Dubai, UAE – Global property consultancy Knight Frank has today announced that, following an election in December, William Beardmore-Gray will succeed Alistair Elliott as the firm’s Senior Partner & Group Chairman.Effective from 1st April 2022, Beardmore-Gray, who is currently Knight Frank’s Head of the London Commercial and Global Occupier businesses, will step up into the new role. In order to ensure a smooth handover, he will join the firm’s Group Executive Board later this month. Having joined as a graduate in 1983, Elliott became Knight Frank’s Head of Commercial in 2006 before becoming Senior Partner & Group Chairman in 2013, where he has spent that past eight years driving the firm’s strategy worldwide. Elliott is set to retire from the Partnership in March 2022 having spent the last 38 years with the firm.Alistair Elliott, Senior Partner & Group Chairman at Knight Frank said: “I am delighted that William will succeed me as Senior Partner & Group Chairman in 2022. For...read more...