Mathew is the founding partner. Since setting up Finn & Company in 2009, he’s advised on over £2 billion of property sales and acquisitions.
Mathew started in the commercial property business in 1997 and specialises in investment agency across all sectors acting for UK funds, property companies and private investors.
In 2012 Mathew won the PROPs Young Property Person of the Year, sponsored by Estates Gazette.
Outside of the business, Mathew is dedicated to his wife and three children whilst being a devoted Spurs supporter and keen boxing follower.
Charles graduated from Oxford Brookes University in July 2008 with a BSc degree in Real Estate Management.
He began his career client side at The Property Merchant Group where he was involved in working on some major central London office redevelopment schemes.
In January 2010 he joined Finn & Co to work as an investment surveyor providing advice over all sectors of the market. He has a number of institutional funds, private clients and property companies he works with. Since joining he has directly contributed to over £1 billion worth of transactions.
In January 2017, Charles became a Equity Partner of Finn and Company.
Notable deals include:
7-10 Chandos Street, London, W1 purchased for £68.5m
London Telephone Exchange, High Holborn, W1 purchased for £42.7m
25 Camperdown St, London, E1 purchased off market for £25.3m
Bridgend Industrial Estate, purchased off market for £19.88m
1 Portland Place, London, W1 purchased off market for £22m
Charles was the founding member of Young Surveyors - The Next Generation, a networking society for all young professionals in the property industry. Although he now takes a back seat role in the organisation, he still maintains an interest in encouraging the new faces of the industry to network.
in February 2015, Charles was nominated for 'Young Property Personality of the Year' at the Property Week Awards.
Outside of work he is a devoted husband to his wife, with whom they share the same passion of 'food, as well as being a keen golfer.
Ali graduated from Kingston University in 1999. During this period he experienced his first taste in the property market working for developers, Southgate Developments Limited (now Telereal Trillium).
In 2001, Ali Joined Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) where he qualified as a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Ali spent 11 years working as an Investment Agent in the National Capital Markets team based in the West End. Here he established strong client relationships with a number of funds, property companies and family trusts based in the UK, Europe, Middle East & Africa.
During this time Ali directly advised on a number of projects ranging from the disposal of complex development sites, through to the acquisition of long term, fixed income, sale and leaseback portfolios. Ali has also developed strong contacts in the finance sector and is able to use these to provide debt solutions to both straightforward and complex transactions where debt maybe required.
In 2004 Ali was promoted to Associate Director at LSH, making him the youngest at this level at this time.
In July 2012, Ali was listed within a national survey by Property Week entitled “HOT 100: The rising stars of 2012”
Outside of property Ali is involved with several charities, more notably working with the rehabilitation of young offenders. Ali also hosts property seminars at various leading universities. He is a keen rower and a member of the Globe Rowing Club based in Greenwich.
Tom graduated from Nottingham Trent University in July 2013 with a BSc (Hons) degree in Real Estate.
He began his career at Lambert Smith Hampton in London where he gained extensive experience on the graduate scheme, rotating in various sectors such as agency, property management and valuation. He advised a range of clients during his time at LSH and qualified as a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 2015. Subsequent to qualifying Tom worked in the Capital Markets team where he was involved with various acquisitions and disposals, advising a number of funds, property companies, developers and private individuals.
In March 2016 Tom joined Finn & Co to work as an investment surveyor providing advice over all sectors of the market. He has also recently become one of the newest members of the Young Surveyors committee.
Outside of work Tom is a keen footballer, golfer, and skier/snowboarder as well as being an avid Chelsea fan.
Shelley joined Finn and Company in February 2010 after 12 years at Churston Heard. She takes on the role as office manager and is in charge of the day to day administration and running of the office.
Outside of work, Shelley has a passion for languages, she has studied Spanish for many years and enjoys being at home with her cat Diego.