

Executive Advisor +44 (0)161 694 9715

Denise is an industry leading coach and board level Advisor who has worked in the recruitment arena since 1986. A Fellow of the IRP, Denise has a wealth of experience in helping businesses develop and grow and as a Consultant to our company provides valuable strategic advice to our Directors and market-leading training to our wider team.