Simon Hodson, JLL

Simon runs the Land and Development team at JLL, based at their UK HQ, 30 Warwick Street London. His team were responsible for the sale of New Scotland Yard (£370m) last year, the acquisition of Battersea Power Station (£400m) for SP Setia Sime Darby in 2012, and more recently the sale of The John Lewis Clearings, Chelsea and Surrey Quays Leisure Park (£135m) for Aviva to British Land, to enable their assembly of a 50 acre estate in Canada Water. Major ongoing projects include the mixed use Meridian Water Housing Zone in Enfield, and the 3000 unit New Covent Garden Market for VSM.