Mr. Morris has recently joined Grafton Advisors as Development Director leaving Tishman Speyer as UK Design & Construction team, completing the Verde SW1 development; redevelopment of Smithson Plaza; in addition to supporting the Development of a new European Headquarters for a Private Client. Prior to joining Tishman Speyer, he was a project director with Minerva Plc, specializing in Class A office developments in the London area. With over 25 years of professional experience in real estate development, Mr. Morris has focused solely on projects within London and has worked on a number of iconic buildings, including 30 St. Mary Axe, popularly known as “The Gherkin”. He is a member of the British Council for Offices and CoreNet. Mr. Morris holds an honors degree in quantity surveying from the University of the West of England and an RICS Assessment of Professional Competence.