Graham Aitkenhead

Director, Lease Advisory
Lease Advisory

  • Manchester
  • 11 St James's Square
  • Manchester, M2 6WH

Graham is a Director in the Lease Consultancy team at Avison Young. He qualified as a Chartered Surveyor over 20 years ago and, after completing his initial training in the south east of England and the west end of London, moved to the North West of England where he has been based for the last 17 years. Graham advises a wide range of clients in relation to lease consultancy matters including rent reviews, lease renewals and re-gear negotiations. He specializes in the office, industrial and retail / leisure sector which focuses principally on instructions in the North West of England.

Prior to joining Avison Young, Graham has worked for a number of leading private practices based in Manchester City Centre and has a strong reputation in the lease consultancy field. He also advises clients in relation to wider asset management and valuation matters and has been engaged in instructions such as high profile occupiers and owners of commercial property.

Graham is a qualified Chartered Surveyor and an Associate Member of the Institution of Arbitrators. He is also a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors Dispute Resolution and regularly accepts appointments as an Arbitrator and an Independent Expert of disputed rent reviews and lease renewals across the North of England. In addition, Graham is an RICS Registered Valuer. 

Credentials

BSc (Hons) MRICS ACIArb