Prior to joining Avison Young Miles Marten was one of the founders of Wilkinson Williams whom he joined in 1995 when the firm was in its early days of growth, having previously been an investment agent in the retail warehouse sector. During his career he has specialised in providing investment advice in terms of strategies, acquisitions and development opportunities throughout the U.K. Marten has been involved in some of the U.K.’s most significant retail property investment transactions, including advising on the acquisition of Fosse Park, Leicester for £345 million on behalf of a joint-venture between The Crown Estate and Gingko Tree Investments. He has close relationships with a number of large owners of retail parks in the U.K., including The Crown Estate, Aviva Investors, LaSalle Investment Management and LondonMetric plc.
Miles was appointed Managing Partner of Wilkinson Williams in 2007 and was instrumental in developing the business and employing a number of market-leading younger brokers. He holds a first-class Bachelor of Science degree in estate management from the London South Bank University and is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). In the community, he serves as a Governor of Brambletye Preparatory School in Sussex.
BSc (Hons) Estate Surveying
Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
The Crown Estate
LaSalle Investment Management
London Metric plc