The Team

David Burton

David Burton BSC (Commend) MRICS

David is a Property Consultant with extensive UK and African experience.

In 1987 David worked for Gerald Eve and undertook a wide range of asset valuation, town planning, capital gains tax, rating and compulsory purchase work for clients such as British Aerospace, British Sugar and the Grosvenor Estate.

In 1989 David joined Weatherall Green & Smith as a client relationship manager and expert investment valuation advisor for a number of institutional clients. Regular valuations of PUT’s for clients including Schroders, Legal & General and Norwich Union.

In 1994 David moved to Knight Frank in Botswana as the Managing Partner. David had overall responsibility for the management of the business. Experience across all sectors of the market in Botswana and the Southern and East African region. Clients included Barclays Bank, European Community, FCO, SCB, Shell and BP.

In 2003 David joined Savills undertaking development consultancy, asset management and investment transactional work across the UK. David also worked with Savills Energy on Property Energy Audits.

In 2007 David joined Standard Chartered Bank as Head of CRES Africa, and Portfolio Manager, Africa, Europe, Americas. David was responsible for the preparation of asset strategies in all regions and the ongoing operational management of the portfolio in Africa. He worked closely with a wide range of senior stakeholders.

In 2011 David founded Property Lynx Limited.