Gareth has over 37 years’ real estate industry experience and has specialized in purpose built student accommodation since 2004.
Gareth is currently responsible for running all of Generation’s different entities whilst also overseeing PBSA marketing and commercial leasing across the group’s portfolios.
It is as a result of student accommodation experience gained prior to Generation that Gareth was able to spot the potential to redevelop 200 Pentonville Road as a sizeable mixed use scheme anchored by purpose built student accommodation. The completed project Nido Kings Cross, redefined student living in London. Through successful joint ventures with both The Blackstone Group and The Carlyle Group, Gareth has been at the forefront of the purpose built student accommodation market for over 17 years.
Gareth is a Director of Generation Estates Ltd and a Partner in Generation Partners LLP, Generation’s joint venture with Ares. Gareth is also a Partner in the Europa Generation Student Fund and a member of its Investment Committee.
Prior to forming Generation Estates, Gareth was a Director of The Osborne Group where he managed a series of mixed use projects in London often in joint ventures with Manhattan Loft Corporation. Gareth started his career at St Quintin in the City of London and was subsequently a partner at Grimley JR Eve.
Gareth holds an honours degree from the University of Reading where he read Land Management qualifying as a Chartered Surveyor in 1985.
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