22/05/2020

Godwin Makes Key Appointment To Spearhead Growth

Michael Brough Portrait

UK property developer Godwin Developments has appointed real estate heavyweight Michael Brough as a consultant within its acquisitions team.

Brough, who has more than 30 years’ experience in the property industry, will be driving Godwin’s national strategy of expansion across multiple property sectors.

A member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, Brough specialises in residential and mixed-use developments. He has previously worked for the UK Government’s valuation office andreal estate management firm DTZ. He was as a partner in charge of residential and mixed-use development at  commercial property giant GVA Grimley where he spent tenyears.In 2007 he was appointed to partner of the central region at King Sturge and was latterly at real estate advisors JLL.

Brough first joined Godwin Developments in 2018 as a member of the company’s advisory board and has been supporting the business across a range of projects since. He will be retaining this position while also taking up his new role as national acquisitions director, supporting the development team nationwide on various schemes. 

Brough said: “I am delighted to be expanding my role and responsibilities with Godwin Developments, particularly in these exciting times when the business is growing rapidly across the residential, mixed use and commercial sectors. We will actively be seeking opportunities and expanding into new areas of operation. I would also like to thank the Godwin board for this opportunity and look forward to working with our team to realise our ambitious growth plans.” 

Stuart Pratt, group development director at Godwin Developments, added: “Michael has the in-depth knowledge and substantial track record in the market that we’ve found invaluable during his time with us as an advisor. His new appointment will boost our land acquisition plans and support the expansion of the business substantially in the months to come.”

Read more about Michael Brough here: https://www.godwingroup.co.uk/team/#bio_advisor-3