Andy McDonald, Head of Real Estate Finance
Andy McDonald is Head of Real Estate Finance, HSBC UK Bank Plc with overall responsibility for the business nationally. With over 20 years’ banking experience, Andy has operated within the real estate finance arena for more than 10years’ with expertise in leading structured finance and distribution activities at major UK banks. Andy has broad experience across lending and relationship management including investment banking.
David Stephens, Head of London
David was appointed as Head of the London team in August 2018 and has extensive experience working across the CRE and Large Corporate client base. David has worked for the HSBC Group for 35 years across a wide variety of roles in Commercial Banking and Global Banking sector teams. The London team focuses on core investment asset classes – industrial & logistics, offices, retail and residential – across London and Southern England.
Siobhan Gall, Head of Regions
Siobhan leads our Regional team, with responsibility for our clients that are based in or have assets that are located across the UK regions. Her team supports clients who invest in, develop and manage properties across the core investment classes – industrial & logistics, offices, retail and residential – as well as healthcare and life science related buildings. Siobhan has over 20 years of finance experience from international banks and fund management businesses.
Dan Wright, Head of Housing
Dan was appointed as Head of the UK Housing Team in 2022 and has extensive experience working across the Real Estate and Large Corporate client base, having worked for HSBC for 32 years. He is responsible for supporting house builders, social housing providers, the private rental sector, and student accommodation providers across the UK.
Elizabeth Davies, Head of Hotels
Elizabeth Davies leads the Hotel Real Estate Finance business, specialising in providing financial solutions for operating hotels and building trusted partnerships that transcend generations. Elizabeth has 18 years of real estate finance experience of both bilateral and syndicated loan facilities, senior and junior debt structures in all core real estate markets, including development finance experience and Green Loans. Elizabeth is an RICS qualified Chartered Surveyor, having originally specialised in loan security valuation and is passionate about supporting customers through the challenges of market cycles.