Having a consummate wealth of market and foodhall development and operational experience, we specialise in new venture and re-developments and our vast experience quickly and cost effectively pinpoints focus in the areas requiring particular attention.
Some clients require a full market or food hall project appraisal, whilst others simply wish to pick and choose from just some of our specialist areas of expertise.
Most clients will want a full financial trading forecast, including capital investment exposure, trading forecast and return on investment. Our financial business plans underpin projects and are developed by some of the most knowledgeable specialists in the industry.
Our new way of working is designed to deliver focussed excellent advice quickly and cost effectively.
Our two principals have successfully developed more markets and food halls than anyone else and our business planning and financial forecasting is considered the best in the business.
Our crystal ball has been highly polished over the years and we can now forecast the future of your project with great clarity.
Being involved in markets his whole life, Raymond has an innate understanding of the industry, its people and has a knack of knowing how to untap site potential.
He has been involved more than 200 market developments throughout the UK and Europe, some of which have been truly iconic and ground-breaking.
With a passion for localism, independent trade and authenticity, Raymond has dedicated his entire working life to bettering the opportunities of those who work in the industry and to help ensure communities enjoy the very best that markets and food halls can offer.
Although starting his career designing and specifying market developments, his time is now mostly spent refining long-term business plans ensuring successful post-development viability.
Raymond is the Managing Director of Market Asset Management, the UK's latest growing market and food hall operations company.
Hayden has a wealth of experience in senior management within SME's across a range of industry sectors and has considerable experience in business start-ups and business development.
Hayden believes that markets and food halls need to be seen as multi-functional social hubs, creating a centre for activity, entertainment, dining and shopping within the community. Each location, unique to its local community.
With placemaking now at the forefront of regeneration projects, Hayden has been one of the leaders in working on market centred and event based regeneration projects.
Recent major projects have included the award-winning Darlington Food and Drink Festival, the highly acclaimed Crewe Market Hall redevelopment and the redevelopment of the Wool Market in Doncaster which has created a unique shopping, dining and entertainment experience for Doncaster.
Hayden is Commercial Director of Market Asset Management Ltd, with oversight of all active sites and has been appointed to the High Street Task Force to provide support and guidance in the regeneration of town centres.