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Greg Styles

B.Sc (Hons), MRICS
Head of Retail Development & Leeds Office

1 Broad Gate
The Headrow

Office: +44 113 200 1818

Mobile: +44 7795 010200


Greg is a retail property and development specialist with nearly 25 years’ experience, who advises clients across the UK on all aspects of retail agency, development and investment. He provides advice on food stores, shopping centres, out of town and all other forms of retail and mixed use development.  His expertise includes master planning, scheme design, development appraisals, compulsory purchase, leasing, development agreements and the sale and funding of projects.  Greg is a particular expert in food store development and is retained by Sainsbury's to advise them on their programme of new supermarket developments, extensions and replacements across the north of England.  He also has a strong track record in advising both private and public sector clients on the development of new shopping centres and other retail developments.


  • Colliers’ Client Director for Sainsbury's and St Modwen.
  • In the last eight years, he has advised Sainsbury's on the acquisition, extension or replacement of over 30 supermarkets.
  • Greg has advised public sector clients on major projects in towns such as Barnsley, Wakefield, Harrogate and Mansfield.
  • Advised on the acquisition and asset management, leasing and development of numerous shopping schemes including the recent purchase of Billingham and Kirkby town centres for St Modwen.


Brokerage: Landlord Representation, Development Consulting


Sainsbury's, St Modwen, Langtree


Greg graduated from Reading University in 1991 with a First Class BSc (Hons) in Land Management. He qualified as MRICS in 1993 whilst at Healey and Baker, where he was made Partner.

He is now one of Colliers International's most experienced retail property professionals and heads the Retail Development Department as well as the Leeds Office.

Greg also heads the Leeds Office of Colliers International, where he manages a team of around 50 staff covering most property sectors and disciplines.


"Over the last five years, the Retail team at Colliers International has been a vital component in Sainsbury’s drive to expand our food store representation. As our retained agents and property advisors on supermarkets in the North of England, they have been pivotal in delivering a strong pipeline of new space, including Heaton Park in Manchester which is our largest “at grade” store. Their expertise, professionalism and commitment is second to none and Sainsbury’s value the support that they provide to our property activities very highly."


  Chris Templeman - Head of Property Development

            Sainsbury's Supermarkets

Affiliations & Memberships

The Shop Agents Society, British Council of Shopping Centres, Institute of Directors, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

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