Podcast | Peter Pereira Gray

The Wellcome Trust plays a key role in supporting bio-medical research and initiatives, providing £800 million in funding a year. Susan Freeman speaks to Peter Pereira Gray, Chief Executive Officer of the Investment Division of this organisation about his approach to their investment portfolio, and their response to the COVID 19 crisis.

Podcast | Thomas Heatherwick

Susan Freeman speaks to British designer Thomas Heatherwick. He explains how his approach to design has developed over time and shares his experience of leading the design process, and facilitating global collaboration, from his bedroom, during the national lock-down.

Podcast | Claire Kober OBE

In this episode, Susan Freeman talks to Claire Kober OBE, Managing Director of Homes, Pinnacle Group, to hear how the COVID 19 crisis has changed their approach to the company’s housing, estates and property management.

Podcast | Richard Upton

Susan Freeman talks to Richard Upton, Chief Executive of U+I. A creative entrepreneur and patron of the arts, we hear how he has established, built and sold four property investment and professional companies and developed more than six million square feet of mixed-use real estate.

Podcast | Dror Poleg

Author of Rethinking Real Estate and Co-Chair of the Urban Land Institutes Technology & Innovation Council in New York, Diol Poleg, shares insights from his new book about the future of our cities and the built environment.

Podcast | Ian Marcus

In this podcast, Susan Freeman speaks to Ian Marcus, Non-Executive Director at The Crown Estate, about what he has learnt from 32 years in the banking industry, working for Bank of America, UBS, NatWest and Bankers Trust/Deutsche, focusing on the real estate industry.

Podcast | Jo Allen

A Chartered Surveyor, Jo has 30 years of UK real estate experience. Jo is Chief Executive of Frogmore having joined the firm in 1994. She has been involved in the asset management and development activity for the majority of Frogmore’s transactions over the past 24 years.

Podcast | Nick Leslau

Nick Leslau, 60, has been Chairman and Chief Executive of Prestbury group of companies, which invests in and manages over £3bn of property assets, since he founded it in January 1998.