Three step up at AY Leeds
Avison Young has announced the promotion of Joe Wherity, Dave Sweeting and Daniel Grey in its Yorkshire office, as the consultancy strengthens its senior leadership.
Wherity and Sweeting have been promoted to director in AY’s place division and Grey, who works in the professional advisory team, has been made associate director.
Stephen Cowperthwaite, principal and managing director, regions and Liverpool at Avison Young UK said: “The promotions exemplify strong business cases, client focus, operational excellence, and a steadfast commitment to our culture.
“Regional investment is part of Avison Young UK’s wider growth strategy, and these promotions will continue our goal of delivering real benefit to our towns and cities.”
The promotions are part of Avison Young promoting 59 of its team members across the UK to associate director and director levels, in recognition of their outstanding contributions and dedication to the growth of the firm and the delivery of its strategic objectives.
This spans offices in Birmingham, Brighton, Bristol, Edinburgh, Dublin, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, and Newcastle, and encompass eight key business groups, including building and project consultancy, client solutions, place, and professional advisory.
Nick Walkley, principal and UK president at Avison Young UK, said: “I look forward to working closely with this new cohort of senior leaders as we continue to drive forward our vision for AY UK. These promotions recognise outstanding professional achievements and also significant contributions made to team collaboration and our shared company culture.
“They underscore the wealth of Avison Young’s internal talent, reflecting diverse expertise and experience. We are committed to investing in our people and 2024 will see important steps taken to support current and future leaders within the business.”