J6 Event Speakers

Evan MainDonald

Evan MainDonald

MELT Property is a group of property development and investment companies which was originally formed in 2002. In the last eighteen years, we have we’ve built over 100 properties in London, Gloucestershire and Kent with with values of over £25m.

Over time their attention has shifted from residential development to mixed use projects and commercial development. They now have a particular focus on the hotel and serviced accomodation market. They’ve raised over £8m in equity for our current projects and continue to develop relationships with investors and joint venture partners in order to accelerate our business growth.

In this session Evan will share his views and insights into trends, themes and outlook for residential & commercial property in 2021.

Am will be giving a synopsis of the Commercial property market and his investment strategy for 2021.

Kirsty Darkins

Kirsty Darkins

Commercial property investment is often overlooked by private investors but building a commercial portfolio to hold is one of the most profitable, hands off investment strategies when you understand how. She has 20 years experience as a Commercial Surveyor, she is building her own portfolio and want to help you to do the same.

She helps you understand the why and the how of building a commercial property portfolio. From the fundamentals of how to find, fund and fill your property to how to add value and create a hands off portfolio giving you freedom to spend your time as you choose.

Suzi Carter

Suzi Carter

Experienced Investor and Real Estate professional. Currently working with strategic partners to give great returns to investors through ethical investment in both commercial and residential properties. Also available for part time consulting contracts in the real estate sector.

In this session Suzi and Kirsty will focus on commercial property valuations in 2021 & beyond, strength on covenants, opportunities on the high street & trends, themes and opportunities for commercial properties in 2021.

Arif Punjani

Arif Punjani

Arif Punjani is a Co-founder of Matplus Chartered Accountants. After acquiring double bachelor’s degree in accountancy, he went on to become the member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales. He further developed his niche in estate planning by also becoming a member of The Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners along with The Association of Taxation Technicians. In addition he possesses diploma in International Financial Reporting Standards, which is reflected in his elite corporate consulting and advisory role. He also sits at ATT’s technical VAT Sub-committee to share his knowledge.

Property can be a very lonely business. This event offers you excellent opportunity to connect with local investors & learn about new strategies in property.