Richard Croft

Board Member

  • Richard Croft is the Executive Chairman for M7 Real Estate. He is responsible for the strategic direction of the company, capital raising and leads the real estate fund management function. He sits on the GP board and IC of M7’s funds, in addition to numerous other M7’s JV boards.
  • Prior to co-founding M7 Real Estate in April 2009, he founded Halverton REIM LLP (subsequently GPT Halverton), a European real estate fund management business which was sold to The GPT Group (an Australian listed property trust) in July 2007. Before this, Richard was International Investment Director of Property Fund Management PLC (now Valad) and was responsible for setting up their international infrastructure.
  • Richard has been involved in over €8 billion of transactions across the UK and Europe during his 26 years of real estate experience.
  • In addition to his duties at M7, Richard is a Non-Executive Director of IPSX (the International Property Securities Exchange) and is a member of the Global Real Estate Institute.