About Us

Launched in 2008, Craigleith Property Group is a multi-sector property investment, development and finance business with offices in Edinburgh and Manchester.

We focus on quality residential and hotel schemes in key strategic locations across the UK. We have a flexible approach to projects and can be involved from funding and investment to development and delivery.

We have ambitious growth plans, which will be achieved through investor and developer partnerships; joint ventures and our own development projects.

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Meet the team

John Kennedy

John Kennedy

Chairman

John is Ex Chairman of the Kenmore Property Group, which he founded in 1986. He has over 40 years' experience in the property market both in the United Kingdom and overseas. At the peak, Kenmore Group managed assets with a combined value of over £2 billion across the UK and Europe. John is a prior winner of Property Week Personality of the Year and Entrepreneur of the Year. He qualified as a chartered surveyor in 1973. He is Chairman of Craigleith Property Group and also heads up the Group’s Development Division.

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Mark Antscherl

Mark Antscherl

Chief Executive

Mark has over 30 years’ senior management experience in the UK and international markets. Prior to moving into real estate, he carved a dynamic career path in the marketing and advertising industry, successfully running both start-up and multinational companies. Since 2006 Mark has been running investment companies in the Middle East and more recently, Craigleith Property Group in the UK, which he launched in 2008. He is also Founder of UK Property Professionals, the UK’s leading real estate network. As Chief Executive, Mark is involved in all aspects of Craigleith’s activities, with a specific focus on Investments.

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Stephanie Mullenger BSc FRICS

Stephanie Mullenger BSc FRICS

Investment Director

Stephanie is a dynamic, commercially focused Director, and a chartered surveyor with considerable experience in all aspects of property investment, asset management and development within large multi-site residential, retail, office and leisure estates. She has worked at board level for large corporates and international property consultants, as well as award winning property developers; designing, managing and implementing property strategies, and has a proven track record of optimising property asset performance to meet business needs and best value. A natural team leader, Stephanie heads up the Investment Division, with a specific focus on large off-plan residential projects.

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Geoff Willis MRICS

Geoff Willis MRICS

Development Director

Geoff is a highly astute and accomplished individual, with an undergraduate degree from Reading University combined with extensive chartered surveying, marketing and management experience. Geoff has strong project and property development skills, which are well suited to dynamic and challenging business conditions. His real estate career spans over 15 years in the UK and overseas, which includes 8 years with Manchester City Council.

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Wolfgang Gold

Wolfgang Gold

Consultant

Wolfgang’s 27-year career has been spent in the International Hospitality Trade, working in direct customer interaction roles; senior management positions; business development in sales and marketing; accounts and portfolio expansion. He has worked closely with Craigleith Property Group on a number of projects, with a specific focus of introducing suitable operators and investors to opportunities identified by the Craigleith Team.

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Curtis Duffy

Curtis Duffy

Residential Investment Associate

Curtis was born and educated in Tameside and has worked in property since leaving college initially with Express Estate Agency and he then spent 12 months based in Hong Kong working for a property investment company. Curtis’ primary focus is to source investment and development opportunities in Birmingham, Liverpool and Dublin.

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Max Rose

Max Rose

Residential Investment Associate

Max, a former Manchester Grammar School pupil, previously worked for Keir Group in Manchester and is studying for a master’s degree in Real Estate and Property Management at The University of Salford. Max covers the Leeds and Manchester markets, sourcing investment and development opportunities.

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Lucy Avison

Lucy Avison

Office Manager

Lucy is Office Manager at our new offices in Manchester. She has a varied background having started her career on the Graduate Scheme for Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank in the marketing department. Lucy then retrained and worked as an actor for 7 years. During her downtime as an actor, she worked in several different offices in London and the North and developed a wealth of management and administrative skills.

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The Assembly

  • Investment
  • Manchester

157 units in one tower of a two tower scheme secured for an international investment group.

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The Loom

  • Investment
  • Manchester

80% of the units in this single block scheme secured for an international investor.

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Quay Central

  • Investment
  • Liverpool

108 units secured in this Liverpool Waterfront scheme for an international investment group.

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Rivergate House

  • Investment
  • Manchester

134 units in one block of a 4 block scheme secured for a Far- East based investor group.

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