Disposal of 2,500 sq ft Self-Contained Belgravia Mews Building Let to Gallery 

Prior to the expiry of the previous lease, we were instructed by the landlord to market and dispose of the property on the best commercial terms. Having agreed to dilapidations with the previous tenant and undertaken the works, we successfully pre-agreed terms with a gallery/arts business that took a 10-year lease at an improved rent […]

1,650 sq ft Harley Street Medical Lease Surrender and Reletting at Record Rent

The existing tenant was in the process of finding relocation options to expand but faced the problem of the lease being 2 years unexpired. We represented the landlord and were able to negotiate terms of surrender of the existing lease subject to a simultaneous grant of a new lease to a new tenant. The terms of […]

Disposal of Super Prime Retail Premises on Berkeley Square 

Acting on Behalf of the Tenant, M&M Group, a luxury jewellery business, Lorenz were instructed to dispose of the remainder of their Berkeley Square leasehold interest on best Terms.  Following a proactive and targeted marketing campaign, Lorenz generated significant interest in the premises, which led to the Landlord agreeing to take back the premises for themselves, […]

7,000 sq ft Central Mayfair Office Lease Assigned

Like many the implementation of ‘wfh’ meant that the London office was surplus to requirements, and much smaller space was sufficient. We advised on disposal strategy, likely cost, and strategy to market the premises as effectively as possible. Having generated a strong level of interest within a short timeframe, terms were agreed and the lease […]

6,000 sq ft Famous Music Studio Freehold Sold in Notting Hill

Part owner occupied and part Let short term, vacant possession was achievable, and on behalf of the vendor we were instructed to market the Freehold interest. The property is well known within the music industry and was fitted as high-quality studios and offices, and accordingly, it was perfect for such a user that was seeking […]

10,000 sq ft Chairman’s Office Lease Assigned in Chelsea

We were instructed to dispose of the existing leasehold interest held for an unexpired term of just over four years. On such size premises, in the norm, this would prove challenging without being able to offer prospective tenants a longer term. However, due to the stunning condition and fit out of the premises, demand proved […]

3x Prime West End Offices Lettings Comprising 20,500 sq ft

Having handled the end-of-term dilapidations on their exit of the former HQ in Soho, we were asked to market surplus space within their new HQ in Panton Street & Leicester Sq. Following an extensive and professional marketing campaign, the space totalling over 20,000 sq ft was successfully sublet to 3 separate tenants until the head […]

Media Co Takes Over Crypto Co Prime Mayfair Lease on 5,000 sq ft Floor

Facing lease expiry, our client needed to weigh up terms of renewal against relocation to better premises. Following a widespread search and multiple negotiations, our client successfully concluded the acquisition of the second floor. The premises were taken in stunning condition, having not long been fully fitted and furnished by the previous tenant.

Prop Co Acquires 5,000 sq ft Mayfair Office Floor

Our client needed more space and wanted to relocate their offices to a single floor in Mayfair or Marylebone. Available individual floor plates of the size required were limited and in strong competition. Despite challenges within the marketplace, following a comprehensive search, we secured the first floor at 63 Brook Street, on a new lease […]

2,000 sqft Prime Mayfair Modern Office Floor Acquired

To facilitate our client’s need to expand, we were tasked with finding top-quality space in Mayfair. Following an extensive search of available opportunities both on and off-market, our client shortlisted the most suitable properties.  This led to the successful acquisition of a new lease on the ground floor at 23 Hill Street, a property very […]

Emma Whittle

Executive Team Assistant

Emma joined the team in June 2018 as an executive assistant, having previously worked as an estate agent in sales. Emma enjoys baking, walking her dog, and is very creative in art and crafts in her spare time. 

Misty

Welfare Officer

Misty became part of the Lorenz family at the start of 2023. As Head of Office Welfare, she has the momentous job of maintaining client satisfaction and ensuring her colleagues are at the top of their game from 9-5.30 with consistent tail wags and hugs.

Yolandi Verschoor

Executive Team Assistant

Yolandi moved to London from South Africa in January 2022, and joined the team in July 2022 as an executive assistant.

With previous experience in the same role at a law firm in South Africa, she brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her position.

Christina Samuel

Executive Team Assistant

Christina joined the team in September 2019 as an executive assistant, having previously worked as general manager for hospitality group The Piano Works.

Christina has a BA and Masters in English from King’s College London, and she enjoys regularly attending yoga, spin, and box fit classes, as well as playing badminton.

Gill Pritchard

Operations Manager & Executive PA to Anthony Lorenz

Gill has been an integral part of the team since its formation in November 2007. With vast experience working as a Legal PA in London for various UK law firms, Gill currently serves as the Operations Manager & Executive PA to Anthony Lorenz.

Her extensive knowledge and skills ensure the smooth functioning of the company’s day-to-day operations.

Gill is a music fan often attending concerts and collecting vinyl records. She also is an enthusiast of historic trains and planes often visiting museums and train / air shows. 

Sammy Conway

Associate Director

Sam joined The Lorenz Consultancy in January 2022 as an Associate Director, bringing more than a decade of experience in various aspects of commercial property, including agency, lease advisory, and management.
He is a qualified professional, having received certification in October 2016.

With a specialisation in transactional disposals and acquisitions across various asset classes, Sam’s niche lies in central London offices and retail & hospitality, and his focus is working in the expanding agency department in lettings and lease acquisitions.

Additionally, works closely with the lease advisory team, further strengthening firm. Sam is also a registered counsellor, providing support to APC candidates.

Sam is a football enthusiast supporting Arsenal FC, and enjoys frequent travelling with South America being a favourite destination. He also plays multiple instruments and is a member of a band as the drummer.

Bailey Crouch

Associate Director

Bailey became part of The Lorenz Consultancy team in October 2016 and was promoted to Associate Director in 2021. His expertise lies in providing advice to both tenants and landlords on the acquisition and disposal of commercial property in the UK, with a particular focus on office spaces in central London. Bailey also collaborates closely with the professional department to facilitate successful negotiations for lease renewals, rent reviews, and lease restructuring.

Bailey is a Formula 1 and Rugby enthusiast, and enjoys golfing and is a member of West Sussex Golf Club, where he has an impressive handicap of 1.

Andrew Knights

Head of Agency

Andrew is head of agency who joined The Lorenz Consultancy team in March 2008, the inception of the agency department. With a strong focus on the core West End and Central London, Andrew specialises in acquisitions and disposals across various sectors, including office, retail & hospitality, and industrial. He brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our firm, helping clients to identify and capitalise on opportunities in the competitive London & UK market. Andrew also collaborates closely with the professional department to facilitate successful negotiations for lease renewals, rent Reviews, and lease restructuring.

Andrew grew up and continues to reside in North London. In his free time, he enjoys staying active and participating in sports, including tennis, football, and golf. He spends most weekends playing golf at his local course.

Frank Perri

Associate Director

Frank is an Associate Director at The Lorenz Consultancy and has over 10 years of experience working in property, qualifying as a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 2016.

His primary focus is Lease Advisory, where he works alongside Anthony Lorenz & Richard Russell in rent reviews, lease renewals, lease restructuring, and asset management for a wide range of clients. He has experience in providing both written and oral evidence at third party and in Court.

Outside the office, Frank is a football enthusiast who brings a competitive spirit and dedication to the team. He won The Property Cup 2022 alongside a team of peers in the industry.

Richard Russell

Head of Lease Advisory Professional Department

Richard is our Head of Lease Advisory, who joined our team in July 2016. With over 25 years of experience in the commercial property industry, Richard brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to our firm. His focus includes rent reviews, lease renewals, lease restructuring, and asset management across London and the UK.

Richard has represented both landlords and tenants in negotiations, and he is experienced in preparing expert witness reports for arbitration, expert PACT, and court procedures.

He also has a strong background in portfolio strategy, helping clients identify opportunities within their portfolios and advising across all commercial property sectors, including offices, retail, leisure, and warehouse/industrial.

Outside of work, Richard enjoys a family lifestyle with his wife and two daughters.

Anthony Lorenz

Founder & Managing Director

Anthony Lorenz is a highly respected figure in the London commercial property market with over 55 years of experience in the industry. Anthony founded Baker Lorenz in 1972, focusing on agency and professional work, including rent reviews, lease renewals, and lease restructuring. Under his leadership, the firm quickly became a nationally recognised name in the industry.

In 2001, Baker Lorenz was acquired by Hercules PLC and merged with Dunlop Heywood to become Dunlop Heywood Lorenz.

However, Anthony’s passion for delivering exceptional service to clients led him to form The Lorenz Consultancy in 2007.

Anthony enjoys spending time in his Mayfair home entertaining clients and friends in the evenings. On weekends, he retreats to his 13th-century country home, where he enjoys an equestrian lifestyle and plays competitive polo throughout the summer.