Ken is an experienced commercial property professional with over 30-year’s experience in Ireland, the UK and US and joined TWM as Head of Professional Services in March 2021. He has worked across many property sectors including property and asset management, valuations, rent reviews and landlord and tenant and commercial agency. He has acted as an Expert Witness in the Commercial Court, High Court, An Bord Pleanala Planning Hearings and CPO Arbitrations regarding property valuation disputes and has also acted as an Arbitrator regarding rent review and commercial service charge disputes.
He was most recently a Director of Aramark Property, and led the team in charge of the management of the €3.7b Irish Life Property Portfolio, the largest commercial property portfolio in Ireland and acted for other clients including the IDA, the Central Bank of Ireland, State Street Global Advisors and Bartra Capital. Prior to joining Aramark Ken ran his own property consultancy specialising in professional services and agency and acquired office properties including new HQ buildings for the Health & Safety Authority, and National Standards Authority of Ireland and provided property advice to clients including the OPW, Bank of Ireland Asset Management, CIE and the Railway Procurement Agency.
Ken holds a BSc in Surveying from Trinity College Dublin, is a member of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland and a Professional Associate of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.