London, 20th June 2017 – Jon Walker is the latest name to join Select Property Group’s growing development team. He joins as the business continues its expansion, with nine operational schemes, 11 with planning and in development and more to be announced across the UK.
Appointed as Procurement Manager for the Group, Jon brings with him over 18 years’ experience gained at Barratt Developments plc, one of the largest residential property development companies in the UK, where he was most recently Group Procurement Manager.
Based at Select’s Head Office in Alderley Edge, Jon will work with the development team to deliver consistency and drive value across the Group’s brands; providing processes and systems to enable efficient purchasing and support how the business is run.
Talking about his appointment, Chief Commercial Officer, Mark Oakes, said:
“It’s fantastic to have Jon on board and will allow us to develop new and existing supplier partnerships and provide commercial value for the business. With a huge development pipeline and a clear and determined direction, Select is a massively ambitious and energetic company to work for.”
Fundamentally different to traditional property businesses, Select delivers property brands with a long term vision and value. Not only does it create market-leading, branded assets, it nurtures and builds vibrant communities within them. It has waiting lists of customers wanting to live with them and attracts retail and institutional investors from around the world.
It has three property brands in its portfolio, with Vita Student, CitySuites and Affinity Living projects across the country.
Since 2014, Select has delivered 2,000 properties, and generated rental revenue of £40m. Before 2020, it will deliver a further 7,500 units from a secured pipeline across the UK.
Select has offices in Manchester, London, Dubai, Shanghai, Singapore and Beijing. For more information visit www.selectproperty.com