We carefully select the best partners, working collaboratively with some of the industry’s most respected businesses to maximise value through design, development or operations.
Architects and Designers
Development and Investment
Aviva Investors is a global asset management business dedicated to delivering investment outcomes that are central to the wellbeing and success of customers. They are wholly owned by Aviva plc, the UK’s leading insurer, and have assets under management of £319 billion across a range of funds. Aviva are our partners on Fitzroy Place.
Bennetts Associates is a UK firm of architects, with a portfolio of award-winning projects and an expertise in higher education, refurbishment and sustainability. They are the architect for The Avenue, our building in London’s Tottenham Court Road.
Exemplar is one of the UK’s leading property development companies, specialising in the very highest quality commercial, residential and mixed-use space. Exemplar is our development partner for The Avenue in London’s West End.
Helical is a UK focused property investment and development company which operates across many sectors of the property industry. Helical is our development partner for One Bartholomew Close in London’s Farringdon.
Janson Urban is a real estate development business focused on creating profitable and secure investments in and around Central London.
Mitie provides facilities, property and energy management for a wide range of public and private sector businesses. Mitie manages the front of house at The Colmore Building, our office property in Birmingham.
MoreySmith is an architectural designer based in central London. The practice has designed some of the world’s most innovative workspaces including international headquarters for blue chip, FTSE 100 companies and globally recognised brands.
Through strategic advice, targeted messaging, copywriting, media relations and social media, Newgate helps us with external communications both corporately and for our assets.
Pilbrow & Partners
Pilbrow & Partners is a 70-strong architecture and urban design studio. The award-winning practice specialises in complex mixed-use projects, often set in sensitive heritage contexts. They are the architect of The Kensington, our building on Kensington High Street in London.
Quadrant Estates is a private property investment and development company focused on sourcing opportunities where it can maximise value, developing the highest quality investment properties. Quadrant Estates is the asset manager for Morfa Shopping Park in Swansea.
Realise Creative is a creatively led, multidisciplinary agency in London’s Hoxton. It works internationally with some of the most influential brands and ambitious individuals across campaigns, branding, strategy, environments, events and everything in between.
Sadler Greenwood is an independent creative partnership specialising in corporate identity, branding and digital design. The London based outfit have assisted us on recent digital projects including our corporate site and the community hub for The Colmore Building.
Saentys is a branding agency based in London, Paris, Geneva and Lyon specialising in multi-media campaigns for the real estate and corporate markets. Saentys assists us with marketing materials for our One Bartholomew Close development.
Sheppard Robson has designed award-winning architecture, interior design and masterplanning projects around the world, building a strong reputation across numerous typologies – including office, education, residential, healthcare, science and retail projects.
Stepladder is a world-class branding agency specialising in property. Stepladder assists us with design and branding projects, including the rebranding of our investment in Birmingham to The Colmore Building and the brand identity for The Avenue, our development in London’s Tottenham Court Road.
The Genuine Dining Co.
The Genuine Dining Co. is a team of motivated, passionate and fashionable foodies. They deliver fresh, seasonal, imaginatively created and beautifully presented food to a vast array of businesses across the UK from film studios and media companies, to law firms and banks.
U+I aims to create huge, long-lasting social and economic change for the communities in which it builds, and sustainable value for its shareholders. U+I is our development partner for Brunel Place in Slough.