Kavanagh joins LSAV with over 30 years industry experience; 27 of those years at Show Department (Chicago).
At LSAV, Kavanagh will focus on building client relationships and sales, enhancing the client sales experience, developing brand recognition and strategic growth.
“John's senior level skill set will be used to promote progressive growth for LSAV. John has a complete understanding of our industry; particularly the needs of our clients.”
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Unite also announced the establishment of a 50/50 JV with GIC, to be known as the London Student Accommodation Joint Venture (LSAV), with the aim of investing some GBP330m in development activity in London over the coming years, equal to 3,500-4,000 new bed spaces.
The UK company will have the option to boost its current stake in UCC to 50% from 30% by 31 December 2016 and eventually merge the latter with LSAV.