In order to meet the rapid growth in all areas during the first year of Savills merger with Aguirre Newman, Savills Aguirre Newman has strengthened the company's executive structure, giving way to a new generation of business management. At the same time, the company is continuing its focus on a first class client service with the best senior team in the market.
The new management structure at Savills Spain will comprise, in the executive part, of Rafael Merry del Val as Executive vice-president and Jaime Pascual Sanchiz as CEO of the company. Alejandro Campoy has been appointed as the new managing director.
After a decade as managing director of Savills Spain, Jose Navarro, will be leaving the company at the end of the year for personal reasons.
The Savills Aguirre Newman board remains unchanged, with Santiago Aguirre as chairman and Stephen Newman, Rafael Merry del Val and Borja Sierra, together with Craig Watson, CFO for Savills EMEA, and James Sparrow, CEO of Savills UK and EMEA. Javier Echeverria will continue as COO and secretary of the board at Savills Aguirre Newman.
James Sparrow, CEO of Savills UK and EMEA, comments: "After a fantastic first year together we are confident that this team, with its mix of experience, professionalism and enthusiasm, will reinforce our commitment to the Spanish market in the long term and increase our business in Spain as well as complementing our wider growth in Europe”.
Rafael Merry del Val, Executive vice-president, comments: "After a successfulyear of integration, the promotion of Jaime and Alejandro to the first level of the management structure within Savills business in Spain represents the future. Both are key to driving our effort to maintain our position as leaders in the Spanish market. I take this opportunity to express our gratitude to José Navarro, who has been an essential part of the success of Savills in Spain and I wish him the best for the future".
Savills Aguirre Newman, which has 450 employees in Spain, has had a very successful year in 2018 and enjoyed significant growth across all areas of the business.