By building a solid reputation for high-quality commercial developments and innovation, HFD Group Ltd (HFD) is recognised as Scotland’s leading commercial property company.
Over the last 30 years, we have delivered in excess of 2.8 million sq. ft. for more than 330 occupiers including a variety of blue-chip organisations, with more than 15,000 staff working from properties that sit within our portfolio.
CEO of HFD Group
HFD Group – a collection of six market-leading divisions offering Scotland’s business community unrivalled commercial property, construction, data and energy services. Very much involved in every aspect of each division, William has a passion for improving quality and efficiency in all aspects of business development.
Managing Director of HFD Property
HFD Property Group – responsible for delivering more than 2.2 million sq. ft. of high-quality space for a range of commercial occupiers. Our current flagship project at 177 Bothwell Street will provide around 313,000 sq. ft. of exceptional Grade A office space in the heart of Glasgow’s International Financial Services District, with a focus on wellbeing, connectivity, and sustainability.
Commercial director of HFD Construction
Paul has more than 30 years’ experience in the sector and has previously held roles at construction consultant Soben, Engie’s regeneration division and Morgan Sindall. Initially trained as a quantity surveyor, Paul has managed the construction of major builds including Police Scotland’s offices at the Riverside East development in Dalmarnock, and several schools in the South Lanarkshire area.
Managing Director of HFD Offices
HFD Offices – providing 250,000 sq. ft. of office space for 230 companies across Strathclyde Business Park and its sister development Hamilton International Park. We pride ourselves on delivering market-leading services and facilities and strive to develop and maintain close relationships with tenants, making their office requirements our business.
Operations Director of HFD Services
HFD Services – employing a team of 70 to support an integrated, full-service offering for tenants that covers security, IT, maintenance, landscaping, and a range of management functions. Working behind-the-scenes handling all aspects of facilities management on behalf of 230 companies.
Stuart joined HFD in July 2021 and previously held a number of senior finance roles within the construction industry, having initially trained at PwC. He also supports the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) with its ongoing mentoring scheme for students alongside his day-to-day role leading the finance division.
Katrina has spent over four years as HFD’s in-house solicitor offering strategic legal counsel and, prior to joining the property company, held roles with leading Scottish and London-based law firms.
Managing Director of DataVita
DataVita – Scotland’s only purpose-built datacentre, providing advanced, scalable and secure colocation and integrated cloud services for a range of businesses and public sector organisations. We also offer a range of IT services, including cloud computing, connectivity, security, back-up and disaster recovery.
Alongside our commercial operations, we support a range of local causes in Glasgow and the wider Lanarkshire area through the HFD Foundation, with a variety of fundraising activities and grants. In 2020, we launched the Glasgow Community Anchor Fund in partnership with the Virgin Money Foundation making a commitment of more than £400,000 for vital community groups.
For further information or to discuss one of HFD’s development projects, contact us.