Maillard & Co have announced the appointment of John Pirouet as Group Managing Director.
John (pictured) has extensive experience in the financial services and real estate sector. His real estate experience includes being a director on a listed Real Estate Investment Trust that owns commercial properties in London with a value of more than £2bn. He has acted for large-scale clients including Middle Eastern and US Sovereign Wealth Funds, as well as Institutional German Real Estate Funds.
With 20 years’ experience in the offshore financial services industry, John is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, a Certified Fraud Examiner, holds a Certificate of Proficiency in Insolvency and the APMP qualification issued by the International Project Management Association.
John commented: “I am delighted to be moving into the local property market, to assist a strong team realise the ambitions to become the ‘go-to-firm’. People and service delivery will continue to be the number one priority whilst the firm continues to move from strength to strength.”
Oliver Mourant, Partner at Rialto, the private equity firm that owns Maillard & Co commented: “We are delighted to have secured John, he is a seasoned and well-networked professional and we very much look forward to working with him”.
Previous Managing Director, Simon Buckley, remains an important Director on the board of the business and will continue to support the firm’s growth.