Cushman & Wakefield makes senior Valuation hire

Chad Davies, head of Cushman & Wakefield's North West Valuation & Advisory team

Cushman & Wakefield has appointed Chad Davies to head its North West Valuation & Advisory team in Manchester.

Chad joins as a Partner from Lambert Smith Hampton where he was a Director in the Manchester Valuation team.

He brings 15 years’ experience of the North West property market with a specialism in commercial property valuations for loan security, accounts and Diminution in Value/ Section 18 purposes. This includes investment assets, owner occupied units and development opportunities.

Chad will be responsible for leading the six-strong Commercial Valuation team in Manchester and will report to James Milner, Partner, who heads Cushman & Wakefield’s Northern Valuation & Advisory team.

James Milner said: “Chad’s arrival at the firm is a bold statement of our intent to grow and expand our Valuation & Advisory offering in the North and we are delighted to welcome him aboard. Chad already enjoys an excellent reputation amongst a series of our key clients following his previous employment and from his many years in the industry to date. As a result, we considered him to be the perfect candidate to lead our growing Manchester team.”

Chad Davies added: “I’m delighted to be have been given the opportunity to lead the commercial valuation team in Manchester within such a well-regarded company. It is my ambition to grow the team and to raise our profile within the North West market whilst providing a high-level service to clients.”

In September Cushman & Wakefield was named No.1 in the World in Euromoney’s 2019 Real Estate Survey for its Property Valuation and Research efforts for the second consecutive year.