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Roebuck Asset Management is a privately owned UK property asset management company delivering principled and innovative solutions to add value to UK commercial real estate.

Founded in 2009, we have managed a portfolio with an investment value in excess of £350 million, covering 2.50m sq ft of floor space across all main sectors.

£215m

Value of assets under management

£265m

Value of recent transactions

16

Current number of properties

£9.80m

Current rent roll p.a.

1.60m ft²

Under management

160 acres

Development Land

£350m

GDV

2009

Founded

17 Years

Average team experience

Our focus is UK commercial business space. The following provide some examples of our current and recently completed projects:

Victoria Way, Park Royal

Development

Value £8.00m
Area 95,000 sq ft
Location London
Role Asset/Development Management

Wardour Street, Soho

Office

Value £45.00m
Area 33,000 sq ft
Location London
Role Asset Management

Langley Park, Chippenham

Industrial/Development

Value £35.00m
Area 450,000 sq ft
Location South West
Role Asset/Project Management

Widnes, Viking Park

Development

Value £45.00m
Area 65 Acres
Location North West
Role Development Management

Carlisle Distribution Centre

Development

Value £30.00m
Area 50 acres
Location North West
Role Development Management

Speke Boulevard, Speke

Development

Value £40.00m
Area 48 Acres
Location North West
Role Asset/Development Management

Moneypenny Portfolio

Industrial/Office

Value £42.00m
Built area 660,000 sq ft
Location Nationwide
Role Asset Management

Uddington Portfolio

Industrial/Office

Value £20.00m
Area 300,000 sq ft
Location Nationwide
Role Asset Management

Eddie Stobart Portfolio

Distribution Warehousing

Value (Rent) £27.00m
Area (leased) 4,750,000 sq ft
Location Nationwide
Role Asset Management

Admiral Retail Park, Eastbourne

Retail Park

Value £25.80m
Value uplift 17.50%
Area 97,984 sq ft
Location South East
Role Asset/Project Management

Eddie Stobart, Sherburn in Elmet

Distribution Warehousing

Value £22.80m
Value uplift 38.18%
Area 397,630 sq ft
Location North East
Role Asset Management

Clayton Road, Hayes

Data centre

Value £26.75m
Value uplift 17.90%
Area 130,000 sq ft
Location South East
Role Asset Management

Bibby Distribution, Worcester

Distribution Warehousing

Value £6.40m
Value uplift 25.75%
Area 90,995 sq ft
Location Midlands
Role Asset Management

Hallamshire Court, Sheffield

Office

Value £1.90m
Value uplift 47.10%
Area 16,276 sq ft
Location North East
Role Asset Management

Eddie Stobart, Daresbury

Distribution Warehousing

Value £32.80m
Value uplift 9.89%
Area 368,000 sq ft
Location North West
Role Asset Management

UPS, Chelmsford

Distribution Warehousing

Value £3.60m
Value uplift 33.25%
Area 94,042 sq ft
Location South East
Role Asset/Development Management

Oxford Road Estate, Bilston

Multi-let industrial

Value £3.80m
Value uplift 33.25%
Area 114,912 sq ft
Location Midlands
Role Asset/Project Management

Import Services, Hedge End

Distribution Warehousing

Value £7.40m
Value uplift 24.30%
Area 113,017 sq ft
Location South East
Role Asset Management

Founded in 2009 by Hugh Macdonald-Brown and Nick Rhodes, Roebuck Asset Management has proven itself as a market leading asset and development manager in the business space sector.

Hugh Macdonald-Brown

Director

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Hugh Macdonald-Brown

Director

Hugh co-founded Roebuck in 2009. His expertise is in sourcing investment opportunities, with a particular focus on development land and the logistics sector.

Hugh’s property career started at Cass Business School where he completed the MA, before working at BNP Paribas Real Estate where he became a qualified member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

Hugh has successfully completed £350m of transactions since 2011 delivering exceptional value to his client holdings.

T : +44 (0) 20 7629 8489
M : +44 (0) 81 797 0916
E : hmb@roebuckam.co.uk
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Nick Rhodes

Director

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Nick Rhodes

Director

Nick co-founded Roebuck in 2009. His principal focus is on strategic Portfolio Management for a range of longstanding UK investor and corporate occupier clients. Nick has managed over £500m of UK real estate, predominantly in the office and industrial sectors – principally complex and asset management intensive; and has completed over £350m of successful property transactions.

Nick’s property career started at Cass Business School where he completed the MA, before working at Cluttons where he became a qualified member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. 

Nick is responsible for all regulatory and operational matters within the company.

T : +44 (0) 20 7629 8213
M : +44 (0) 78 1797 0707
E : nr@roebuckam.co.uk
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Charlie Seaton

Director

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Charlie Seaton

Director

Charlie joined Roebuck in 2011. He is responsible for all multi let holdings and planning related work within the portfolio.

Charlie’s property career started at BNP Paribas Real Estate where he qualified as a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

He is responsible for a variety of asset and development management projects, with a particular emphasis on occupier relationships, formulation of business plans - taking into consideration individual tenant objectives and overall investment strategy and working with developers across all sectors to identify higher value alternative uses.

T : +44 (0) 20 7629 8678
M : +44 (0) 77 7243 8119
E : cs@roebuckam.co.uk
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Richard Ashford

Director

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Richard Ashford

Director

Richard co-founded Roebuck Development Management in 2016 and is responsible for driving forward new opportunities within the development arm of the company.

Richard has worked previously at Holley Blake, Countryside PLC, European Director at Global Switch and continues to run Ashford Developments since 2002.  He has a proven track record in development in a wide range of sectors including commercial, retail, data centre and mixed use.

T : +44 (0)20 7629 8489
M : +44 (0) 7801 668367
E : ra@roebuckam.co.uk
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Guy Brogden

Non Executive Chairman

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Guy Brogden

Non Executive Chairman

Guy has had over 35 years’ experience in UK property, both commercial and residential operating principally in the London arena.

He spent 20 years at JLL, BNP Paribas, Oliver Liggins and Fletcher King advising many of the largest institutions and REITS on their real estate and the last 15 years founding and building up Mayfair Capital, a property investment management business, with £750m of assets under management when he left that business in 2015.

Guy is responsible for overseeing the Roebuck Directors and the management of the business, helping to structure the organisation and introduce ideas, properties and contacts promoting business growth.

T : +44 (0)20 7629 8489
M : +44 (0) 77 1500 1011
E : gb@roebuckam.co.uk
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In the press

04 April 2016
CoStar UK

Aldi and Travelodge commit to Langley Park

MAS REI and Roebuck Asset Management have exchanged conditional contracts STPP, with both Aldi and Travelodge at Langley Park, Chippenham. Langley Park was acquired from Hansteen in January 2015 for £32.00m. 

29 March 2016
CoStar UK

Roebuck secure long term commitment from Ford at Speke

Stobart Group and Roebuck Asset Management have signed Ford Motor Company on an agreement for lease and an option to purchase agreement for 47 acres of the 53 acre investment property at Speke in Liverpool.

22 February 2016
CoStar

Stobart completes Carlisle Airport sale and leaseback

Stobart Group has completed the sale and leaseback of its 315,000 sq ft distribution centre at Carlisle Airport for £16.925m, completing the first phase of development at the airport.

05 February 2016
Property Week

Stobart and Roebuck motor ahead with £17.75m acquisition

Stobart has appointed Roebuck Asset Management as asset manager to deliver value to the site, which is adjacent to New Merseyside Retail Park.

29 January 2016
Property Week

Mayfair’s Brogden joins Roebuck as non-exec chair

Roebuck Asset Management has appointed Mayfair Capital co-founder Guy Brogden as non-executive chairman.

12 January 2016
Property Week

M7 snaps up £10m of UK regional assets

M7 Real Estate has bought £10m of UK regional office and industrial assets in two separate transactions from Roebuck Asset Management.

04 December 2015
Property Week

Roebuck sell 150,000 sq ft data centre in west London

Swiss global financial services company UBS has completed an off-market deal to buy its 150,000 sq ft data centre in Hayes from a private client of Roebuck Asset Management.

24 September 2015
Property Week

The rise of the multi let estate

A view shared by Hugh Macdonald-Brown, co founder of Roebuck Asset Management, who says that the capital outlay on multilet industrial estates is favourable compared to other asset classes.

20 April 2015
Property Week

F&C buys distribution warehouse from Roebuck

F&C Property Growth and Income Fund has bought a Bibby Logistics-let warehouse in Worcester for £6.4m from Roebuck Asset Management

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Roebuck Asset Management – 4 St. James's Place, London, SW1A 1NP

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