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Tim Mitchell

Tim Mitchell

CEO Europe at Global Student Accommodation Group

Tim Mitchell is a Chartered Surveyor with 23 years’ experience, including 14 years dedicated to the student accommodation sector.

Prior to the formation of GSA Group, Tim was Group Property Director at UNITE Group Plc, where he worked for over eight years. During this time the company’s portfolio increased from c.2,000 to over 38,000 beds. Tim was responsible for UNITE’s development pipeline outside London including acquisition, planning and construction; and also asset management activity associated with the group’s built portfolio.

Tim’s experience allows him to focus on major investment activity in the business, including fund raising and implementing investment, acquisition and development strategies. Since 2009 he has been responsible for Real Estate strategy within GSA Group and in 2009 – 2010 Tim acted as Managing Director for the new Urbanest London business, leading the establishment of the team as it secured its initial round of pipeline transactions, including Hoxton, Tower Bridge, Kings Cross and Camden. He is now responsible for leading the growth of GSA into Europe, including Dublin.

Date: 12 November 11:30
Panel session: The Next European Housing Model