Michael McDowall, HFD Group property director

HFD Group has added to its senior team with the appointment of property professional Michael McDowall.

Michael joins the Bellshill-based firm as property director from London & Scottish Investments, where he spent five years as a senior asset manager. Previously, he held a variety of roles at real estate agencies in the UK and Australia.

With more than 15 years in property, Michael has extensive UK-wide experience with lettings and marketing, as well as property and asset management.

He will support the growth of HFD’s property development business, along with expansion of its serviced-office offering.

Stephen Lewis, HFD Property Group managing director, said: “HFD remains committed to growing our property development business, despite the impact of Covid-19.

“Michael has a great track record in property and will play a key role in supporting the sustainability of our developments, as well as the continued expansion of our serviced-office business. He is a great addition to our team at an important time.”

Michael added: “In my new role, I look forward to working with the HFD team, our occupiers, and the wider business community in Scotland and beyond.”