Independent Director since October 2018
Mr Marcus is a member of Redevco’s Advisory Board, the Senior Independent Director for both Secure Income REIT and Shurgard Self Storage, and a Non Executive Director for Town Centre Securities Plc. He was appointed as a Senior Consultant to Eastdil Secured in 2013. He is also President of the Cambridge University Land Society and a Senior Advisor to two new Businesses, Work Life and Elysian Residences. He is also a trustee of Saracens Multi-Academy Trust.
Formerly Mr Marcus was in the banking industry for over 32 years having previously worked for Bank of America, UBS, NatWest and Bankers Trust/Deutsche, always focusing on the real estate industry.
He joined Credit Suisse First Boston in 1999 to establish the Real Estate Group, and became Managing Director and Chairman of the European Real Estate Investment Banking.
Mr Marcus is a former Crown Estate Commissioner, a past President of the British Property Federation, past Chairman of the Investment Property Forum, a Fellow of the RICS and for 10 years chaired the Bank of England Commercial Property Forum. He chaired the Princes Regeneration Trust for 11 years and was a Trustee of the Princes Foundation for 14 years.
Mr Marcus graduated from the University of Cambridge in 1981 with a degree in Land Economy.
Mr Marcus was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in HM Queen’s 2020 Birthday Honours List.