Graham Edwards has recently announced that he will be joining the Housing Policy Group. He will serve as the Chairman for the Centre for Policy Studies. This will be the latest professional endeavor that Edwards will pursue to advance his career. Recently, Graham Edwards was the chief executive officer of Telereal Trillium. During his stint at this company, he has been able to build the company into one of the Britain’s largest privately owned property company. Once Edwards becomes part of the Centre for Policy Studies, he will work with a number of the in house experts in order to help create new policies for the organization. These include making progress towards accelerating the pace of homebuilding as well as increasing the ownership of homes in the United Kingdom (http://positivethefacts.com/2018/04/graham-edwards-housing-chairman/).
With the recent addition of Graham Edwards, the Centre for Policy Studies will look to launch its New Generation initiative. This new program will look to provide a platform for individuals to join the organization and bring in new ideas for real estate policies. This program has officially been launched in November of 2017. The new policy programs of this organization will consist of focusing on issues that affect the daily lives of many people. These include business, housing and planning, welfare and taxes and cost of living. The intention of this new program is to develop new policies that will allow people to gain a sense of autonomy and ownership in their lives.
Edwards was named the chief executive officer of Telereal Trillium back in the year 2001. Under his leadership, he has been able to improve the operations of the company as well as enable it to reach a number of its key goals over the years. When he first began working at Telereal Trillium, Graham was responsible for initiating a transaction that resulted in a 2.4 billion pound property outsourcing deal. This would allow 6700 properties to be transferred to the company. In the year 2009, Graham was in charge of negotiations that would allow the company to acquire Trillium from another company known as Land Securities Group PLC. After this deal was completed, Telereal Trillium became the market leader in both property investment and outsourcing. As a result, the company would begin making revenues of over 1 billion pounds per year.
Before Graham became the CEO of Trillium, he worked as a chief investment officer of Talisman Global Asset Management. He would also work at Merrill Lynch Investment Management. Graham would serve as a fund manager. Edwards also worked at BT Group Plc where he would work as the head of finance. Graham has a number of credentials such as being a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and the UK Society of Investment Professionals.