A little more about the team

Wright Silverwood was formed in 1991 and is now one of the pre eminent Retail, Leisure, Roadside and Development specialists in the UK. Based in Birmingham and giving advice to a wide variety of Landlord, Occupier and Developer clients in the above sectors across the UK.

Now firmly specialist in the retail and leisure divisions of the real estate industry, the Company has widened its horizons to provide advice to an ever expanding range of clients upon all property issues throughout the United Kingdom. The firm is based in Edgbaston, Birmingham within close proximity to the national motorway network providing easy access to the majority of the UK’s urban centres, allowing an unrivalled response time to client demands

Our people

Jim Wright

B.Sc. (Hons.), F.R.I.C.S., M.C.I. Arb

0121 410 5548 07831 856732

Qualified RICS in 1986 and joint founding partner. Jim heads the Professional Department, specializing in retail based property throughout t

Simon Smith

B.Sc. (Hons.), M.R.I.C.S.

0121 410 5551 07771 604539

Simon has worked in retail and leisure property for over 25 years having started his career at DTZ moving over to Wright Silverwood in 2004.

Andrew Benson


0121 410 5546 07771 604524

Andrew has over 30 years experience in the retail and leisure sectors initially with DTZ (now Cushman & Wakefield) and then with Wright Silv

Hayley Essen

B.Sc. (Hons.), M.R.I.C.S, A.C.I. Arb

0121 410 5559 07503 634821

Joining Wright Silverwood as an Associate Director in 2019, Hayley has over 20 years’ commercial property experience specialising in retai

Adam Lazenbury

B.Sc. M.R.I.C.S

0121 410 5542 07739 834369

Adam is an experienced property professional with an in-depth knowledge in the retail and leisure sectors built up over the last 25 years.