Having exceeded £750m in total capital deployed Ashby Capital has made four new hires.

The real estate investment advisor has appointed Tom Smithers as an asset manager, Simon Osborne as legal counsel, Joe-Man Wan as an investment analyst and Pippa Hunn as a team assistant.

Peter Ferrari, chief executive of AshbyCapital, said: “With our investments now exceeding £750m and further deals in the pipeline, Tom, Simon, Joe and Pippa bring skills, experience and contacts that bolster our existing team and will help us continue to maximise the value of our existing and future investments. “

Smithers joins from Green Property, where he was associate director of asset management.

His prior experience includes roles with IVG (formerly Oppenheim Property Fund Management), where he was associate director of transactions and responsible for UK acquisitions and disposals, and Grosvenor Estate.

Osborne will join AshbyCapital on 16 May from Forsters LLP, where he was an associate solicitor in the corporate department.

Wan joins from Ernst & Young while Hunn moves across from the hospitality sector.

Tom Smithers has joined Ashby Capital from Green Property