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Christopher Lavery

B.Sc (Hons), MRICS
Director of Valuation and Advisory Services

50 George Street
London
W1U 7GA

christopher.lavery@colliers.com

Office: +44 20 7344 6517

Mobile: +44 (0)7816998813

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Director in the EMEA Valuation & Advisory team with extensive international real estate experience (15 yrs) in all markets in Europe.  Specialist in Loan Security and Non-Performing Loan portfolio valuation assignments working with private equity groups, financiers.  Regularly provide advice on distressed asset valuations, business plan reviews and health checks.

I have undertaken complex development and investment valuations such as a large development site for a mixed use development in Munich and Cyprus as well as presitigous buildings in core markets Paris, London, Berlin, Amsterdam and Madrid.

Very good understanding of the European logistics market having worked as fund valuer to Prologis, Hansteen Holdings and Goodman European Logistics Fund.

Unique experience in valuing government owned property: Embassys, Consular offices and Diplomatic Residences and compounds

Key Clients: JP Morgan, Cerberus, Oaktree, Deutsche Bank,  Ras Al Khaimah Government, FCO, US State Department

Accomplishments

Major jobs in 2014 include:
-Project Salt -(US private equity group) - Valuation of 21 assets in Hungary, Switzerland, Croatia and Belgium
- Project Stone (US private equity group) - Valuation of Pan European NPL portfolio of 138 assets in 10 European countries, the US and South Africa.
-Project Tower - Valuation of NPL portfolio on behalf of Kildare Partners (UK, Ireland, Germany and Spain)
-Valuation for loan security purposes of 4 office buildings in The Netherlands acquired by Moor Park Capital in 2014
-Valuation of mixed use asset (office, retail, hotel) in Paseo de la Castellana 198-208, Madrid, Spain on behalf of Deutsche Bank in June 2014
- Project Achill - Valuation of 60 assets in the Republic of Ireland , Northern Ireland, Scotland and England as part of an NPL portfolio for JP Morgan
Extensive valuation work across Africa: Namibia, The Gambia, Mozambique, Kenya, Senegal, South Africa

Expertise

Valuation and Advisory Services, Financial Analysis, Retail, Office, Residential / Multi-Family, Mixed-Use, Land, Industrial and Logistics

Clients

Deutsche Bank, Aareal Bank, JP Morgan, DBS Bank, ING Bank, Nomura, Wells Fargo, HSBC, Goodman European Logistics Fund, Moor Park Capital, Ras Al Khaimah, US Department of State, Cerberus Capital Management, Oaktree Capital, Kildare Partners, Mars Capital

Education

B.Sc. (Hons) in Real Estate Management and French from the University of the West of Scotland (formally Paisley University)

Affiliations & Memberships

RICS - Member of

51.51771000 -0.15450000

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