CBRE, the world’s leading real estate advisor, has appointed Jonathan Priestley as a Senior Director in its UK Industrial & Logistics team. He joins the firm from Baytree Logistics Properties, a pan European logistics developer where he was Executive Director & Founder.
Jonathan specialises in advising occupiers, leasing, warehouse design, master planning, development and delivery.
During his successful 20-year career Jonathan has transacted many distribution deals in the UK, Europe and Asia across a broad range of occupiers including retailers, 3rd party logistics providers, and manufacturers. He also advises the UK Business Council for Sustainable Development.
In his new role, Jonathan will be working closely with the existing UK National Industrial Advisory and Transaction team to spearhead the growth of the Occupier focus in the Distribution sector.
Paul Farrow, Head of Industrial Agency, CBRE UK comments “Jonathan is highly regarded across the industry and will be a great asset to the team. His breadth of experience, track record, and knowledge of the industrial sector will provide invaluable insight and further our holistic client offering.”
Jonathan Priestley comments: “The opportunities arising in this sector are greater than ever before and I look forward to working with CBRE’s dynamic team in continuing to deliver exceptional client outcomes.”