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Welcome to Studivest

Studivest firmly believes that this compelling asset class can have great appeal and that large and small professional investors should have the opportunity to enter the market and share in its enduring fundamentals of non-cyclical popularity, structural undersupply, sustainable income and solid capital growth and rising global demand.

Our aim is to provide access to carefully chosen projects in attractive locations, convenient for high-quality higher education establishments.

Our Story

With almost a decade of collective,  hands-on experience in the student housing space, the Studivest team has witnessed the evolution and growing appeal of the asset class amongst global investors.

What we have also noticed is that the mega-deals we have witnessed, while confirming the undoubted appeal of student housing, tend to preclude investors with more modest sums to invest.

Studivest seeks to source great investment opportunities at an investment level that opens up student housing to a much wider audience.

Meet the Team

The Studivest team is made up of investment professionals with a range of complementary skills and experience, dedicated to bringing you the very best student housing opportunities.

We are currently supported by a team of Development, Engineering, Planning and Design Consultants,  with significant development, construction, design and business management expertise –  most notably with primary activity across Western, Central and Eastern Europe.

Tony Trescothick

Tony Trescothick

Business Development Director

Tony has over 8 years of hands-on experience of the PBSH market having been part of the senior management team behind the Luxembourg-regulated Coral Student Portfolio.

Responsible for Marketing globally, and Business Development in the Middle East, Tony and the Founders of the fund saw its AUM grow to over $230m at its peak.

The fund was acquired by the Global Student Accommodation Group (GSA) almost three years ago and until very recently, Tony continued to head up the Marketing  & Communications functions for what became GSA Coral, one of the most successful and mature investment vehicles in the sector.

Emily Trescothick

Emily Trescothick

Operations Director

Has 15 years' experience within the retail and HR sector in a variety of industries ranging from construction to finance, as well as 2 years in the PBSH sector.

Her last position before joining Studivest was as Global lead of HR for one of the industry's leading Forex brokers, covering multiple locations and countries such as the UK, Cyprus, Poland, China and Australia.

In her position of Operations & Finance Director, Emily oversees all processes within Studivest ranging from Business Development, Client Relations, Web Development and the day-to-day operations within Studivest.

India Trescothick

India Trescothick

Marketing Director

With over 10 years' experience working within the finance industry, India is responsible for all marketing material, ensuring that investor relations and marketing materials convey the essence of Studivest’s compelling opportunities.

Her background in the Credit Rating industry has provided her with relevant experience of investment issues and an understanding of the value of delivering pertinent and accurate messaging and reporting.

James Alexander

James Alexander

Head of Communications

With 20 years’ experience over a broad range of finance and markets activity; James heads up our communications function ensuring our messages reach the broadest possible audience.

At Studivest, we understand the value of communication and James’ skills and expertise in this area are a key element of our information and Thought Leadership activities.

Nikki Elphick

Nikki Elphick

Finance Manager

Has over 20 years' experience in FMCG and has helped numerous small businesses grow in her position as Business Development Director for a leading convenience FMCG retailer. Managing a small team of business advisors, to ensure that businesses received the best support across a large region of the UK.

Nikki is now the Finance Manager for Studivest bringing across her sound knowledge of figures, demographics, social convenience expertise and project management experience, all of which have a relevance to Studivest's broad range of capabilities in the PBSH sector.

 

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