Donaldsons and Grimley confirm they are negotiating

Posted on June 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

The partnerships of property agents Donaldsons and GVA Grimley have confirmed that they are in preliminary negotiations that could lead to a full merger of the two firms. This follows speculation based upon the two firms¹ client and specialisation fit. The combined firm would remain as a partnership with an annual fee income of more than £100 million and staff of around 1,500 in London and the major UK cities. A merger would seek to build on the established reputation of Donaldsons in the retail market, corporate outsourcing and the public sector, and GVA Grimley¹s strengths in the office market, as well as in planning, building and other consulting work. Both firms have a significant regional presence as well as rapidly growing international activities, and it is said this would lead to complementary services and regional dominance in a number of locations, both in the UK and throughout Europe. During the next two months opportunities for staff, and in further strengthening client relationships, will be e

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