Global property agent CBRE has appointed Jonathan Priestley as a senior director in its UK Industrial & Logistics team.
He joins the firm from Baytree Logistics Properties, a pan-European logistics developer where he was executive director and founder.
Priestley specialises in advising occupiers, leasing, warehouse design, master planning, development and delivery.
During his successful 20-year career he has transacted many distribution deals in the UK, Europe and Asia across a broad range of occupiers including retailers, 3rd party logistics providers, and manufacturers. He also advises the UK Business Council for Sustainable Development.
In his new role, Priestley will work closely with the existing UK national industrial advisory and transaction team to spearhead the growth of the occupier focus in the distribution sector.