Piers Leigh, southeast office heavyweight, joins Curchod & Co

Piers Leigh

One of the best-known office agents in the M25 and London’s southwest corridors, Piers Leigh, has joined Curchod & Co, the leading Surrey and Hampshire-based chartered surveyors and commercial property agents, as a Partner from Avison Young where he led the South East office agency and investment team.

Piers joined Avison Young in June 2016 and has over 22 years of experience in the office sector across London and the South East.

David Bowen of Curchod & Co said: “We have worked with Piers for many years, and he has an excellent reputation as a creative dealmaker with an encyclopaedic knowledge of the market. He will be an important asset to the firm, further strengthening our growing agency team across Surrey and Hampshire.”

Commenting on his appointment, Piers Leigh said: “Curchod & Co has a reputation for excellence with developers, investors, and occupiers. The firm’s ambitious plans for expansion, combined with the strength of the markets the firm covers, are hugely exciting at both a personal and professional level. I see huge potential for the business, and I am looking forward to being part of its success.”

Piers has previously worked on some of the South East’s most high-profile office schemes including the 350,000 sq ft office development at The Heights in Weybridge, the 9-acre redevelopment of Ruskin Square in Croydon and Arlington Square in Bracknell. He has also advised on office investments such as the purchase of Cathedral Square in Guildford for Edison and Europa, 3 Longwalk, Stockley Park for CCLA, Frimley Business Park for Rushmoor Borough Council and Windsor Office Park for clients of Gatehouse Bank.