28th June 2012 back to news

Edinburgh investment sale sparks new appointment

Graham + Sibbald successfully let, then sold, a 60 unit serviced apartment investment at Springside in conjunction with JLL on behalf of AMA for £7.5m, and makes a strong statement of intent to bolster the investment team by hiring one of their old boys.

Sandy Gilmour, ex Drivers Jonas, returns to the firm 16 years after starting his career as a graduate and where he spent 5 enjoyable years.

Les McAndrew (Commercial Partner - Edinburgh) says: "We have been looking to strengthen our investment credentials within Scotland and are delighted to welcome Sandy back to the firm after an 11 year absence. Sandy is a very experienced and well known surveyor within the Scottish market and brings a strong sales and asset management track record recently acting for a variety property companies, privates, UK funds and administrators".

Sandy Gilmour says: "Rejoining Graham + Sibbald is an exciting opportunity to promote and develop the investment business from Edinburgh. I am similarly delighted to return to a market leading Scottish brand focused on providing high quality property services to its clients from its extensive office and agency network throughout Scotland. This local market knowledge and expertise presents a real opportunity to showcase what we can do as a niche player within Scottish market."