Richard Akers will leave the business at the end of the financial year on 31 March 2014. During a nearly two-decade career with the company he substantially re-shaped the retail portfolio.
Commenting on his decision, Richard Akers said: "I have had a wonderful and successful career atLand Securities and I am delighted that our achievements include great developments and the nurturing of a talented team. The business is in excellent shape and has a strong pipeline of leadership for the future. From a personal perspective, now is the right time for me to move on and fulfil my plan to diversify my interests into a portfolio of roles."