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Parlison Properties' key employees are listed below. Click on the tabs for more information.  


Jeremy Aitchison


Professional Background

BSc Estate Management (Hons) - Reading University
Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors  

A chartered surveyor who left his main board position at Savills PLC to start Parlison in 1993.  He has been the lead director on the following retail development management projects; Metro Retail Park Gateshead, Priory Retail Park Merton, Merton Abbey Mills mixed use leisure, hotel and residential scheme, Riverside Retail Park Poole, Birstall Shopping Park Leeds, Manchester Fort, Solatron Retail Park Farnborough, Tottenham Hale Retail Park and Giltbrook Retail Park Nottingham.  He also managed the companies 90,000 sq ft industrial development in Portsmouth (in a JV with Highcross), the 70,000 sq ft Giltbrook Industrial Park and the very successful site purchase and sale of the 400,000 sq ft office scheme at Colmore Plaza in Birmingham.  More recently he has been responsible for the companies 60 acre site outside Horsham which Parlison acquired and then sold on in parts to occupiers. The main occupier AJW Aviation took a 135,000 sq ft headquarters office and warehouse which completed in September 2012.  He has also been responsible for promoting a potential residential site and photovoltaic array near Horsham on land that Parlison own.
Jeremy lives near Chichester and is leading the companies drive into development situations in Surrey, Sussex and along the south coast.  He is well known in the industry for going everywhere on a motorbike and completed a race from Paris to Dakar in October 2012.  He is married with 4 children. 

Key Experience

1980 - 1993 Employed by FPD Savills.  1987 took charge of running Out of London Development and Agency.  Made director in 1987 and PLC main board director in 1991.
1993 - Present Director and 50% shareholder in Parlison Properties Ltd.


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Andrew McParland


Professional Background

BA Law (Hons) - Liverpool Polytechnic
Former Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales

Andrew qualified as a solicitor with Messer’s Gouldens before working for Arlington Securities PLC, latterly as development director.  In 1993 he founded Parlison Properties.
Andrew has taken a number of retail, leisure and office schemes from conception through to fruition.  Andrew pays close attention to the political side of a scheme through its planning evolution.
Noteworthy schemes are Omni leisure scheme and Calton Square office scheme in Edinburgh and Fort Kinnaird and Tottenham Hale Retail Parks.
Andrew lives between Putney and Itchenor and is married with two children, who keep him busy between sailing and hockey.  He is also an aficionado of two wheels choosing cycling as his mode of transport around London and every so often he dusts off his racing bike for the odd cruise. 

Key Experience

1981 - 1983


Articled clerk Messer's Gouldens Chancery Lane, London, EC1




1983 - 1993


Arlington Securities Plc.  Development director of Arlington Property Developments the Company's major property development subsidiary.  Oversaw four regional development directors and their respective teams.




1993 - Present


Director and 50% shareholder in Parlison Properties Ltd.


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Toby Clowes


Professional Background

BA (Hons) Business of Real Estate - Oxford Brookes University
Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

Toby joined Parlison in June 2012 after four years at specialist retail and leisure agency Chase & Partners, where he qualified as a chartered surveyor.  Toby worked in the Out of Town market initially and then successfully setup a Central London desk focusing on agency work for both occupiers and landlords.
With Parlison he is involved in most of the current retail warehouse, industrial and residential development opportunities that the company are progressing and also several commercial developments along the south coast that are in the early stages of coming forward.  He is also responsible for investing funds that the directors have made available in the buy to let market plus residential and commercial development opportunities in East London.
Toby is a keen motorsport enthusiast and recent motorbike convert, which some believe is a pre-requisite of working at Parlison!  He also enjoys many other sports including skiing, his unnamed photo has regularly appeared in the back pages of Estates Gazette! 

Key Experience

2008 - 2012 Chase & Partners.  Involved in the Out of Town Agency department.  Set up the Central London Agency department.
2012 - Present Parlison Properties Ltd.


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