SAVILLS has announced that Graeme Fraser will take on the role of Head of Valuation in Scotland, working closely with Craig Timney in his new role as Head of UK Valuation Operations.
Graeme has over 25 years’ experience providing valuation and consultancy advice specialising primarily in loan security advice to the leading UK Banks. Over the course of his career, Graeme has worked on several high profile valuation instructions, on all types of property primarily for loan security, company accounts and general valuation purposes.
Graeme has particular expertise in commercial investment valuation, primarily in the retail and office sectors. He also provides development advice for complex commercial, mixed use and residential schemes, and is frequently asked by banks to provide strategic advice on specific property assets in advance of a new loan or a re-financing.
Craig Timney commented: “Graeme’s appointment at Head of Valuation in Scotland is a significant step for the business as we continue to develop our capabilities and focus on delivering the best advice for clients both in Scotland and across the wider UK market”.
Graeme added: “Savills Valuation team has advised on some of the most high profile transactions in Scotland in recent years. The valuation and advisory market is constantly evolving particularly in relation to the growth of alternative asset classes, within the Operational Capital Markets arena such as Built to Rent (BTR). With an unrivalled breadth of experience across all sectors of the market we look forward to continuing to provide our clients with a ‘best in class’ service offering”.