David Coffer FRICS, PRPAS
Chairman, The Coffer Group
With a career spanning over 40 years, David is widely acknowledged as the driving force behind the recognition of leisure property as a distinct and important property sector.
Having established the sector’s first dedicated advisory business, David – known by his peers as “Mr Leisure” – has dealt exclusively with all aspects of licensed and leisure property throughout the UK, Europe and North America over the past four decades.
He is the Founder and President of the Restaurant Property Advisors Society and a Fellow of the RICS. He has chaired numerous industry committees and he also founded and created the RICS Property Quiz which is now the major individual source for funds for Lionheart.
David is past Chairman and a major shareholder of Earls Court & Olympia.
His current role embodies strategic, advisory and educational activities. Through the Coffer Foundation he gives support to a wide range of charities including disadvantaged youngsters through sport..
In 2008 David received Property Week’s Leisure Personality of the Year award, and was named one of London’s 1,000 most influential people by the Evening Standard.
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