Design Director at Select Property
Cathy is a RIBA registered Architect and Joined Select Property Group in 2015 to lead the Design Direction across all of SPG’s Branded developments. SPG is a leading Northwest property company who develop and operate market leading branded residential developments across the UK. Brands include Vita Student, Affinity Living and City Suites. Prior to SPG, in her capacity as a consultant, Cathy’s specialty area of design was largely focussed on the hospitality sector, with a track record of hospitality architectural and interior design spanning over twenty years. Prior to joining SPG Cathy spent two years working across SE Asia and the Middle East leading a hospitality design team for an international design agency. Before departing the UK in 2013, she was a partner at the award winning London based Architectural practice of Denton Corker Marshall, having spent 15 formative years with DCM.
Select Property Group (SPG) is a global developer, retailer and operator of market-leading property investment brands. The Group’s success is underpinned by a clear vision to develop market-leading brands that align customer needs to investor returns. Key to this strategy is an unswerving commitment to understand the end customer. This approach enables the Group to develop brands that are relevant, authentic and different, crucially they then become trusted brands. This trust creates customer loyalty, guaranteeing occupancy levels in the Group’s products. To date the group has launched three specific brands, Vita Student, CitySuites and Affinity Living.