Jason Kow, Queensgate Investments - Estates Gazette Power List 2014 - #32Estates Gazette
When it comes to who wields the most power in UK property, it’s all change again this year. From politicians and global players to the industry’s biggest investors, fresh blood dominates. Here is the ultimate guide to the ones to watch over the next 12 months
32 – Jason Kow – Chief Executive, Queensgate Investments
Kow’s opportunistic fund manager Queensgate Investments bought Executive Offices Group last year for GBP 260M. But that is only half the initial equity the upstart investor was backed with by LJ Group. The strategy is incredibly flexible – he already has a giant hotel and residential project in Greenwich but is open to any sector and any area for the rest.