Charles Cresser

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Development Director

Charles is the Development Director at edyn. edyn are the fastest growing apart hotel developer in the UK, Charles’s responsibilities extend to cover the management of their development pipeline with single point responsibility for project delivery.  
Charles has operated throughout EMEA building new businesses and acting as principal contact for multi-disciplinary teams on multi-million pound schemes. Charles has a proven track record for delivery across a number of sectors in the property industry including hotels, residential, retail, education, commercial office, manufacturing, logistics and mixed use schemes.  
Charles has previously worked as Development Director for SACO and Union Hanover Securities and oversaw the delivery of a £600m hospitality focused property portfolio. Prior to this he worked in a Project and Development Management capacity for Currie&Brown, Mace, KHK Group and Jones Lang LaSalle. Charles has been responsible for running Project Management businesses in London, Moscow, Ukraine and Kazakhstan. 
An efficient communicator and able to swiftly build positive working relationships, Charles’s strength lies in his ability to direct internal and external teams at all levels ensuring that stakeholder expectations are exceeded throughout the project life cycle. Charles's reputation for large project delivery is second to none and he prides himself on leading by example taking a personal interest in all aspects of the design, procurement, contracting, implementation and close out of his schemes.  
Charles holds a first class bachelors degree in Construction Management is a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and a Member of the Chartered Institute of Building.