Jeremy Helsby, Savills CEO: beyond the tweeds and Labrador
December 21, 2014


...“It said to the partners, here’s a young guy who’s prepared to get out of his comfort zone and go and do something different,” he says. “You could say I got it wrong because I had to come back here and start again, but I had tried my best. If you want to get on in life, you have to take a risk.”

Since taking the helm, his boldest move has been to revisit that early US failure. Savills bought New York-based tenant advisory firm Studley in May for £154m, its biggest-ever acquisition...

Financial Times: Jeremy Helsby, Savills CEO: beyond the tweeds and Labrador




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