Educated in the UK and USA. James has worked in the Central London property sector specialising in both residential and commercial property as an asset class for over 25 years. Core property skills include investment, development, agency and asset management.
Career: CBRE, Cluttons, Berkeley House plc.
Dominic started his career in Central London residential sales before moving to a private wealth management company in Mayfair sourcing property for Middle Eastern high net worth individuals. A co-founder of Emblem Properties concentrating on property development & investment in Knightsbridge, he joined Curzon in 2009.
Career: Anscombe & Ringland, Lonworld, Emblem Properties, Curzon
Shahriar, brings his extensive UK, US and MENA business expertise to Curzon. Born in Paris and educated internationally, Shahriar holds an L.LB and from the University of Durham both an MA and Ph.D. He has a strong background in international business in both the private and public sector approaching 20 years. Working with American, British and European companies and Private Clients across MENA Shahriar is a leading force in driving Curzon’s MENA strategy and business relationships.
(Languages: English, Persian, French, Arabic)
Omar is a Real-Estate finance and Wealth Management specialist. Educated at the American College in Cairo and at Kings College, University of London, Omar holds an MSc in Real-Estate Investment from Cass Business School. Having worked and trained at several leading Private Banks and with a strong business background from managing a UHNW Family Office, Omar is a key member of the Curzon Team working with clients and their assets in London/UK, the Middle East and internationally.
(Languages: English, Arabic)
Career: Credit Suisse, Coutts & Co, AMK Investment Office, Curzon
Ewa obtained her Masters in Law and Public Administration from University of Warmia & Mazury in Olsztyn, Poland. Joining Curzon in 2006, today Ewa has responsibility for financial administration across the company and importantly in the core area of property management support.
Career: HSG Mobility, Curzon Investment Property
Rupert is a professional Property Manager. With over 10 years’ experience working in the mainstream London property market, initially in agency and then as a Senior Asset and Property Manager (including running a portfolio of 3,000 units and a team of 10 managers). Rupert holds professional qualifications from the Institute of Residential Management (IRPM) and the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA).
Career: John Hollingsworth, Braithwaits, John D Wood, Chancellors, Urang
Jane is one of Curzon’s leading and most experienced private and corporate client specialists and an expert in the Home Counties and London market. Jane has a strong media, communications and interior design background and a passion for working with people in a real estate environment. An “internationalist” Jane has lived and worked in both the UK and South Africa.
Career: Homesearch London, Curzon.
Educated and professionally trained in the UK and Egypt, Talaat is a highly experienced architectural consultant, project manager and construction adviser. With over 25 years in design, planning, procurement/tendering, site management and project management principally in London and the UK, Talaat has worked on many diverse projects across a range of sectors. Project types include new build, refurbishment (including of heritage properties in Mayfair), green field sites, brown field sites and “Design & Build”.
Career: Frank Timothy Associates, Design Collective (David Lloyd Leisure), Owen Williams/Amey, HTS, Curzon.
Tim, an architect, urban designer and Chartered Surveyor, has worked on a wide range of projects in the UK and overseas, including as “project manager” for the Sheraton Towers hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam. An expert in Asset Management, Tim is committed to adding value to client’s projects through a creative but business-focused approach to design and development.
Career: Consilian, Curzon.
Chris is a Chartered Surveyor with over 25 years’ experience in real estate development, in particular of commercial/residential mixed-use schemes ranging from standalone buildings to complex urban projects with capital values in excess of £250 million. Chris, Managing Director of Blackshore Property Limited, has held senior positions with a number of market-leading development companies in the UK and was Head of Development (UK & Europe) for a major US asset management/development company specialising in Shari’ah-compliant investment and development.
Career: Cluttons, Development Securities plc, Blackshore Property