Group Chief Executive Officer
Entrepreneur and chartered accountant Glyn Hirsch is the co-founder and CEO of Raven Russia Limited.
The company is focused on buying and developing large warehouses in Russia. Since it was founded in 2005 Raven Russia has built or acquired circa 1.8 million square metres of Grade A Logistics Warehouses in Moscow, St Petersburg, Rostov-on-Don and Novosibirsk. It has acquired circa 49,000 sq m of prime offices in St Petersburg.
Prior to founding Raven Russia Limited, Glyn qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Peat, Marwick Mitchell & Co in the 1980s. Until 1995, he worked in the corporate finance department of UBS (formerly Phillips & Drew) latterly as an Executive Director specialising in UK smaller companies.
From 1995 until 2001, he was Chief Executive of CLS Holdings plc, a listed property investment company, a former Director of Citadel Holdings plc, a specialist French property investor, and former Chairman of Property Fund Management plc, a listed property fund management business.
He is a non-executive Chairman of Belasko Administration Limited. He is also a non-executive director of Sabina Estates Ltd.