Palmer Capital appoint Charles Allen to the board…

by | Sep 12, 2018 | Staff

Palmer Capital are delighted to announce the appointment of Charles Allen to the board of directors. Charles Allen joined Palmer Capital in 2013 as an Associate Director and was promoted to Acquisition Director in 2015, where he became a member of the senior management team.

Prior to joining Palmer Capital, Charles was in the Corporate Finance Real Estate team at Ernst & Young where he focussed on capital raising, M&A and restructuring, and prior to that at BNP Paribas Real Estate where he focussed on buying and leasing Central London assets. Charles has an MA from the University of Edinburgh and MSc from Oxford Brookes. Charles is a member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS).

At Palmer Capital, Charles has oversight for the Company’s acquisitions and for business development. He has been fundamental to the growth of Palmer Capital’s in-house acquisition division and growth in the assets under management. Charles will join the current board which comprises:

–               Ray Palmer, Founder & Chairman

–               Alex Price, Chief Executive

–               Rupert Sheldon, Head of Core REIM

–               Chris Button, Head of Value Add REIM

–               Emma Cullen, Chief Operating Officer

Palmer Capital continues to be a leading creator and manager of assets via its regulated investment management activities and its unique minority ownership stakes in regional property companies.

Having celebrated its 25th year last year, 2018 has seen Palmer Capital continue to live up to its entrepreneurial nature, having recently announced its launch of its specialist a build-to-rent (BTR) business, Packaged Living, which aims to deliver 1,500 units over the next three years. In addition to this, earlier in the year the firm appointed Darryll Colthrust, as their Director of Innovation, who has been appointed to lead in the planning and delivery of Palmer Capital’s digital transformation strategy, which aims to standardise, automate, digitise and put data at the heart of the firms operations to enable it to drive and promote agile decision making in a changing world.