As a well-established property owner as well as a property developer, Bridgehead Capital fully understands the importance of adding value at all stages of the investment and of developing with a view both to quality and releasing long-term potential.
Bridgehead Capital has been investing in and developing property since the early nineties. Starting in London
the business quickly expanded to include new and emerging markets around the world. Unlike many developers we
aim to create long-term partnerships with our buyers – a strategy we have followed since day one and which begins
from the moment someone purchases one of our properties.
Peter Lowe, the founder of BCL, has nearly 30 years’ experience as an international developer of residential and commercial property. Prior to setting up BCL, Peter founded Parc Investments Group in ‘97, initially to invest in London and Portugal and more recently to develop leisure resorts in the emerging markets of Bulgaria & the Caribbean. During this time Parc developed 4 resorts with a combined GDV of US$500m.
Peter started his career in the City before joining Hurley Bennett in ‘88. During his six years at the company he worked in residential sales, property management and letting and in ‘92 was appointed Director responsible for residential property investment and development in London.
In ‘94, Peter left Hurley Bennett to set up his own business, which traded profitably for six years & dealt successfully for private clients investing in residential property development.Contact
Ceri John has a successful career in general management with a particular focus on strategy and marketing.
Ceri started his career as an international broker in the City where he spent 8 years placing a variety of risks into the London market. In ‘98 he took a year out and read an MBA at Cranfield School of Management prior to fund raising and consulting to a number of dot.com start-up companies. When the bubble burst, he went back to the City as head of marketing and strategy to Axco Information Services the leading provider of global insurance and employee benefits information.
Tiring of the City, & prior to joining BCL in ‘11, he was involved with a strategic risk consultancy enabling companies to enter new and emerging markets & consulting to a property portfolio in India. Since joining BCL he has been involved in the planning and development of both BCL and its property portfolio.Contact
David’s background in general management has included being Managing Director of several service businesses as well as being Chairman of a number of special purpose companies involved in major PFI projects.
David was MD of Atkins Defence & Director of Atkins Investments. In that period he was responsible for a defence business with an annual turnover of £125m & more than 600 employees; he also led project teams that closed three PFI transactions with an aggregate value of £5bn. In 1998-2000 he was MD of Rotch Property Group PFI business, closing 5 hospital and local authority transactions with an aggregate value of £500m. Prior to that, he was project director of a consortium that bid for one of the largest pathfinder PFI projects.
In his early working life, David spent 25 years in the British Army where, amongst many other appointments, he was chief of staff of an infantry brigade, commanded a field artillery regiment and was a director of The Army Staff College.Contact
Caroline Lowe oversees the Marketing and PR function of Bridgehead Capital, Morningbridge Lda and our sister company Bomporto Hotels Lda.
Caroline has an advertising, sales and marketing background in the magazine publishing industry. She spent eight years with Haymarket Publishing and nearly a decade with IPC Media as Head of Ad Marketing (now Time Inc UK). Her role at IPC was primarily to develop and implement a research and ad marketing strategy across 50+ titles as well as working laterally with the consumer divisions within the group to develop corporate strategy. During this period Caroline chaired the Consumer Research Committee at the Periodical Publishers Association.
After taking time out to have a family Caroline re-joined the workforce in 2014 as Marketing Director for Bridgehead Capital and Morningbridge Capital and subsequently joined Bomporto Hotels as Marketing Director in 2016.Contact