- BA (Hons) Economics, Diploma in Surveying, MRICS
- 24 years in surveying
Chris Poole is a Rating Director in Central London and has had a successful career in Surveying in both the public and private sectors. He has had significant experience working for ‘Blue Chip’ businesses, following a successful grounding with the Valuation Office Agency.
Beginning his property working life in the VOA in 1990 as a Rating Caseworker, Chris gained extensive experience in preparing rating valuations for office, retail and industrial properties in Greater London as well as for more specialist buildings such as doctors' surgeries and police stations.
In private practice, he strengthened his general experience undertaking valuations in accordance with the RICS Valuation - Professional Standards (Red Book), Landlord and Tenant and CPO work for government agencies, local authorities, banks and educational bodies. He has successfully settled business rates appeals for office, shop, industrial, hotel and pub premises in London, achieving significant savings for clients such as Soho House, Brunello Cucinelli and Misui Sumitomo Insurance Ltd.