Chartered Surveyors Boost UK Valuation Team With Key Promotions

Graham + Sibbald, UK Chartered Surveyors and Property Consultants, have announced the promotions of Stephen Craig and Derek Richardson to Partner level within their Commercial Valuation team.

These promotions come as part of the firms strategic business growth strategy which has seen them go from strength to strength in recent years, opening five offices in 2022 alone and boasting a total complement of almost 300 staff members working across the UK from London to Inverness.

Stephen Craig is Graham + Sibbald’s Head of Commercial Valuation in the UK, based in Glasgow. He provides commercial valuation and advisory services to a wide range of clients aided by the full in-house property service offered by Graham + Sibbald. His role involves focusing on the West of Scotland Team, being primarily based in the Glasgow office, and also chairing the firm’s Commercial Valuation Committee which oversees our National Valuation Team throughout the UK.

Derek Richardson is an RICS Registered Valuer and Chartered Surveyor within the Graham + Sibbald Aberdeen office, with over 10 years’ post qualification experience within the commercial real estate sector. He specialises in providing commercial valuation advice for acquisition and secured lending purposes as well as valuations of specialist property portfolios for financial statements. Derek also liaises with various lenders, assisting them with professional advice on estate within their existing loan book.

Working across a range of market sectors, including the industrial, office and retail markets, Graham + Sibbald also have an established presence in number of specialist areas including Hotel + Leisure, Petroleum + Roadside, Healthcare, Social Housing, Land + Development and Ports + Harbours.