HFD Group recruits Elliot Cumming as property director

Elliot Cumming

HFD Group has appointed Elliot Cumming as property director, adding to the experience of its senior team.

Elliot joins from London & Scottish Property Investment Management, where he spent two years as a senior asset manager. Prior to this, he spent the majority of his career in London at DTZ and CBRE Global Investors.

With more than 10 years in property, Elliot has extensive experience managing commercial property portfolios, including London & Scottish’s Regional Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT).

Elliot’s role in HFD’s property division will focus on expanding the portfolio, including new office developments and existing assets, drawing on his experience in asset management and refurbishment.

Stephen Lewis, managing director of HFD Property Group, said: “Elliot is a great addition to our team, bringing with him extensive experience of improving assets and supporting new developments. He also has a track record of sourcing new properties in different markets across the UK.

“With our flagship 177 Bothwell Street development nearing completion, we continue to look for other opportunities, whether in Glasgow or the rest of the UK, including the expansion of our Serviced office business.”

Elliot added: “HFD is a well-respected property company, delivering some of the highest-profile office projects in Scotland. I look forward to supporting the team with the next phase of projects with sustainability at the core of the portfolio.”