Grosvenor is a privately owned property group, active in some of the world’s most dynamic cities. Our future success is tied to sustainable growth of the cities in which we have a presence. We have a vested interest in the future shape of the urban landscape and aim to help create and manage attractive and vibrant cities in which people choose to live and work.
Andrew Bibby was appointed to the Grosvenor Americas Board in 2009. He joined Grosvenor in 1984 and became Chief Executive of Grosvenor Americas in 2009. During this time, he has been involved with the acquisition, development and management of all property types and has worked in Vancouver, Calgary and San Francisco. He is currently a Director of Canadian Western Bank, has served as a past Director of the Real Property Association of Canada and is a former member of the Sauder Business School Advisory Board.
Rekha Patel CPA was appointed to the Grosvenor Americas Board in 2003. She joined Grosvenor in 2003 following 12 years with the real estate investment arm of GIC Real Estate, the Singaporean sovereign wealth fund. She is a member of Commercial Real Estate Women and a Director on the Board of the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.
Mark Preston, MRICS, joined Grosvenor in the UK in 1989 and was appointed to the Group Board in 2006. As well as holding the position of Group Chief Executive, he also currently serves as Chairman of Grosvenor’s Group Executive Committee, the Group Investment Committee and the Grosvenor Fund Management Board and he is a Non-Executive Director of the Grosvenor Britain & Ireland, Grosvenor Americas and Grosvenor Asia Pacific Boards. Seconded to Hong Kong in 1995, he returned to the UK to lead Grosvenor's Fund Management operations in 1997, spent four years in San Francisco from 2002, became Chief Executive of Grosvenor Britain & Ireland in 2006 and Group Chief Executive in 2008. Mark currently holds two Non-Executive Directorships on the Boards of Persimmon Plc and Sonae Sierra SGPS. He is a Trustee of the Westminster Foundation and also a member of the Board of The Association of Foreign Investors in Real Estate, the Urban Land Institute Greenprint Advisory Board and the (University of) Cambridge Land Economy Advisory Board.
James Raynor was appointed to the Grosvenor Fund Management Board in 2005. He joined Grosvenor in 2004 from The Royal Bank of Scotland in Paris, where he was Senior Director of European Real Estate. He was also on the Non-Executive Board of Nordisk Renting. He was promoted to his present role at Grosvenor in June 2013 and also became a member of Grosvenor’s Group Executive Committee in the same year. Previous roles at Grosvenor include Chief Investment Officer and Head of the Capital Markets and Continental European businesses. He sits on the INREV Training & Education Committee and the ULI French Council.