Ellandi poaches Ruth Duffield as asset manager
Posted by Property Week on 25th Nov 2016
Duffield previously managed a range of centres including Willow Place and Corby Town Centre, Lion Walk shopping centre in Colchester and Telford Shopping Centre.
Managing director Morgan Garfield said: “Ellandi is proud to have built a team of talented individuals which continues to grow. As our first female asset manager, Ruth brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to Ellandi. In having Ruth join us, it continues to build the diverse team within Ellandi, which unusually, for a property company, is now a balanced split of 50/50 between men and women.”
A RICS accredited surveyor and Cambridge graduate, Duffield previously worked at LaSalle Investment Management.
Additionally, Alex Brooker has been promoted to head of asset management whilst Richard Hutchinson has become associate director.
Property director Mark Robinson said: “Ruth’s appointment reflects our aim to continue building a team of the talented property professionals who are passionate about making a difference to communities across the UK.
“Alex’s promotion reflects his pivotal role in driving the performance of the business since he joined in 2013 and Richard’s ability to exceed investor’s expectation and build deep relationships with retailers.”