3 November 2021
Alistair Elliott appointed to the Board of Grosvenor Britain & Ireland
Alistair Elliott has been appointed to the Board of Grosvenor Britain & Ireland (GBI). He will join the business as a Non-Executive Director on 1 April 2022
Alistair is currently a Senior Partner and Chair of the Knight Frank Group Executive Board, where he drives the group’s global strategy across a network of over 16,000 people in 380+ offices across 50+ territories.
James Raynor, Chief Executive, Grosvenor Britain & Ireland, commented: “We are absolutely delighted to appoint Alistair as a Non-Executive member of the Grosvenor Britain & Ireland board. His insights and leadership will be invaluable in supporting the growth expectations we have of the business. The sector is going through enormous change and his experience will be incredibly helpful in this new environment as we combine our long-term perspective with real agility and a desire to lead the industry on sustainability.”
Alistair Elliott said: “Throughout my professional career, I have always had a strong working relationship with Grosvenor, a business I admire and whose culture and values I respect. It’s a fascinating portfolio full of opportunity with huge scope to lead our sector on the ESG agenda and demonstrate how to curate and manage places. I’m excited to take up this challenge on my retirement from Knight Frank next spring.”
Alongside his role at Knight Frank, Alistair is a Member of the Prince’s Council and Chairman of The Commercial Property and Development Committee for the Duchy of Cornwall. He also acts as a LandAid Trustee and a member of the BPF Policy Committee as well as contributing regularly to advisory committees, judging panels and property media around the globe.
About Grosvenor Britain & Ireland
Grosvenor Britain & Ireland creates great places where communities, business and nature thrive.
In London’s West End, we support 9,000 residents, c1,000 businesses and 50,000 workers every day. We also create and manage sustainable neighbourhoods in London, Liverpool and across the South East of England.
We are one part of a global, family owned business that has been developing and managing land and property for over 340 years. Thinking long term allows us to give equal weight to the environmental, social and commercial impact of everything that we do.