Mark Whittingham is a managing director in the Real Estate Advisory Group (REAG), based in London. Mark leverages over 20 years of real estate valuation expertise across all sectors and has extensive experience undertaking due diligence in connection with real estate transactions of both individual properties and portfolios and acting on behalf of lenders, investors, developers and public bodies. Mark is responsible for the strategic development of Kroll’s real estate valuation services and coordinating wider service offering to investor clients, including overseeing valuations throughout EMEA.
Prior to joining Kroll, Mark served as Head of Valuation Advisory at BNP Paribas RE. Before that, he held the title of European Director at JLL, where he led the special projects team.
Mark has experience in all areas of commercial real estate, including portfolio transactions, due diligence, risk assessment and providing strategy and valuation advice for all major lenders, restructuring professionals, private equity groups, property companies and institutions, mainly for secured lending, monitoring and statutory purposes. His knowledge includes not only valuation of real estate investments across all sectors but also advice on restructuring leases, maximizing sale proceeds, large scale shopping center schemes and complex commercial portfolios.
In addition to advising on commercial and real estate investments, Mark has considerable experience developing property business plans as well as new reporting and analysis systems, residual appraisals and in particular discounted cash flow (DCF) techniques. His expertise in cash flow appraisals and risk assessments benefits both investment properties and portfolio strategy and analysis for a number of clients.
Mark received a BSc (Hons) degree in real estate management from Nottingham University. He is also a Chartered Member of the Royal Institution of Charted Surveyors (RICS) as well as an RICS registered valuer. Additionally, Mark is a member of the Investment Property Forum and a regular speaker on valuation issues.
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