London Central Portfolio has appointed Andrew Weir, as Chief Executive. Andrew has a reputation as a ‘consummate professional’ in the property sector with 30 years’ experience. He was involved from setting up Foxtons to managing its growth and taking it from private ownership to private equity and initial public offering. He was Managing Director Sales from 2014, managing 300 people and a £76m+ revenue portfolio, subsequently becoming Chief Sales Officer at Foxtons.
The appointment by LCP was co-ordinated by Deverell Smith.
Andrew will be supported by Liam Monaghan, promoted to Managing Director at LCP.
Naomi Heaton, founder and current CEO, becomes Chairman of the LCP Group of Companies. She will concentrate on the new joint venture with APG, the Dutch-based pension fund, launching a new concept in prime central London accommodation.
Naomi said, “I am delighted that Andrew has taken on the role of Chief Executive at London Central Portfolio. He has unparalleled experience within the prime central London residential market.
“I look forward to Andrew making a huge contribution to the growth, development and client service delivery of LCP.”
Andrew said, “I’m enormously excited to join LCP, which has an enviable reputation in the prime central London market, due to its exceptional buying expertise and industry knowledge. I am really looking forward to using my experience gained during a 30 year tenure at Foxtons to help build the brand further and increase its market share. I look forward to taking it on to the next stage of its development and guiding it through the uncharted territories that 2020 will undoubtedly bring.”