Jonathan Rose FRICS

Managing Director

Jonathan is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. He has been in the property industry for over 20 years holding various senior positions, the most recent being Group Property Director at Asda property holdings. His main focus since joining Pears in 2009 is investment strategy advising the Pears family and third party clients. He is also Deputy Chairman of Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice and sits on the Property Committee of Jewish Care.

Ben Grossmann

Investment Director

Ben completed an MA in Real Estate at Cass Business School in 2009 before going on to work as a graduate surveyor at John Lang LaSalle Investment Management. He has been with the group for 8 years and is predominantly responsible for overseeing and originating investment activities within the UK business

Joel Midda MRICS

Investment Executive

Joel joined Pears in 2010 and has a key role sourcing and underwriting potential opportunities. He has been involved in all the major acquisitions including direct property deals, portfolios, mezzanine loans, preferred equity stakes and joint ventures. Prior to this he worked at Invista Real Estate and Henderson Global Investors.

Matthew Hall MRICS

Asset Manager

Matthew joined Pears in 2015 and is responsible for the asset management of office, retail and industrial investments. Matthew is a Chartered Surveyor and was previously an Associate at Workman LLP, where he managed portfolios of commercial properties on behalf of institutional investors and property companies.

Michael Genis

Investment Manager

Michael joined Pears in 2018 as an Investment Manager focusing on the acquisition of commercial property across the UK. Prior to joining Pears, Michael spent over 4 years at RBC Capital Markets as part of the real estate finance team, providing debt capital to major global real estate private equity sponsors and covering a wide spectrum of asset classes, jurisdictions and deal profiles. Michael graduated from Oxford University with a BA in Economics and Management.