Lesley Bunting. BSc. (Hons) Est. Man. ,MRICS

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 Chartered Surveyor with over 20 years commercial & residential property experience, 14 years of which working client-side within two FTSE 250 companies, latterly at Board & Senior Executive level.
Lesley qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 1995 having graduated with a First Class BSc. Honours Degree following in 1992 following a grounding in Commercial & Residential Property gained with the District Valuers Office in 1988-9.
Lesley has worked within the Industrial and Retail Property markets since 1992, with extensive experience delivering Licensed Leisure projects both in and out of town for Wolverhampton and Dudley Breweries Plc. since 1995.
Most recently prior to establishing L&P Property Consultants in 2007, Lesley was solely responsible for delivering Marstons Plc. across all their main brands.
As Group Estates Director for one of the largest brewers and pub owners in the UK, between 2002 and 2007, played an instrumental role developing and implementing a property strategy and plan that delivered growth in the pub estates of both trading divisions, comprising 2500 pubs and helped increase EBITDA. Key elements of the property strategy included corporate and individual acquisitions and disposals, improving core like for like portfolio performance and a large dynamic development and capital investment programme.
Most recently responsible for providing services on asset management & regeneration project to two large Metropolitan Borough Councils. And also advising private investors in the Retail, Industrial & leisure sectors and
Lesley has developed through her career as an adept communicator building internal and external relationships to motivate and influence decisions, and as a highly skilled negotiator shaping multi-disciplined teams across all types of transactions with a proven track record of delivering results.