The Future of Property Management is Evolving

With the promotion of Claire Galbraith to Partner within Graham + Sibbald in late 2020, the team has seen massive changes over the last few months in both people and systems. Claire’s teams operate across Scotland to provide a multitude of management services including; financial management, property assessments, debt collection and cost control, facilities management, strategic enhancements and more. As the Head of Property Management services, Claire is passionate about people and systems being integral to the approach developed for each client.

In addition to this, the recent promotion of Lynne McGettigan from Senior Accounts Manager to Director is of strategic importance to the business as it currently experiences a period of growth and development. From the recent hiring of a number of new staff members from a former competitor, to the ongoing requirement to grow the team even further to cope with client needs and demands, Graham + Sibbald’s Property Management team has also implemented new systems to allow for a better and more bespoke client experience.

Both currently based in the firms Glasgow office, boasting a Scotland-wide remit, Claire and Lynne are leading the way in property management services both in terms of day-to-day management and accounting needs on behalf of their respective clients; ranging from individual property occupiers to large office blocks across multiple locations.

Claire commented, “This is a very exciting and busy time for our teams as we work to embrace and develop new management systems while undertaking several recruitment opportunities to meet demand. There are also some additional changes coming in to play as Graham + Sibbald is undergoing a restructure which will see the business split in to several LLP’s, one of which will be specific for Graham + Sibbald Property Management LLP. These updates will be of great benefit to our Clients moving forward and we are very much looking forward to the completion of same.”

Calum Campbell, Graham + Sibbald Managing Partner, said; “The promotions of both Claire Galbraith and Lynne McGettigan will greatly benefit our business and more importantly, our Clients. Our Property Management teams adapted quickly 12 months ago to meet the needs of our Clients and their respective tenants when the Covid-19 pandemic hit and they have continued to work hard to ensure that everything has remained stable since. Despite these challenging times, the team is undergoing a period of growth and we are accepting applications for a variety of roles which can be found via our website.”