Metis Real Estate Advisors announces Peter Barker as new Director
Metis Real Estate Advisors, the independent retail, leisure and investment agency business, has today that Peter Barker has joined its advisory team as Director.
Barker was most recently a property director at Lovisa where he drove the brand’s growth from its debut Leeds store in 2015 to over 40 stores across the UK. Prior to this, he was head of northern retail at Savills, most notably acting for UBS on Birmingham’s Primark, the brand’s largest store in the world.
Stephen Tregenza, Director of Retail Agency at Metis, said: “Peter’s expertise is invaluable as we continue to drive UK acquisitions for Lovisa and further diversify our client base. Throughout his career, Peter has visited and worked with an unrivalled range of shopping centres, and this specialist experience adds a new dimension to our team.”
Peter Barker said: “After following closely the rapid growth of Metis, and the ambition and proficiency of the advisory team, I am delighted to be joining the company. I look forward to applying my experience in the sector to Metis’ high-quality client base, aiding the company’s expansion even further.”