Chairman, European Real Estate Investment Banking, Morgan Stanley
Jonathan is Chairman of EMEA Real Estate Investment Banking at Morgan Stanley and a Senior Advisor to the firm. Prior to that, he was co-head of EMEA Real Estate Investment Banking.
He holds relationships with many of the European industry’s leading participants and has significant experience in a wide variety of M&A, equity and debt transactions both for property companies, corporations with significant property holdings and Governments.
Jonathan is a member of a number of Governmental and industry policy-making bodies. He is also a member of the Investment Property Forum and ULI, and was on the strategic working group of the Real Estate Index Market, a founding member of the European Real Estate Securities Association, and represented the industry in its discussions with Government on the introduction of REITS in the UK.
~ Industry Roles:
UK Government Property Advisory Panel
Bank of England Commercial Property Forum
British Property Federation Policy Committee
Property Industry Alliance REIT Committee
~Non-exec Directorships/Advisory Boards
Songbird Estates PLC
Grosvenor Liverpool Fund
Resolution Property Advisors
Oxford University SAID Business School Real Estate MBA Programme
~ Educational Background
Oxford University: 1977–1980, BA Biochemistry
Oxford University: 1980–1981, MA Molecular Biophysics
Chief Corporate Officer, ScottishPower
Former Chairman of Arsenal and the Football Association
Former CEO of Urdd Gobaith Cymru
Professor of IT Ethics
Chairman, UN Association of the UK
Founder, The Lighthouse Company