We are a full-package property development company and property asset manager.

Providing core property industry services from architecture, planning and design to project management, cost management, dilapidations consultancy, quantity surveying, commercial property occupier services and property disposal and acquisition.

If you are in interested in investing in property development projects then head on over to Credo Living.

If you are a landlord or commercial property tenant, say hello at Credo Asset Management.


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Andrew McDonald MRICS

Property Acquisition & Disposals. Project Coordinator.

Andrew has more than 25 years in the property investment and occupational markets. With a specialism in the retail property market, Andrew’s knowledge of the UK’s high streets, towns, and shopping centres is considerable. He co-founded Tandem Real Estate alongside Andrew Taylor.

Andrew has a wide range of experience across various asset classes and transaction types, including complex mixed-use property investment portfolios and leasing major London shop units, to advising on shopping centre developments. He also has an extensive network of contacts across property institutions, pension funds, and high profile property companies.

As Co-founder of Tandem Real Estate, Andrew has watched towns evolve and seen our work and home lives increasingly overlap. He believes that the repurposing of defunct commercial properties is key to tackling the current housing shortage.

Andrew is a Certified Practitioner of NLP and qualified in Effective Coaching & Mentoring with the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM).

When he’s not touring the UK for work, Andrew rides his motorbike or runs trail races for ‘fun’ near his home in Surrey. He’s completed the Marathon des Sables.

Paul Norbury MRICS

Property Occupier Services. Project Coordinator.

Paul has worked within the retail property sector for over 25 years with various corporate agencies, including Cushman & Wakefield and Strutt & Parker. He now runs a boutique commercial property agency, Norbury Sansom, where he advises landlords and occupiers on leasing and acquiring trading space.

Paul also acts as a consultant for developers, providing up-to-date market information and analysis on occupier demand and trends, ensuring they have their finger on the pulse through the bidding and development process.

With a specialism in the retail warehousing sub-sector of the retail property market, Paul is conscious of the sensitivities of our high street to external threats. He believes the town centres of the future will look radically different, providing an eclectic mix of experiential retailing, F&B, residential, and community uses.

When not touring the towns and cities of the UK looking at retail space, Paul can be found walking his dog on the local trails of west Berkshire or riding his motorbike, taking in the sites. He’s partial to a bit of fly-fishing, too.

Dicky Lewis

Lead Architect – Commercial

Dicky co-founded Shoreditch-based White Red Architects, unifying the large-scale project experience of his fellow directors into an energetic practice engaging in exciting projects in the UK and internationally.

He began his career at Foster + Partners in London, working on a variety of projects from conception of designs, such as the competition win of 425 Park Avenue Office Tower in New York, McLaren Production Centre through to delivery, the technical design stage of Tocumen Airport in Panama.

Explorative and playful with a strong commercial head, White Red Architects offer contemporary design through a refreshingly efficient, ideas-led yet pragmatic process.

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Giovanni Patania

Architect & property investor

Sienna-born Giovanni has worked for architecture firms worldwide—most notably as Lead Architect with Foster + Partners on various Apple stores, including the Champs-Élysées retail outlet in Paris. Based in London, he’s co-founder and principal architect at award-winning WindsorPatania Architects, which has offices in London, Cambridge, and Liverpool.
As the Lead Architect on the Champs-Élysées Apple store, Giovanni oversaw the design, MEP, and structural coordination for this $60m residential-to-commercial project, managing every step of the process. He has also been part of design teams of over £1.2b worth of projects from the UK, EU, and China.

Alex Hurn MRICS

Chartered building surveyor & entrepreneur

As Founder and Managing Director of Sillence Hurn Building Consultancy, Alex has experience in project delivery across all property sectors, most notably commercial, retail and residential. Alex is a champion of innovative practice and using latest technologies to complement best practice. He has a broad range of clients including Mint Property Finance, Lendwell, Eastleigh Borough Council, Bournemouth Airport, LIDL and eurofund group.

Alex graduated from the University of the West of England with a BSc (Hons) Building Surveying and is a qualified member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors as a Chartered Building Surveyor. Alex also previously served as chairman of the RICS Matrics Hampshire and IOW Committee and has recently been shortlisted for RICS Young Building Surveyor of the Year 2021.

You can often find Alex catching up with clients on and off of the fairway, battling to keep that single figure handicap.

Luke Masters

Business development, development consultant & entrepreneur

Luke has always had a keen interest in real estate, having started his career at a national property company in acquisitions and disposals of commercial assets. Luke then moved to a regional company as a development consultant advising on a wide variety of mixed use and residential schemes.
Luke’s most recent role was acting as acquisitions Director for a privately funded property developer undertaking conversion and new building schemes, this experience led to Luke developing his own projects as a private developer. He also heads-up business development at Chartered Building Consultancy, Sillence Hurn. Luke’s approach over the last decade in the industry is one full of assisting and helping others. Luke’s knowledge, experience and tenacity ensures businesses get the best results.