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    We Are Lee Baron.
    The Smart Choice.

The Smart Choice... be there... 

Lee Baron is a leading specialist in property management, investment agency, and professional services. Our fast-growing, heavyweight client base reflects rare expertise
in both commercial and residential property, and a capacity to deliver holistic services - 
no matter how complex.

The Facts

£215 m
Rent Roll

We administer over £215million per annum of client rent monies across all asset classed for over 200 clients

£3.5 bn
Assets Managed

We have over £3.5 billion of property assets managed by 28 surveyors and 8 facility managers

8,500 +
Tenancies Managed

We manage over 8,000 tenancies throughout the UK.

1,400 +
Properties Managed

We manage in excess of 1,400 properties.

£300 m
Valuation

We have undertaken appraisals on over £300million of property by gross development value in the past 12 months

180 plus
Client Meetings

For one client we held over 180 hours of review meetings in a single year.

300
Lease Transactions

In any given year we complete approximately 300 rent review and lease renewals.

7 m sqft
Lease Advisory

We provide professoinal advice on circa 7 million sq ft of shopping centre commercial space

£10 bn
Insurance Cover

Our insurance brokering team places over £20 million of premium cover a year, insuring over £10 billion of assets.

£20 m
Facilities Management

Our facilities management team administers circa £20 million of our customers sevice charge monies per annum

110 rising
Personnel Count

We currently employ over 110 people, an increase of 75% compared to 2013. We are still recruiting so check out our careers page!

Our People

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Carl Whayman

Chief Executive Officer

Carl joined Lee Baron in 1985 as the company’s first graduate and rose through the ranks to become Chief Executive in 2000. Read Bio

020 7758 5656

Spent watching
Norwich FC home games

56,700 mins

Rob Hobson

Director

Rob joined in 2014 and is a Director in Asset Management and Real Estate Solutions. Rob is a registered valuer with over 20 years of Property Management expertise. Read Bio

020 7758 5626

07818 542460

Steve Adeleye

Finance Director

Steve joined in 2009 as the group’s Finance Director and is a vastly experienced qualified accountant. Read Bio

020 7758 5630

Mark Fitzgerald

Director

Mark joined in April 2015 as a Director with the Property Management team. Read Bio

020 3771 7166

07801 258 966

Dean Clarke

Sector Head – Residential Mixed Use

Dean has vast experience in all aspects of residential mixed use property management. He joined in August 2014 to expand Lee Barons’ Residential Mixed-Use sector. Read Bio

020 7758 5657

07807 749057

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Dianne Rowlands

HR Director

Dianne is the HR Director for Lee Baron Limited and LB Property Management Services and joined in 2007. Read Bio

020 7758 5665

News & Blog

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Howard Rosen is appointed Head of Landlord and Tenant department
22 June 2016

We have appointed Howard Rosen as Head of the firm’s Landlord and Tenant department.

Howard’s will take over from Rob Lewis who will now focus on providing specialist asset management advice whilst continuing with his shopping centre Landlord & Tenant work.

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Lee Baron staff raise some dosh for gosh
24 December 2015

Staff at Lee Baron have raised £746 for GOSH, the Evening Standard’s Christmas appeal for sick children being cared for at Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Staff raised the money through a homemade cake sale, raffle, and Lee Baron’s customary Christmas Jumper Day.

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Lee Baron hire CBRE pair
19 November 2015

Jonathan Tucker CIMA, MBA and Robert Kennedy have both joined Lee Baron from CBRE. 

Jonathan Tucker is appointed Client Accountant Team Leader and has more than 12 years’ experience working for both UK and international companies, successfully leading the financial function of client property portfolios.   His clients will include Kennedy Wilson Europe, who Lee Baron were appointed by earlier this year to manage part of the £503m UK portfolio acquired from Aviva, and Apollo Global Management.

Jonathan Tucker CIMA, MBA and Robert Kennedy MRICS have both joined Lee Baron from CBRE. 

Jonathan Tucker is appointed Client Accountant Team Leader and has more than 12 years’ experience working for both UK and international companies, successfully leading the financial function of client property portfolios. 

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Lee Baron proudly sponsored the Rays of Sunshine Annual Party
11 November 2015

The party, held last Tuesday at The Troxy in East London, is Rays of Sunshine’s main fundraising event and raised an incredible £625,000 on the evening.

Take That performed a 45 minute set in front of the crowd of 400 people but were upstaged by the Rays of Sunshine Wish Choir, made up of a group of inspirational and brave seriously ill children, who set the tone of the evening with a moving rendition of Michael Jackson’s, Heal the World.  

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Supporting our Troops
03 November 2015

Lee Baron was a proud sponsor of the Just Rifles 5th Annual Dinner & Dance, a fundraising event which is supported by London’s Property Industry.   Held on Thursday, 29 October at The Brewery in London’s Barbican, the night raised over £200,000 for soldiers injured in the line of duty. We thoroughly enjoyed the evening –listening to antidotes from former Tottenham Hotspur players, eating great food, and joining in with the sensible dancing at the end.

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Pumpkin Carving raising money for charity
30 October 2015

Halloween presented a perfect opportunity for a Pumpkin Carving contest for staff at Lee Baron to raise money for the ‘Once upon a Smile’ charity.

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Carl Whayman

Chief Executive Officer

020 7758 5656

Carl joined Lee Baron in 1985 as the company’s first graduate and rose through the ranks to become Chief Executive in 2000.

Carl oversees the entire business, and in particular Investment agency and the placement of property insurance matters. He developed the Investment Agency sector with his strong connections with key clients and other brokers, concluding sales and acquisitions of buildings both on and off market.

Carl specialises in dealing with unusual and difficult vacant properties either to let or sell often adding value through change of use.

Spent watching
Norwich FC home games

56,700 mins

Rob Hobson

Director

020 7758 5626

07818 542460

Rob joined in 2014 and is a Director in Asset Management and Real Estate Solutions.  Rob is a registered valuer with over 20 years of Property Management expertise.  

He previously worked for the London & Henley Group, DTZ Tie Leung and Chesterton International.

He has extensive experience in the execution of complex projects within the property industry including all aspects of asset management, development, valuation and transactional based business.  

Steve Adeleye

Finance Director

020 7758 5630

Steve joined in 2009 as the group’s Finance Director and is a vastly experienced qualified accountant. 

Steve has had a long successful career spanning several sectors including accounting practice, insurance, hospitality and property consultancy. He comes with 15 years’ experience of the Property sector.

Mark Fitzgerald

Director

020 3771 7166

07801 258 966

Mark joined in April 2015 as a Director with the Property Management team.

Dean Clarke

Sector Head – Residential Mixed Use

020 7758 5657

07807 749057

Dean has vast experience in all aspects of residential mixed use property management. He joined in August 2014 to expand Lee Barons’ Residential Mixed-Use sector.

Dean is an Associate at the Institute of Residential Property Management, and has managed a wide-range of high density mixed-use developments including new build phased developments for major house builders; managing site staff and regional teams across a variety of portfolios with up to 13,000 units; set up and first completions of sites to resolving disputes between parties in relation to service charge issues.

Abseiled
down Broadgate Tower

539ft

Dianne Rowlands

HR Director

020 7758 5665

Dianne is the HR Director for Lee Baron Limited and LB Property Management Services and joined in 2007.

She has over 15 years’ experience having worked in a variety of sectors including media, construction and property. Previous employers include BSkyB, Drivers Jonas and Capital Shopping Centres.

As a HR generalist, Dianne manages all HR activities including payroll and benefits, with extensive experience in employee relations, TUPE and restructuring.

Dianne is a Chartered Member of the CIPD and is currently undertaking post graduate studies in Organisational Development to further her skills and experience.