Benson Elliot is a leading, independent European real-estate fund manager. Founded in 2005 to realise a vision for successful real estate investing in a changing market environment. Conceived alongside a group of leading institutional investors, the firm is dedicated to delivering sustainable investment out-performance through market cycles. Today, Benson Elliot manages funds on behalf of a diverse group of pension funds, foundations, endowment funds and family offices. All managed funds are fully discretionary. The firm targets investments in the middle market (€25 million to €500 million total transaction volume) across Europe, where an ability to marry sophisticated transaction structuring and financing skills with local market knowledge and hands-on asset management experience can deliver superior overall performance.
Stanhope creates and delivers major commercial and mixed use developments in London and the South East. The company is known for the quality of its research, for driving excellent design and for innovative responses to occupier requirements. Stanhope has over 30 years experience as developer, development partner and development manager. During this time it has been wholly or jointly responsible for the delivery of commercial projects in excess of £20bn of commercial value. Recent projects include Chiswick Park, Central Saint Giles, 70 Mark Lane, Eagle Place and AirW1, as well as headquarter offices for ING, NM Rothschild and BSkyB.