Commercial agent Lambert Smith Hampton has appointed Dean Young to lead its Manchester industrial agency team.
Young, who founded specialist industrial agency Young & Co, previously headed up industrial teams at Knight Frank, CBRE and Edward Rushton.
Young’s previous clients in the region have included Global Investors, IPIF, M7Real Estate, Aberdeen Asset Management, Norbert Dentressangle Revelan and Bidvest.
Speaking following the appointment, Matthew Scrimshaw, regional managing director of the North at LSH says: “Dean Young is one of the North West’s big hitters in the industrial market and we feel that, with his extensive experience and contacts, he can drive our team forward and overtake our rivals.”
Young adds: “LSH has a fantastic reputation for its work in the industrial sector, especially in the South East and I look forward to developing its client base and elevating its standing in the industrial property market to a similar position in the North West region.”
Young will be based at LSH’s Spinningfields office.