fbe Leeds - An Eye to the Past in Setting the Future
Date:23rd May 2019
Aagrah, St Peter’s Square, Quarry Hill, Leeds LS9 8AH
Leeds fbe is delighted to welcome Mark Finch, Director of Real Estate at Rushbond Plc, to give a presentation entitled “An Eye to the Past in Setting the Future – the relevance of history in growing an inclusive city”.
Mark R Finch BA(Hons) MSc MRTPI MRICS AIEMA
Mark is the Director of Real Estate at Rushbond plc, a Leeds-based real estate development and investment company, which has a 30 year plus track record of delivering award-winning transformative commercial, residential, leisure and cultural projects throughout the Leeds City Region.
Rushbond is leading on an array of major investments within the City Region, including the Majestic office development on Leeds’ City Square, the revival of the Kirkgate District through the City’s iconic Corn Exchange and First White Cloth Hall buildings, a series of urban and sub-urban housing projects throughout the City Region, and the transformation of Bretton Hall in Wakefield into a hotel and creative campus.
A Chartered Town Planner and Chartered Surveyor, with degrees from Newcastle and Heriot Watt Universities, Mark was a Director at Deloitte LLP, Head of Planning (Leeds) at Drivers Jonas and Director of Planning at Thornfield Properties plc, with previous consultan¬cy and local authority roles.
This event includes a two-course buffet lunch and an accompanying drink at Aagrah, Quarry Hill, Leeds.
Aagrah are well known for their award winning Kashmiri cuisine with a modern twist and has been the home of many fbe curry nights over the years!