So that’s where Marsh & Parson star Liza-Jane Kelly went!

first_imgHome » News » Agencies & People » So that’s where Marsh & Parson star Liza-Jane Kelly went! previous nextAgencies & PeopleSo that’s where Marsh & Parson star Liza-Jane Kelly went!Sales Director who helped aggressively expand London agent but left a year ago has now joined Savills to head up its prime sales operation in the capital.Nigel Lewis29th June 201802,837 Views Senior industry veteran Liza-Jane Kelly has joined Savills to head up the company’s prime London market sales team just over a year after her shock departure from London agency Marsh & Parsons.She helped grow M&P from a minor operator to one of the capital’s fastest-expanding agents, enlarging it from seven to 27 branches.Kelly led a management buyout of M&P in 2005 with fellow director Peter Rollings, backed by Irish firm Sherry Fitzgerald, growing the company partly through the acquisition of local competitor Vanstons in 2006.But after LSL bought the company in 2011, Kelly unexpectedly left the company to “pursue other career opportunities” in May last year.Before joining M&P she had worked initially for Sherry Fitzgerald in Ireland before moving to London to work for Hamptons International.Kelly has been biding her time, waiting for the ideal opportunity to present itself, and her new role at Savills is one of the most prestigious and challenging within the estate agent industry.“I’m delighted to be joining the team at Savills, a company and brand I have long admired,” she says.Savills reveals she will be working with and evolving existing teams and concentrating on London’s core prime markets across its 35 branches within the capital.Kelly will have her work cut out – London’s prime market has been in trouble since both the Brexit vote and changes to the UK’s buy-to-let taxes, which have significantly reduced demand among foreign and investor clients.“It’s an exciting appointment and great to have Liza-Jane join us; she’ll be a real asset to our London business as we continue our strategic push into the wider markets across London,” says Justin Marking, Savills’ Head of Global Residential (pictured, left).liza jane kelly marsh and parson London prime Hamptons International Savills Sherry Fitzgerald June 29, 2018Nigel LewisWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles Letting agent fined £11,500 over unlicenced rent-to-rent HMO3rd May 2021 BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021last_img read more