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					Roger Howson, Chairman
Qualifications:
Bachelor of Law (Hons), Kings College, London

Following a successful early career with British Gas Corporation where he was
responsible for major supply contracts to industry and large cross-country
pipeline projects, Roger held a number of high-level roles in the engineering
and property sectors. He is a former CEO of Miller Buckley Group and of
Rosehaugh plc in addition to being former CEO of European Property at Heron
International. Roger is also a former Chairman of Rosehaugh Stanhope and
of London Regeneration Consortium.

Roger has developed a formidable reputation in the development industry
and has experience of projects of all scales throughout the globe. Roger instils
a strong, no-nonsense work ethic in Manly and in the projects they manage.

Previous Experience:

         1.      Office
         2.      Retail
         3.      Residential
         4.      Leisure
         5.      Industrial
         6.      Hotels
         7.      Education
         8.      Infrastructure
         9.      Mixed use


1. Office:
Ludgate Circus, London
As the Director responsible for the re-development of this 600,000 sq ft project,
Roger oversaw the re-generation of this prime area in the heart of London’s
financial district, including the development of the City Thameslink
subterranean rail station.

Reuters Headquarters, London Docklands
Again appointed as Director responsible for the project, Roger led a team
charged with the development of this prestigious 300,000 sq ft office building.
Building over a disused dock, Roger’s team overcame a number of
challenges in its construction from the installation of two 40-ton generators on
the ninth floor and five 30-foot diameter satellite dishes on the roof.

Torres de Colon, Madrid
Overseeing the re-development of this Heron International owned office
building in the Plaza Colon saw Roger, working closely with architects, Estudio
Lamella, managed the complex re-cladding and refurbishment of a building
with an unusual, centrally hung construction, while it remained occupied.

9-11 Castellana, Madrid
Roger managed the development of this classic Spanish building which saw a
complete renovation of the building interior, while retaining the external
façade, to create a striking, high quality office building. This building was
subsequently sold to Reale Madrid, the Italian Insurance Company.

Natwest Bank Headquarters, Madrid
Working closely with Natwest and joint venture partners, Bank Marche, Roger
was responsible for managing the development of a new office building to
accommodate the bank’s Spanish headquarters.

Rue de la Science Brussels
Management of this complex part refurbishment, part new-build office project
with joint venture partners, Société Générale. This building was subsequently let
to the European Commission.

Placa Pombal, Portugal
7,500 sq m of office for the Portuguese subsidiary of Bancos de Santander.

Lyon, France
Speculative development of 10,000 sq ft office facility in Lyon, France

Koduna, Nigeria
Offices for Koduna State Government

Dusseldorf, Germany
20,000 sq m office building for the Dusseldorf Municipal planning office.

Munich, Germany
25,000 sq m office building let to local power company.

Berlin, Germany
Renovation of old residential block and change of use to offices,
Schluterstrasse.
2. Retail
La Vega, Alcobendas
Roger acted as development and project manager on this substantial retail
and leisure complex on the outskirts of Madrid which comprises 20 restaurants
and bars, health club, cinema and family entertainment centre. Working
closely with UK developer, THI plc, Roger drew on his substantial experience of
working in Spain to assist the client, and UK retailers including Scottish and
Newcastle and Holmes Place move into the Spanish market.

Trade Route Shopping Centre, Lenasia, South Africa
Roger managed the entire development process for the development of this
55,000 sq m retail mall, the first to be built in South Africa in a previously non-
white area.

Sunderland, UK
The Bridges Shopping Centre

Cardiff, UK
St David’s Shopping Centre, Cardiff

3. Residential
Phoenix, Arizona
Master planning of a 33,000 acre residential development.

Crown Mines, Johannesburg
Design and management of residential estate surrounding the existing Crown
Mines Golf Course in South Johannesburg.

Venezuela, Caraca
Apartment blocks

London, UK
Luxury apartments

New York, USA
33 new luxury houses in Riverdale


New York, USA
Housing complexes from planning to final sale in Orange County.

Sydney, Austrailia
New apartments

4. Leisure
Livingston Golf and Country Club, Scotland
The development of a new championship golf course and residential units at
this site between Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Old Pavilion Hotel and Casino, Durban, South Africa
This 83,000 sq m leisure development included a regional casino, five star
hotel residential and retail complex overlooking the beach. Roger was
responsible for managing the design of the development.

Redditch Golf and Country Club, Worcestershire
New championship course, clubhouse, dormi house and other leisure facilities
together with 35 new exclusive homes.

Bridgetown, Barbados
Planning and construction of Durrants Golf Course.

Preston, UK
New golf course and country club at Ingol with surrounding residential
development.

Berlin, Germany
Planning of leisure facility at Brandenberg Park.

Algarve, Portugal
Golf development, including work at Villamura, val de Lobo and Quinta de
Lago.

Malaysia
Golf course and attendant development for the Yang di Portman of Negeri
Sembilou.

Australia
Various health club developments for Valentine Health Clubs, Australia

Alcobendas, Spain
Development and Project Manager for a £10m retail and leisure complex.

5. Industrial
Mainz, Germany
Warehouse Park, 25,000 sq m business park, Mainz, Germany

Trowbridge and Witney, UK

6. Hotels
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Management of the design process for refurbishment of two hotels and
construction of a new casino.

Melia Aparthotel, London
Glitter Bay, Barbados
Construction of a hotel and resort comprising 150 rooms and attendant
facilities.

7. Education
College for Koduna State Government, Koduna, Northern Nigeria.

8. Infrastructure
Port Harcourt, Nigeria
This major development project comprised the development of a major road
building scheme with an entirely new town in the Rivers State in the South of
the country.

Onne, Western Nigeria
Report on development of oil services terminal.

Midsummer Norton, Somerset, UK
Flood relief tunnel

Immingham, UK
Dock walls.

9. Mixed use
Braankamp, Portugal
This complex project included the renovation of a classic Portuguese building
to form a mixed use site incorporating ground floor retail units and residential
accommodation and commercial offices on upper floors.

Singapore
Mixed development close to Pacific Highway, near the airport.

				
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