Logicor recruits Tom Blakely from DHL

Tom Blakely, Director of Asset Management in Logicor's UK Asset Management team.

Logicor, a leading owner and operator of logistics real estate in Europe, has announced it has appointed Tom Blakely as Director of Asset Management within their UK Asset Management team.

Tom joins the Logicor team to work alongside Anthony McCluskie, Jack Garrett and the wider UK team, asset managing Logicor’s UK’s extensive logistics and industrial portfolio.

Logicor’s UK portfolio totals approximately 31.5 million sq ft of industrial, logistics and business space across over 170 high-quality distribution locations, with almost 70% of its UK assets located in the Midlands ‘Golden Triangle’ and the South East.

Charlie Howard, Logicor’s Managing Director, UK, said, “At Logicor we work very closely with our customers to find their ideal business space to suit their needs. We are delighted to have Tom join the UK team and bring his customer centric experience to Logicor.”

Tom Blakely adds: “I am thrilled to be joining Charlie and the team at Logicor during such an exciting time in the logistics market. Demand for this sector remains strong and the appetite from both occupiers and investors shows little sign of waning. Alongside the well-established team I am looking forward to working with Logicor’s existing and future customers on various interesting projects.”

Tom joins Logicor from DHL where for the past five years he was Regional Real Estate Manager within their Corporate Real Estate team, responsible for the property portfolio spanning the West Midlands, M6 Corridor, North West and Ireland. Prior to joining DHL, Tom worked for 10 years as a Senior Associate Partner within the National Logistics team at Gerald Eve.