About OLIM Property

Investment Management for UK Commercial Property Portfolios. We specialise in secure, long term, indexed property income for pension funds, charities and investment trusts.

Matthew Oakeshott Chairman

Matthew Oakeshott

Matthew Oakeshott Chairman

Joint founder of OLIM where he managed UK commercial property and equity portfolios from 1986 to 2006 and purely commercial property since then. S.G. Warburg & Co 1976, Director of Warburg Investment Management 1978. Investment Manager of Courtaulds Pension Fund 1981 to 1985. He led a management buyout of OLIM Property in 2012.

Louise Cleary Director

Louise Cleary

Louise Cleary Director

Qualified as a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 1996. She has over 20 years' experience of commercial property investment at Hermes Real Estate Investment Management, Land Securities and Asda Property Holdings and joined OLIM in 2009 and OLIM Property in 2012.

Julian Daly Finance Director

Julian Daly

Julian Daly Finance Director

Julian Daly is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales having qualified with KPMG. Previously Finance Director of the Close Brothers Group plc asset management division, he was a non executive director of OLIM from 2000 to 2009.

Jo Seth-Smith Investment Manager

Jo Seth-Smith

Jo Seth-Smith Investment Manager

Qualified as a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 2003. She has over 17 years’ of commercial property investment experience at JLL, LaSalle Investment Management and Acuitus and joined OLIM Property in 2017.

Sarah Martin Investment Manager

Sarah Martin

Sarah Martin Investment Manager

Qualified as a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 2008. She has over 13 years’ of commercial property investment experience at JLL and joined OLIM Property in 2019.

Jo West Investment Analyst

Jo West

Jo West Investment Analyst

Qualified as a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 1992. She has 20 years of commercial property valuation and investment experience at Donaldsons, Gooch & Wagstaff, CBRE and British Land and joined OLIM Property in 2018.

Patrick Harrington Investment Manager

Patrick Harrington

Patrick Harrington Investment Manager

A qualified member of the Chartered Financial Analysts Institute, Patrick has over 30 years investment experience. He has managed funds at M&G, Henderson, Jupiter and OLIM and joined OLIM Property in 2021.

Penny Walsh Executive Assistant

Penny Walsh

Penny Walsh Executive Assistant

Penny has worked as an Executive Assistant for many years. She joined OLIM Property in 2018 and has a First-Class English Degree.

Jane Wells Executive Assistant

Jane Wells

Jane Wells Executive Assistant

Jane has worked in office administration for over 30 years in the banking, legal and education sectors before joining OLIM Property in 2019.

Get in touch

If you would like to speak to one of our team about our business or to discuss our current requirements or introduce a property please contact us on +44 (0) 207 846 3252 or by email to Jane.wells@olimproperty.co.uk or Penny.walsh@olimproperty.co.uk