macdonald and company
macdonald and company

Real Estate Services

The real estate services team acts for a wide range of real estate services businesses that provide consultancy and professional services to investors, developers and occupiers of property. The team also works with corporate real estate occupiers and property companies. The team advises across a range of functions including asset management, property management, facilities management, valuation & professional, as well as leasing, planning, development consultancy.



Managing Director - UK

I have worked for Macdonald & Company for nearly two decades, leading successful contract and permanent teams across the real estate sector.

Our energy and motivation to supply unparalleled talent solutions to our customers remain as consistent as the day I joined. With our unrivaled connections, unique knowledge of the industry and how our customers' businesses operate, our services have continued to evolve with Macdonald & Company acting not just as a recruitment partner, but in a B2B partnership to drive new revenue streams.

If you want to unlock your potential or elevate your business's credentials, look no further!


我已经在 Macdonald&Company 工作近二十年,负责英国办事处的整体业务。

为了给客户提供最好人才解决方案,我们始终保持如同加入公司的第一天一样的精力和动力。凭借我们独特的行业人脉,以及对行业和客户业务运作方式的专业认知,我们的服务随着公司业务不断发展,角色不仅是招聘合作伙伴,而且还是 B2B 合作伙伴=。


Director - Manchester

Since moving into property recruitment in 2001, I have built up extensive experience in providing recruitment solutions for the regional Real Estate sectors.

Typical organisations I recruit for include property consultancies, retailers, property developers, financial institutions, local authorities and public sector bodies. These employers are based across the West Midlands, East Midlands, North West, Yorkshire, North East regions and Scotland.

I help surveyors find jobs on both permanent and freelance/short-term contracts and offer my clients a bespoke service including contingency and headhunting solutions. The types of surveyors I recruit include all providing Real Estate Services or Development professionals. These include commercial property, asset and estates management, professional surveyors (including valuation, landlord and tenant, and rating surveyors), property development and investment professionals as well as surveyors working in the rural environment.

I also lead the management and strategic direction for our Manchester Office across all sectors.





Director - South Africa

As the founder of Macdonald & Company in South Africa, I focus exclusively on recruitment into the property and construction industries throughout Sub-Saharan Africa.

We have worked with developers, funds, financial institutions, contractors and real estate consultancies to establish or grow their teams over the past 14 years.

Although I generally recruit at a senior level, I still get the greatest joy out of creating real change in someone's life. My exceptional team and I work slightly differently to our peers in the rest of the world, as we are client focussed rather than specialism led.

With over 2500 skydives to my name, I'm someone who loves a challenge, and believes in doing something that takes you out of your comfort zone every day. . . which is probably why I also got married and had two children, who remain my greatest daily challenge!

作为 Macdonald&Company 在南非办事处的创始人,我专注于整个撒哈拉以南非洲的房地产和建筑行业内的招聘事务。



我拥有 2500 多次的跳伞经历,热爱挑战,并且坚信每天所做的事情都会带您离开舒适区…这可能是我为什么结婚并育有两个孩子的原因,因为孩子们仍然还是我每天需要面对的最大挑战!

Director - London

Having come from a surveying background, I have recruited in the Technical and Facilities sectors for over 16 years.

As a Director and EXCO member of Prime People, my passion is within Executive Search where I have successfully recruited for clients across the UK and Europe. Whilst I am a seasoned search specialist, I also lead the Technical and Facilities Management divisions. I am also in charge of the internal talent acquisition team.

I work closely with RICS as their preferred business partner and am instrumental in collaborating on such projects as the annual Salary Survey and Young Surveyor of the Year Awards.

I am particularly passionate about golf and playoff a single-figure handicap; I can be seen at any property networking event that allows me to get on the course.



Head of South-Central U.S.A.

I am the Head of South-Central U.S. Operations for Macdonald & Company. Based in Houston, TX, I focus on search and placement of real estate professionals primarily in the major metropolitan areas of Texas, as well as the Southeast, Southwest, Midwest and Rocky Mountain Regions of the country.

I have 10 years of experience delivering the hire of mid and senior-level real estate professionals into Real Estate Developers, Investors, Owners, and Operators across North America. When I undertake a search, as an ambassador for your firm; I approach my network with passion and enthusiasm, to represent your brand and organization in a manner to captivate the very best (active or passive) talent in the marketplace.

I am detail-oriented in my approach and utilize data, industry insights and market-leading search technology & tools to drive the very best results for those that entrust me as their recruitment partner.

I hold a Bachelors Degree in Economics from Nottingham Business School.

我是 Macdonald&Company 美国办事处的负责人。位于德克萨斯州休斯顿,本人主要负责房地产专业人员招聘,服务地区覆盖德克萨斯州的主要大都市地区、美国东南、西南、中西部和落基山脉地区。

我拥有 10 年的工作经验,为北美房地产开发商、投资者、所有者和运营商服务,聘请中高级房地产专业人员。




Director - London

I have a decade's experience recruiting in to the Real Estate sector and joined Macdonald & Company to build a market leading Residential Property division. 

The Residential team focuses across the sector, including Residential Agency, Development, New Homes, Management and Operational Support. My aim is to grow market share, and cement Macdonald & Company's place as the recruiter of choice for the country’s leading property companies.


I help our Property and Construction recruitment teams to service clients to the best of our capabilities, supporting our managers, at-desk training, speaking to clients and getting involved with the wider business.

No day is the same and I relish the challenges and achievements matching professionals with an employer's culture, team and ambition. 

Director - London

I graduated from the Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester and qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1994. I worked in rural practice surveying and auctioneering in the West of England for 5 years, then spent 10 years in the City of London trading futures, options and equities for institutions and funds.

I relocated to Dubai in 2006 with my wife and two daughters to recruit in the Real Estate Sector for Macdonald & Company. I took over the management of the Dubai Office and MENA region in 2010 until returning to the M&C Head Office in London in 2016. I am now involved with all aspects of search and selection for major developers, property companies and investment institutions in the UK. I have placed many senior level individuals with a wide variety of clients. I am committed to outstanding client and candidate service and to building long term relationships. I enjoy meeting a wide variety of people in the real estate sector and advising candidates and clients on career changing and business critical decisions. I have excellent knowledge of the property market and development and investment process, and a good understanding of macro-economics and financial markets. I have travelled extensively around the MENA region and honed business skills dealing in emerging markets.

I am an accomplished pianist/entertainer/church music leader and composer, as well as enjoying triathlon, ski-ing, riding and hunting. I also run music and sport activities with a local youth club.

Director - London

A long standing professional recruitment career with over 25 years’ experience within facilities, property and commercial real estate. I have experience across the full property life cycle, partnering with clients such as Consultancies, Local Authorities, Developers, REITs and clientside companies to deliver recruitment solutions at all levels.

My time in the industry has given me the opportunity to establish many long term working relationships, enabling me to offer client contacts a continuity of service and a familiar face. This longevity in the industry has allowed me to build an in-depth understanding and knowledge of clients and their recruitment history.


Director - London

I joined Macdonald & Company in 2014 and have since been working on the Real Estate Services Team.

Through my time within the business I've worked across contingency, exclusive, retained assignments and numerous salary bench marking exercises.

I now lead a team of 7 and work with a large number of Private Sector and Public Sector clients predominantly within London and the Home Counties. Our team focuses on positions across Planning, Property Management, Asset Management, Investment, Development, Leasing, Valuation, Acquisitions & Disposals and service our clients from both a contract and permanent offering.

My team and I have extensive connections within the property industry, we’re well connected and work with Occupiers, Service Providers, Consultancies, Practices and Advisors, Leisure Operators, Corporate Real Estate and PropTech.

Senior Associate - Manchester

After over a decade of management experience in the sports industry, my aptitude for solution finding and communication led me to a successful career in property recruitment.

Recruitment requires the ability to analyse and interpret client need, and accurately find those professionals that will complete and improve business goals. It is this puzzle within an extremely competitive market that drives me to know my clients and candidates inside and out, to make the right placements at the right time, and consult on the changing requirements of all parties.

The surveyors I recruit provide Real Estate Services or work in Development. These include commercial property, real estate asset management and estates management, professional surveyors (including valuation, landlord and tenant, and rating surveyors), property development and investment professionals as well as surveyors working in the rural environment.  Covering areas north of Worcestershire such as Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds and roles in Scotland.

Outside of the office, I’ve been a climber and mountaineer for nearly 20 years, including representing GB in the 2013 Ice Climbing World Cup Series. Moving to the Peak District the same year, my wife and I spend our weekends climbing and hiking across the UK and Europe, when we’re not renovating our house.

Senior Associate- Manchester

I am a Senior Associate and lead the regional Building & Construction team from our Manchester office, but cover the whole of the East and West Midlands through to the top of Scotland.

I have a proven and demonstrable track record in recruiting high quality, hard-to-find chartered Building and Quantity Surveyors and Project Managers throughout the regions. These professionals have gone on to open offices, become leaders in their fields, and help build some of the outstanding landmarks in the UK today.

Having retrained from a career in academia, I can boast delivering complex, high-level roles over the last 5+ years within both the public and private sectors. I hold a BSc (Hons) in Mathematics from The University of Durham (which I rarely get to use anymore), yet always get asked to work out how to split the bill at the end of a meal, which wasn’t even a module on the course.

With a wife and 2 young daughters, I spend most of my free time tidying up the house and wondering why the bathroom is occupied again. I also enjoy squeezing in some quality time with my Playstation when I can, and sharing my love of film with my eldest.

副总监 / Associate Director


  • 我负责招聘的职位遍布香港、中国大陆、新加坡、美国、英国和澳大利亚。

  • 基金会计兼首席财务官
  • -项目管理/设施管理

  • -物产营销与销售

  • -租赁高管

  • -室内/建筑设计师


Positions that I recruit for are across Hong Kong, mainland China, Singapore, US, UK and Australia.

- From Analyst to Director level in Property Investment and Capital Markets
- Fund Accountant and Chief Financial Officer
- Property Asset Management
- Project Management/Facility Management
- Property Marketing and Sales
- Leasing Executives
- Interior/Architect Designers

Recruitment Consultant - Hong Kong

I have a broad understanding of real estate having spent the majority of my career in the industry. Having started my career in the London residential sales market, I then joined Knight Frank covering Facilities Management on the Hyde Park Estate before making a move into Business Development. After a short stint in IPM, I decided to move into recruitment.

I am approachable, diligent, discreet and eager to assist those looking for new opportunities.

Associate - London

Having specialised in Residential New Homes since 2014, I have built a highly talented pool of connections within my network and provide a premium recruitment service to my client base and candidates alike.

Within my current role at Macdonald & Company, I work closely with a number of housebuilders, boutique developers and global consultancies assisting them on the development of their teams within London and the surrounding Home Counties covering sales, marketing, customer care and business support – at Director level and below.

Having the ability to build strong relationships with both parties, I am able to ensure I make the best possible match, allowing my clients to hire the best talent and for candidates to fulfil their career ambitions working for their employers of choice.

Senior Consultant - London

I joined Macdonald & Company in the summer of 2016 after completing an Executive PA Diploma in Oxford. Due to this, I initially assisted in setting up the Business Support department, but have now moved over to specialise in Residential New Homes, covering sales, marketing, customer service and office support positions.

I provide a premium recruitment service to both clients and candidates, having built a highly talented pool of individuals within my network. I have a track record of placing people within large housebuilders, boutique developers and global consultancies all within Residential Development.

I ensure I make the best match possible for both clients and candidates alike, allowing companies to hire the best talent and for candidates to fulfill their career ambitions working for their employers of choice.

Recruitment Consultant - South Africa

“The average person will spend anywhere from 50,000-15,0000 hours of their total lifetime, or about 20-60% of their meaningful adult time, on their careers“– Tim Urban.  Wait, but why?

Whether it is helping you find the right talent for a role, or reaching your career goals, I am all about helping you get there.

As a recruiter, my drive and passion is to create, match and unify connections through building lasting relationships.

Having around 5 years’ experience within internal recruitment and drawing from experience in mining, finance and insurance, I consider myself fortunate to be a part of the Macdonald & Company team – the leading professional recruitment consultancy for the real estate and built environment.

Recruitment Consultant - London

I am a Recruitment Consultant working with the Real Estate team in our London office working on contract positions within the Public Sector in London and the London Home Counties. Having worked previously in the Public Sector for 4 years, I am acutely aware of the pressures Local Authorities face regarding recruitment. I have a proven track record in recruiting high quality, hard-to-find chartered professionals in real estate to work in this sector.

Having retrained from a career in Public Health, I can boast delivering high quality candidates into positions in the public and private sectors. I studied BSc (Hons) in Public Health Nutrition from Cardiff Metropolitan University (which I rarely get to use anymore) but nevertheless inevitably ends in having to provide a full nutritional consultation during any manor of social events.

Being a young professional in London I spend most of my time socialising with friends and visiting this great city. As somebody who spent a large majority of their childhood in Cornwall and having family still located there, I enjoy weekends by the coast whenever I get a time.

Recruitment Consultant - Manchester

I joined Macdonald & Company in 2018 having spent 8 years as a Manager in the insurance sector.

Naturally, giving people a platform to make the most of their careers was transferable across to recruitment and I thoroughly enjoy the challenge of identifying personalities of both businesses and individuals in order to build connections.

I work within the General Practice team recruiting across Real Estate and Development fields; including commercial property, real estate asset management and estates management, professional surveyors (including valuation, landlord and tenant, and rating surveyors), property development and investment professionals. I recruit graduates and right the way up to Director level spanning across all sectors for employers in real estate and work within the Manchester office covering a geographical patch throughout the Midlands, north, up to and including Scotland.

Senior Consultant - London

Having recently joined the Real Estate Services team, I have been keen to learn about the sector and what all the current developments are in the market.

Our team focuses on positions across Planning, Property Management, Asset Management, Investment, Development, Leasing, Valuation, Acquisitions & Disposals and service our clients and I work on the Permanent side. As a team we have extensive connections within the property industry and we’re well connected.

高级顾问 / Senior Consultant

我于 2014 年开始招聘生涯,从事零售行业 2 年。


我移居香港后,于 2019 年 8 月加入Macdonald & Company,专注于中国的房地产服务提供商和房地产投资者。

在业余时间,我从 2017 年开始参加马拉松比赛,并于 2018 年 11 月在纽约市完成了我的第一次全程马拉松比赛。


I started my recruitment career in 2014 and focused on the retail industry for 2 years.

I had an opportunity to join a start-up company that had just started to run their co–working business in Shanghai. After 3 years, this company became the biggest co-working service provider worldwide and I got lots of practice in the Real Estate industry.

I relocated to Hong Kong and joined Macdonald & Company in August 2019, and focus on Real Estate Service Providers and Real Estate Investors in China.

In my spare time, I have joined Marathon Races since 2017, and finished my first Full Marathon in Nov 2018 in NYC.

高级顾问 / Senior Recruitment Consultant

大学毕业后,我成为了一名工程师,已在几家全球领先的公司工作 7 年。




I was an Engineer after University graduation, working for few different global leading companies for 7 years.

Then I got a chance to switch my career to join recruitment. I had rich experience in hiring senior people for different industries within supply chain functions.

Currently sitting in Hong Kong office China Team, specializing in the middle to senior level recruitment in Real Estate & Property sectors.

Associate Vice President - South Central U.S.A.

I specialize in Executive Search & Placement of Real Estate professionals across the Sunbelt and Rocky Mountain Regions. My client base includes local, regional, and multi-national Developers, Owners, and Operators of Real Estate. 

Since joining Macdonald & Company in 2016, I have established an industry track record, which grants me the ability to accurately understand the technical skillset of a candidate, or demands of a role. Recognizing that people build businesses; I am also diligent in my approach to understand the values of an organization; to ensure a suitable long term culture fit between employer and employee.

Senior Consultant - South Africa

I have recently joined Macdonald & Company after spending 4 years with global real estate services business JLL, and provided leasing and advisory services to a variety of international blue chip organisations and local SME’s.

Prior to JLL, I spent 7 years with international recruitment consultancy Robert Walters and held senior positions in South Africa and Australia. Free time is spent in the kitchen, cinema or the occasional sporting event.

Director - London

With over 14 years of sales and recruitment experience, I joined Prime People back in 2009 to build and lead the Prime Insight offering in London.

Having always had extremely close working ties with the world of property and real estate I made the move internally to join Macdonald & Company and be part of our specialist Development team. Working across a whole host of schemes including urban regeneration as well as with large mixed use, residential and cutting-edge commercial city centre developers; my work is often focused on retained senior searches and unique one off senior placements as well as finding the best Development talent in the market.

顾问 / Recruitment Consultant

房地产行业专家- 招聘经验丰富,专注于房地产开发和房地产投资领域。




Real Estate Specialist - Experienced Consultant focus on Real Estate and Real Estate Investment Field with a demonstrated history of working in the staffing and recruiting industry.

Skilled in Executive Search, Teamwork, Recruiting, Social Media, and Human Resources.

Strong consulting professional with past Human Resources Experiences.

Associate / 副总监

With over 12 years' experience in the recruitment field, I have established strong and long-term relationships with clients and candidates.

With in-house HR experience, I understand Headcount Planning, Resource Planning and HR Process. I aim to bring our strong professional network into the real estate industry; a system that is ethical, sustainable and provides significant added value to the clients and candidates.

Businesses today rely more on successful referrals. I believe we are at the forefront of this transition with our staff connecting clients to Real Estate expertise whilst offering strategic development support.


凭借在招聘领域超过 12 年的经验,我已经与客户和应聘者建立了牢固的长期合作关系。



Associate Director / 副总监

I joined Macdonald & Company in June 2018 serving Hong Kong developers. I have over 7 years' recruitment experience within Banking & Finance and Real Estate sector.

I have always been a people person and I love getting to talk about plans and goals. I take a transparent approach and have a get-to-know-you style that results in a higher level of trust and commitment.


我于 2018 年 6 月加入 Macdonald&Company,为香港开发商提供服务。我在银行,金融和房地产领域拥有7年以上的招聘经验。


Recruitment Consultant - Hong Kong

I am one of the newest recruiters in Macdonald & Company's Hong Kong office, joining from an international real estate consultancy.

I have worked on some prestigious landmark master schemes across the north of England, such as Media City, Manchester Gardens & Liverpool Waters. I bring to the table an excellent understanding of the UK residential real estate market, with 5 years' of experience in providing tailored solutions for my clients.

Always willing to go the extra mile, you can expect a diligent and thorough approach from me.

Stereotypical of a northerner, I am most at home when walking my dog, listening to music and playing football.


Associate Director - Hong Kong

I fell into the world of recruitment 8 years ago after relocating to Singapore for a spot of rugby.

After a year in Singapore I was given the opportunity to relocate to Hong Kong in November 2011. After 2 years recruiting in the financial services sector, I joined Macdonald & Company in 2013 and have built up extensive experience in providing recruitment solutions for the Real Estate Sector across Asia.

I have predominantly worked for Real Estate Service Providers and Real Estate Investors across North Asia and roles have included retained and exclusive mandates through to contingent hiring.

I am a lover of all things sport and would happily accompany anyone for a beer especially if there is some sport to watch live or on TV.

Director - London

I qualified as a surveyor and worked as a surveyor for 10 years before joining Macdonald & Company in 2000.

I have worked exclusively in the Real Estate Services Team formerly the General Practice team in London covering the disciplines of Estate Management, Corporate Real Estate, Investment, Development, Fund Management, Asset Management, Professional, Valuations and Agency and Acquisitions / Disposals.

I am a Director of the company and a shareholder.

I have recruited property professionals at all levels from graduate to Director level using Executive Search, Advertised Selection and Contingency methods. My clients include top 5 consultancies, major property companies, developers, funds, banks, corporate organisations and retailers, many of whom use me on an exclusive/retained basis.

I have first-rate knowledge of the property industry having come from a surveying background, and I have a huge network of contacts.

Associate - Manchester

I am an Associate based in the Manchester office, operating in the freelance/interim market recruiting surveyors largely under the ‘General Practice’ umbrella (including property asset managers, valuation, landlord & tenant and rating surveyors), extending to project management and FM professionals.

Covering from the Midlands up to Scotland, my core clients incorporate public sector organisations, consultancies, developers and retailers.

Finding short and medium term solutions to issues such as peaks in workloads, specific fixed term project requirements, maternity and paternity leave, and sickness cover, my connections undertake roles on hourly and daily rates and also salaried fixed term contracts.

Associate - London

With 5 years' recruitment experience in Town Planning, I lead on all permanent roles across the Land & Planning jobs sectors, I work with a variety of companies including consultancies, developers, charitable trusts and local government authorities, and pride myself on being able to offer expert advice to both clients and candidates.

My ability to listen and understand your needs before matching individuals together make me the ideal individual to assist you in your search!

In my own time, I enjoy all things French, having lived there for 18 months. Some might say that this adds an alluring 'je ne sais quoi' to my personality...

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