Darren heads up the Valuation Services team at Christie & Co and has practical valuation, consultancy, advisory and agency experience across a variety of trading businesses and property. Managing a team of over 45 Registered Valuers, this represents one of the largest specialist property valuation teams in the UK.
Darren joined Christie & Co in 2001 and has extensive valuation experience of individual assets and substantial portfolios of properties in care & education, hotels, leisure (caravan & holiday parks, gaming, golf courses, health & fitness) medical, pubs & restaurants and petrol filling stations.
Experience includes advice to a broad range of developers, investors, lenders and operators - for accounts, acquisition, commercial due diligence, non performing loan reviews, restructuring and secured lending. Projects in the last twelve months have included a number of substantial hotel, leisure and medical portfolios across the UK and Europe, and have advised on in excess of £10bn value of assets.
Darren is a Chartered Surveyor - FRICS, RICS Registered Valuer and also an APC Chairman and Assessor for the RICS.