Graham Edwards is the current Chief Executive Officer of Telereal Trillium, a position he has held since the inception of the company in 2011, check this. This is the company that currently houses the British Telecom and the UK Department of Work and Pensions. Even if the company he heads right now primarily deals with real estate, Graham Edwards has exhibited interests in other areas of business such as mining, information technology and software as well as water.
He started leading the company when it was just Telereal in 2001 when the company was created. During that time, he oversaw the transfer of 6,700 properties from British Telecom to Telereal, a transaction which led to property worth £2.4 billion being transferred to Telereal in an outsourcing arrangement, read here. From this time, the company has experienced phenomenal growth under his leadership.
In the year 2009, Graham Edwards started talks between Telereal and Land Securities Group plc, the result of which was the latter being acquired by Telereal. This milestone acquisition further entrenched Telereal Trillium as a leading giant in the field of property outsourcing and investment. The annual revenue of the company after this transaction rose to £1 billion and above.
Telereal Trillium has grown to become one of the largest property companies in the United Kingdom. The company currently manages a portfolio of £6 billion worth of property, which comprises a total floor area of 86 million square feet, see this. With its portfolio that consists of more than 8,000 properties, Telereal Trillium houses about 1% of the workforce in the UK. The company has gotten into many strategic agreements with many large corporations and government arms, where, for example, it houses the British Telecom and the Department of Work and Pensions.
A graduate of Economics at Cambridge University in England, Graham Edwards is currently a member of the Chartered Accountants in England. He is also a member of other professional bodies such as the Association of Corporate Treasurers and the UK Society of Investment Professionals. He is equally important a pursuing his Masters of Arts in International Relations at King’s College in London, under the Department of War Studies. His key area of focus in his studies is in the Middle East. Graham Edwards is also an active philanthropist.
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