Media Release: Surveyor rejoins Shepherd to head commercial office in Lanarkshire

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LANARKSHIRE native, Derek Richardson, who qualified as a chartered surveyor at Shepherd’s Glasgow office earlier in his career, has rejoined the Shepherd team to head up its commercial office in Lanarkshire.

Commenting on his appointment, Richardson said: “I’m delighted to rejoin Shepherd, particularly at a time when the firm is moving forward at pace, and I look forward to playing a central role in the acceleration of that growth in an active market.”

Welcoming Richardson back to the firm, Steve Barnett, Shepherd commercial partner in Glasgow, said: “I’m delighted that Derek has joined our busy Glasgow office to expand further our offering across the West of Scotland.

“This appointment not only signifies our confidence in Lanarkshire’s commercial property sector, but also our determination to build on our burgeoning reputation as a leading player across Scotland’s retail, office, industrial and leisure and hotel sectors.”

Based in Motherwell, operating from the same premises as its long established residential valuation office, Shepherd’s commercial office in Lanarkshire offers a multi disciplinary property service encompassing: valuation; commercial agency; corporate recovery and restructuring; building surveying; lease advising; rent reviews; development and investment consultancy; rating and property management.

In addition to Motherwell, Shepherd’s other offices in Lanarkshire are located at East Kilbride, Coatbridge and Hamilton.

Shepherd is a national surveying business providing its clients with decades of experience and expertise, together with national resources and comprehensive local market knowledge.


For further information please contact Derek Richardson on 01698 252229 or Steven Barnett on 0141 331 2807

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Date: 13th August 2013

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