appointed Cushman & Wakefield to supply estate management services to
support its current and future UK property requirements.
Sainsbury’s awarded the
contract, which commences in November, following a thorough review of its
property needs in light of the acquisition last year of Home Retail Group. The
integration of the businesses creates a portfolio of more than 2,000 stores and
The contract will be
managed by Cushman & Wakefield’s Global Occupier Services (GOS) business,
under the account leadership of Peter Hulme, who heads the Occupier Management
service line in EMEA.
James Maddock, Head of
GOS EMEA, Cushman & Wakefield, commented: “We are delighted to be
appointed to work with Sainsbury’s as their estate management
provider. This award is evidence that clients see significant value in the
strength of Cushman & Wakefield’s market-leading business in the
UK. Sainsbury’s will be a flagship client for our GOS business, and we are
very pleased to be able to support them at this exciting time.”
& Wakefield’s Occupier Management team offers lease administration,
implementation, ongoing management, and treasury payment services – adding
value by bringing portfolio and operational data, market intelligence and
analytics together into meaningful management information to support improved
decision-making and operational strategy.
Across EMEA, Cushman
& Wakefield’s GOS team works with more than 200 clients in 43 countries
across 100 offices.