Shopping Centre

Lunson Mitchenall and Keenan & Co join forces

Published:  19 June, 2012

Lunson Mitchenall and niche retail specialist Keenan & Co have announced they will join forces, combining their expertise and further strengthening Lunson Mitchenall's tenant representation, agency, and investment teams.

Keenan & Co was established in June 2005 by former Churston Heard directors Patrick Keenan and John Fowler and has an enviable reputation, advising some of the UK’s leading retailers, occupiers and investors.

Patrick Keenan joins as equity director and will head up and build on Lunson Mitchenall's tenant advisory team whilst continuing to advise existing landlord clients.

John Fowler brings 20 years experience and will focus on shopping centre leasing instructions, joining the Lunson Mitchenall shopping centre leasing team, and will continue to manage existing shopping centre clients as well as new.

James Cogavin joins Lunson Mitchenall's investment team and will work on high street and shopping centre investment mandates.

Patrick Keenan managing director of Keenan & Co, said: "Lunson Mitchenall is one of the premier retail specialists in the UK and has an unrivalled reputation. The company's ethos of expert advice based on experience, professionalism, and independence echoes our own and I believe in joining Lunson Mitchenall we will be able to offer an unrivalled service and level of advice to existing and new clients.  I am hugely excited to be joining Lunson Mitchenall now as it evolves and consolidates its position as the pre-eminent retail and leisure property agency in the UK.”

Marcus Kilby, managing director at Lunson Mitchenall, added: "Bringing Keenan & Co into the fold is an exciting and major move for Lunson Mitchenall, boosting our portfolio of clients and expanding our breadth of client services. This is an ideal fit for both companies and improves our ability to provide a complete and comprehensive range of advice to match our clients’ needs.”