Chris Townend

Head of Property Management

Transport for London

In October 2015 Chris Townend joined Transport for London’s growing Property Development team as Head of Property Development.

Working with a team of development managers drawn from both the public and private sector, Chris is responsible for the launch of several high profile development opportunities into the forthcoming TfL Property Partnerships framework including sites at Nine Elms, Kidbrooke, and Southwark. Prior to TfL, Chris was the Development Director for Covent Garden Market Authority where he helped this public sector organisation secure maximum value from the redevelopment of its 57 acre site in Nine Elms. His career started with ten years at P&O Estates, and also includes six years as Director of Project Management with Gleeds.


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