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The MMX Team

Our close knit, experienced team has been together for over 16 years. Friendly and approachable, we specialise in all aspects of the retail property market – from leases and acquisitions to asset management, conflict resolution and more. 

Working as a team gives us an overview of the entire market – and ensures you receive personal advice for every challenge you face. We’re dedicated to finding solutions that meet your needs. We can help on everything from small high street outlets to major regional shopping centres and also specialise in large food and department stores.

Call us on 020 3130 4650 and we’ll put you in touch with your ideal contact from our vibrant team. 

To read more about our individual team members, please click below.

Kay HarrimanKay
Harriman
David HobbsDavid
Hobbs
David JinksDavid
Jinks

Kay Harriman BSc FRICS MCI.Arb CEDR Accredited Mediator

Partner

  • Telephone: 020 3130 4656
  • Mobile: 07977 998833
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Expertise

With over 30 years in the property market Kay is the most experienced member of the team. Her unrivalled market knowledge has gained her a reputation as one of the leading experts in her field. Kay specialises in large space reviews including variety stores, department stores and supermarkets. Acting for both landlords and tenants, Kay advises multiple retailers, developers, property companies and investment funds on all aspects of retail property on a nationwide basis. Most recently Kay has been involved in a number of investment advisory roles which has given her clients the knowledge necessary to enable them to make a more informed decision platforms.

Background

Prior to becoming a partner of MMX Retail, Kay headed up the Savills In-Town Retail Landlord and Tenant team. Kay joined Savills in 2006 following the acquisition of Blair Kirkman. She was previously an Equity Partner at Blair Kirkman LLP for 17 years and has also worked at Morgan Grenfell and Legal & General. Kay is a CEDR Accredited Mediator, practising Arbitrator and Independent Expert. She receives regular appointments from the RICS Dispute Resolution Service.

Interests

Kay enjoys many sports including sailing, tennis and badminton. She is also a keen walker.

David Hobbs BSc (Hons), MRICS

Partner

  • Mobile: 07719 033996
  • Telephone: 020 3130 4655
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Expertise

David has 8 years of experience in all of aspects of the property retail market. He has acted on behalf of institutional landords and developers as well as established and start-up retailers in the acquisition and disposal of unit shops in Central London and across the country. In addition to shopping centre leasing, David has strong mixed use, retail-led development experience having acquired and developed foodstore and convenience stores for UK and Australian food retailers.

Background

David started his property career at Colliers International where he worked for over 6 years, specialising in Central London retail agency and then shopping centre and foodstore development before resigning to move to Australia. In Sydney, David worked for Woolworths Ltd who through their businesses, are Australia’s largest retailer, dominant foodstore operator and most active shopping centre developer. For Woolworths, David acquired and developed foodstores across New South Wales with a focus on the Sydney metro area. David is a member of the RICS and a property alumnus from The University of Reading.

Interests

David enjoys many sports and in particular hockey, tennis and football. He’s a keen follower of Aussie Rules Football and struggles with the burden of being a life-long Nottingham Forest supporter.

David Jinks MRICS, MCI.Arb

Partner

  • Telephone: 020 3130 4652
  • Mobile: 07976 738372
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Expertise

David has been in the retail property market since 1989 and has an indepth knowledge of both in town and out-of-town markets. Acting for both landlords and tenants, David advises multiple retailers, developers, property companies and investment funds on all aspects of retail property on a nationwide basis.

Background

Prior to becoming a Partner of MMX Retail, David was a Director of Savills. Previously he was an Equity Partner at Blair Kirkman LLP. David has also been a Partner at Carter Wassell Murdoch and Associate Director at Chesterton Plc. David is an APC Assessor for the RICS.

Interests

David enjoys hill walking, sailing and country pursuits.

David JusticeDavid
Justice
Scott MitchellScott
Mitchell
Alex PeckAlex
Peck

David Justice BSc (Hons), MRICS

Partner

  • Telephone: 020 3130 4653
  • Mobile: 07977 998822
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Expertise

David has an extensive track record in retail agency, with experience covering all areas of the UK. He has worked with numerous landlords and retailers, with a keen focus on establishing viable strategies for future performance. With nearly 20 years experience in the retail property market David has been involved in leasing a number of shopping centres for some of the UK's leading landlords. He has also taken a pivotal role in advising some of the country's top multiple retailers on their acquitions and disposal strategies both in and out-of-town throughout the UK. David's expertise also includes extensive knowledge within the Central London retail market and has assisted in a number of investment and development purchases, where his occupational knowledge has been crucial.

Background

Prior to setting up MMX Retail, David was a Director of Savills and previously an Equity Partner of Blair Kirkman LLP. He has also worked at Cushman & Wakefield and Grant & Partners. David is a member of The British Council of Shopping Centres, The Shop Agents Society and Accessible Retail.

Interests

David enjoys keeping fit by running and through many types of sport, his favourite being skiing. He also has a passion for historic cars, the Kent coast and sailing.

Scott Mitchell BSc (Hons) MRICS

Partner

  • Telephone: 020 3130 4660
  • Mobile: 07967 552995
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Interests

Scott is a keen sportsman and enjoys playing tennis, hockey and golf. He is also passionate about skiing and was a member of the British Freestyle Ski Team.

Alex Peck BA (Hons), MSc

Associate

  • Telephone: 020 3130 4657
  • Mobile: 07980 723454
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Expertise

Alex works on a variety of shopping centre schemes which include thecentre:MK in Milton Keynes, Whitefriars Shopping Centre in Canterbury and Liberty Shopping Centre in Romford. In addition to shopping centre leasing, Alex assists on the Monsoon Accessorize, Smiggle, Body Shop and Toy Store retailer accounts. He is currently working towards his APC.

Background

Alex joined MMX Retail in September 2013 following the completion of a postgraduate degree in Real Estate from London Southbank University. During his degree, he enjoyed stints of work experience with Bidwells and Land Securities. Prior to his postgraduate degree, Alex worked in a graduate teaching role for 18 months following his undergraduate degree in Geography from the University of Leeds.

Interests

Alex is an all round sports fan, Arsenal season ticket holder and is often mistaken for Tyrion Lannister from the TV series Game Of Thrones.

Nick StewartNick
Stewart
Howard QuigleyHoward
Quigley
Nick SymonsNick
Symons

Nick Stewart BA (Hons) MRICS

Partner

  • Telephone: 020 3130 4659
  • Mobile: 07717 653937
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Expertise

Nick has over 13 years experience in property, predominantly in the retail sector. Prior to 2006, Nick was involved largely in leasing roles on behalf of a variety of landlords including property companies, institutional funds and private individuals. This experience gave Nick a full insight into asset management as well as occupational requirements both in shopping centres and on the high street. Nick made the transition to investment brokerage in 2006 and since then has been involved in the successful acquisition and disposal of retail assets throughout the UK for various clients. Nick has also provided advice on portfolios as well as funding opportunities.

Background

Prior to joining MMX in 2011, Nick was a Partner at Strutt & Parker where he had worked for ten years in their Retail Department. Nick also worked at Montagu Evans in Glasgow as a trainee graduate where he attended Paisley University to obtain a post graduate diploma. Nick is a member of the RICS.

Interests

Nick enjoys many sports with golf and skiing being his main hobbies. He is also keen follower of the Scottish Rugby Team!

Howard Quigley

Partner

  • Telephone: 020 3130 4662
  • Mobile: 07917 575367
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Nick Symons BSc (Hons), MRICS

Partner

  • Telephone: 020 3130 4654
  • Mobile: 07977 998825
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Expertise

Nick's experience over the past 20 years has included a wide range of UK instructions for both landlords and tenants. He has been involved in leasing some of the country's high profile centres, he has also advised retailers on their acquition and disposal strategies throughout the country. More recently he has assisted in a number of investment purchases, where his occupational knowledge has been crucial.

Background

Prior to becoming a Partner of MMX Retail, Nick was a Director at Savills, following their acquisition of Blair Kirkman where he was an Equity Partner. Nick also worked as an Estate Manager at Marks & Spencer, prior to joining Blair Kirkman. Nick is an active member of the British Council of Shopping Centres and former committee member of the Shop Agents Society. In addition he has also been Guest Speaker for Investment Property Forum, British Council of Shopping Centres and Taylor Wessing Solicitors. He is a regular contributor to the property press including Estates Gazette and Retail Week. He has also provided comment to national press including the Financial Times.

Interests

Nick enjoys many types sport including sailing and is a keen golfer (high handicap). He is also an avid Welsh Rugby supporter.

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