Knight Frank expands Restructuring & Recovery team with senior hire

Abdul Jambo, Partner, Restructuring & Recovery team, Knight Frank

Knight Frank, the global real estate advisor, has appointed Abdul Jambo as Partner in its Restructuring & Recovery team, to support the growth and increased requirements of its client base.

The dedicated Knight Frank Restructuring & Recovery team consists of seven property consultants operating throughout the UK delivering innovative and strategic solutions to complex challenges that insolvency and recovery can present. The common theme cutting through all services is to support clients.

Abdul will be responsible for leading a number of key client instructions and will be centrally involved in the development of and continued support to maximise recovery of stressed and distressed loans, implementing successful work-out strategies and Law of Property Act (LPA)/ Fixed Charge Receivership (FCR).

The recruitment is a key part of the team’s expansion strategy and adds further strength to this marketleading team.

Prior to joining Knight Frank, Abdul was a Director at Eddisons where he provided innovative work-out solutions and taken LPA/ Fixed Charge Receivership appointment on behalf of a range of clientele across the UK. He is a Fellow of NARA (The Association for Property & Fixed Charge Receivership), Registered Property Receiver (RPR) and an MRICS Chartered Surveyor.

Marc Nardini, Partner and Head of Restructuring & Recovery at Knight Frank, said: “We are a team dedicated to providing solutions to our clients in the financial and professional sectors, especially during challenging markets and circumstances. Abdul’s industry leading experience, impressive track record and collaborative approach will enable our service line to provide our clients with even more depth and support.”

Abdul Jambo, Partner in Restructuring & Recovery at Knight Frank, said: “I am proud to be joining Knight Frank’s leading Restructuring & Recovery team at a point where preserving and maximising value for clients in distressed scenarios is critical. The opportunity to better serve clients utilising the firm’s extensive local, national and global real estate expertise is a key driver for me. I am excited to be joining this exceptional team and look forward to contributing a first-class service to our client base.”