In May 2018, Jonathan Dean joined Peer Group Property team as Group Asset Manager. In January 2019 he was appointed to the Board as Property Director.
He brings with him a wealth of commercial property expertise having most recently played a key role at Somerset House as their Director of Property.
Jonathan undertook his surveying training at Cushman & Wakefield (formerly Healey & Baker) and worked in a number of well-known West End Firms before setting up his own practice which he subsequently sold and ended his consultancy career as Director and Joint Head of Retail for BNP Paribas Real Estate before being invited to join Durkan Estates as Investment Director.
Before joining Peer Group his recent achievements include restructuring the Estates and Commercial Teams at Somerset House whilst project managing the relocation of the Trust’s offices and some 70 staff releasing circa £2 million in savings for the Trust to invest in exhibitions and events.
Outside of Peer Group, Jonathan pursues interests in swimming, running, cycling and theatre.