7th March 2018

Northern Trust ( is pleased to welcome Anne McLaren to their new Whittle Jones Scottish office.

Anne has joined the company as Estates Manager and will be responsible for the day to day running of the Scottish property portfolio.

Jonathan Houghton, Property Portfolio Manager at Northern Trust commented “We are delighted to welcome Anne to our Scotland team, in what promises to be an exciting time for the company following its recent acquisitions and continued expansion plans through further investment acquisitions and commencement on site at our upcoming new developments.”

During 2017 Northern Trust acquired over 300,000 sq ft of industrial space in Scotland and continues to look for further opportunities to grow its Scottish portfolio. There are currently two development sites being worked up which when built out could add a further 100,000 sq ft of industrial accommodation.

This portfolio now extends from Dumfries, northwards to Wishaw and Cumbernauld and eastwards to Grangemouth, Livingston and the west of Edinburgh. In total there are 6 industrial estates and 1 office park providing over 364,000 sq ft of space in 70 units. 

Northern Trust’s existing property portfolio comprises more than 200 individual industrial, trade and office parks, and over 3,600 individual units.


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