Simon Blausten is Director of Oakburn Properties Limited and Equity Partner and Head of Cyril Leonard’s Building Consultancy Department since 1982. He is a Director of Oakburn Properties Limited and H&F Capital Partners.
He has an honours degree in Building Technology from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology and is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and a Chartered Building Surveyor. Simon is also a Member of the Executive of the Association of Consultant Building Surveyors.
Within the Oakburn Group he is mainly responsible for the Financial and Administrative Management in addition to strategic investment policy.
He has hands-on experience of working with major corporate and business clients in managing a whole range of different project types and his track record covers the whole spectrum of technical consultancy advice including project management and development monitoring together with extensive experience of Property Management.
A selection of clients for whom he has worked at Cyril Leonard include:
- Abbott Laboratories
- AH Robbins
- American Airlines
- American Eagle Tankers
- Architectural Association
- Baylight Properties Plc.
- Coller Capital
- Helical Bar Plc.
- IDT Europe
- PPG Metro
- Royal Bank of Scotland
- Royal London Asset Management
- Scottish Life
- Threadneedle Property Investments Ltd
- Xansa plc. (Druid)
In addition to the above he spent 20 years in the Territorial Army where as a Commissioned Officer he taught and practiced leadership skills and undertook a number of training and administrative roles requiring a high level of logistical and organisational capability.