Farebrother appoints head of rating
23 May 2017
Leading London Midtown property consultancy, Farebrother CORFAC International, has appointed David McCausland as Head of Rating.
Prior to joining Farebrother, David was a Partner and Head of Rating at Stanley Hicks, a long-established property advisory company in the City of London.
He has wide experience in all aspects of property and agency advice, having acted for a broad range of commercial and industrial clients as well as religious and other charities. The CBI, via their Business to Business Guide, named him as one of a handful of recommended rating advisers for the 2010 Rating Revaluation.
Farebrother’s Head of Lease Advisory Team, Malcolm Brackley, comments: “David is part of our strategic plan of bringing in the best people in all disciplines. At a time when the future of Rating is uncertain, we have decided to invest in improving that service to our clients. In conjunction with our growing Occupier Services team, David’s knowledge and experience will add to the all-round advice a Farebrother client and particularly occupier clients will receive.”
David is a member of the Rating Surveyors Association RSA, the Institute of Revenues, Rating and Valuation IRRV, and a member of the UK Petroleum Industries Association UKPIA Rating Panel. He has spoken at the Catholic Charities Conference, and various seminars. He is a guest lecturer for the RICS Rating Diploma course.
Commenting on his appointment, he said: “I’m very excited to be joining Farebrother at a time when the 2017 Rating Revaluation has introduced the biggest set of procedural changes since 1990”.