Avison Young Promotes Oliver Rowe to Director

14th November, 2017

Manchester, UK – Avison Young has promoted Oliver Rowe to director.  Oliver worked for WHR for seven years – prior to the firm’s take over by Avison Young at the beginning of this month – and for the last four years he has been part of its award winning investment team working alongside Mark Williams and Dan Crossley.

Mark Williams, Managing Director at Avison Young, comments: “Oliver has proven to be a valuable member of our team and a key part of our success.  His attitude and approach embodies the ethos of our firm and his willingness to embrace new challenges has been very encouraging.  We are always keen to acknowledge the hard work and commitment that our staff show us and Oliver certainly deserved this promotion.”

Oliver adds: “The support that I have received from my team has been incredible and has allowed me to be involved in some of the region’s most significant investment deals.   It is currently a very exciting time for the Capital Markets team and the wider company, following the recent acquisition by Avison Young. I believe the acquisition will give us a greater platform to continue to grow the business, and increase the service offer to our clients.”

Avison Young completed its acquisition of WHR Property Consultants on 1st November 2017 making it the firm’s fifth office in the UK.  The Manchester office currently employs 35 people.