Richard Kitching

Richard Kitching

Development Director, Head of Development Management & Development Agency at GL Hearn, part of Capita Real Estate.


Development Management

  • Experienced Development Manager, lead consultant instructing and managing sub consultants from design conception to delivery. Scheme values from GDV £3m – £500m +.
  • Delivery of mixed use and standalone schemes including residential, various formats food store, student accommodation and budget hotels.
  • Focus on delivery to maximise development through good design, planning negotiation, ongoing financial analysis as well as optimising mix and makeup of the development. Primarily focused on London and South.

Development Agency

  • Major Food Retailers preferred development advisor for mixed use retail residential schemes in London and the South East the role has now evolved as preferred development advisor maximising the existing asset portfolio with air-rights development to existing assets.
  • Extensive contacts with National and Regional House Builders, Registered Providers and Private Residential Sector (for Rent) (PRS) advising client how best to maximise sites and assets making sites suitable for the residential market.