Adair Acquires Hadley James Associates

Combined forces to strengthen Adair’s Building Surveying division

Adair Ltd and Hadley James Associates Ltd have reached a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Hadley James Associates Ltd. As of 11th May 2018, the newly merged team will operate under the Adair brand.

Adair were keen to work alongside Hadley James’ Director, James Delamere in order to utilise his 20 years’ of property experience and credible reputation within the commercial, retail and industrial sectors.

James is a commercially focused Chartered Surveyor and Project Manager, previously having held senior level roles in Central London firms. During his career he has completed pre-acquisition due diligence surveys of retail premises, large offices and industrial estates, of values up to £20 million, and is experienced in project management and project monitoring having prepared full NBS specifications and administered contracts up to the value of £1 million. Being proficient in Professional Services such as Party Wall matters, complex Dilapidations and Licence for Alterations, James has undertaken many varying instructions and has developed expertise in these fields.

James is now on board as one of the company’s Directors, heading up the growing building surveying division. In this role, he will continue to oversee all existing Hadley James Associates’ projects and client relationships. As part of the acquisition, Adair has assumed responsibility of current and historic instructions to aid a seamless transition.

Adair is delighted to welcome James to the team and look forward to working with him as the Building Surveying division continues to expand to meet client demand.