Greystar Europe Holdings
James is Projects Director in the Development & Construction team at Greystar in London, with a focus on the delivery of new Build to Rent / 'multifamily' rental communities in the UK. He also leads on much of Greystar’s political and stakeholder engagement in the UK, and is a regular contributor to policy and research working groups. As examples, James currently sits on the BPF’s ‘Build to Rent’ committee and the ULI’s UK Residential Council. James is a regular speaker and commentator on residential issues, including recently during ‘London at MIPIM’ and at the launch of the Future of London / LSE report ‘Making the Most of Build to Rent’. He also contributed to the 2016 Urban Land Institute (ULI) publication, the ‘Build to Rent: Best Practice Guide’. James is a Chartered Structural Engineer and, prior to joining Greystar, was Head of the Residential Projects team at Deloitte Real Estate for 12 years, during which time his ancillary roles included membership of the HCA’s Design & Sustainability Advisory Group and the RICS Housing Commission in 2013. He also chaired the BPF’s Residential Conference in 2014.