July 3, 2017

HWBC Promotions

As part of the ongoing revolution of the firm, HWBC is delighted to announce 3 promotions in the company. Iain Sayer has been promoted to Director, Emma Murphy to Divisional Director and Amanda Hourie to Associate Director.

Iain has advised Värde Partners on the Asset Management of their Irish retail holdings for the past three years including the Blackpool and Anchor Collection schemes that have successfully been brought to the market. Iain also managed the €640m acquisition of Liffey Valley Shopping Centre on behalf of BVK and Universal Investment and acted for AEW Europe on their recent maiden acquisition in Ireland.

Emma joined the Office and Business space team of HWBC in 2005 (having previously commenced her property career in Palmer McCormack) and is involved primarily in advising and representing Tenants and Landlords in providing strategic property solutions on the sale, lease and acquisition of commercial property. Emma has been involved in a number of high-profile lettings on behalf of both national and international clients to include 2-4 Claremont Road, Dublin 4 (20,000 ft2 office HQ) to Boulder Media and Pelham House, Dublin 18 (26,500 ft2 office HQ) to Ardagh as well as being involved in a number of sales including the APEX investment portfolio. Recent high-profile letting instructions include The Sharp Building (45,000 ft2 new CBD development), Ballymoss House (66,000 ft2 suburban office redevelopment) and The Haddington Buildings (90,000 ft2 CBD office refurbishment).

Having joined HWBC almost 10 years ago, Amanda has been involved in all aspects of Professional Services specialising in Valuations, Loan Acquisitions and Landlord and Tenant matters. She has gained invaluable experience having been on the front line of many high-profile jobs.


In line with Government advice and for the benefit of everyone, HWBC's Harcourt Street offices are closed until further notice. We remain fully operational remotely and you should continue to contact us in the normal way. Contact details for all staff can be found by clicking on the link below, stay safe.

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