2019 Event partners and exhibitors
Our sponsors and exhibitors look forward to welcoming you and can be found in the exhibition hall during the networking breaks of the conference.
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amber energy® is a consultancy based in Cardiff and London who provide solutions to the complex world of energy. Founded in 2009 amber energy® leads the way in PBSA Energy Management and have over 7 years’ experience working with private PBSA owners, providing them with specialised solutions tailored for their business needs. By “challenging the norm” amber’s team of in-house experts work in partnership with businesses to find solutions to reduce their utility costs. For amber, it’s all about supporting businesses to achieve their goals, because the best kind of energy broker, is not a broker.
ASK4 is an award-winning provider of high-speed internet solutions and managed data services. Partnering with universities and private accommodation providers, ASK4 currently serves over 160,000 customers at 400+ sites across Europe.
Services include superfast broadband, full site WiFi, 24/7/365 multi-lingual technical support and VoIP telephony. ASK4 also offers a range of infrastructure networks to enable building services such as IP-CCTV and door access control.
In 2017, ASK4 won Innovation of the Year for 4Network at the Student Accommodation Awards.
Glide Student is part of Glide, a group of businesses dedicated to providing complete connectivity, utilities and communications services for the student, business and Build-To-Rent markets.
Glide Student is the leading provider of complete connectivity services for student accommodation serving over 350,000 students across 800 sites in the UK and Europe. With our own national fibre network we create better student experiences through best in class broadband services, cabling expertise and smart tech, combined with powerful insights into what your students need. Whether it’s studying, socialising, streaming, gaming, browsing or downloading, students always need fast, reliable internet, great content and friendly, efficient support that’s always there for them (and all of their devices).
Glide Student has created Wi-Fi and connectivity services that keeps your students happy, your rooms filled, and always adds value to your organisation.
Irwin Mitchell acts for a wide variety of clients who rely on our commercial approach and ‘can do’ attitude. Our team works across major centres throughout the UK, so we understand the factors that influence your markets and the challenges you face
Our Real Estate team offers a broad range of services and specialist expertise for clients across all sectors. Whether you are investing in, developing, funding or occupying property, we can fulfil your legal needs and support you in achieving your business aspirations.
Home to over 18,500 students, Student Roost is one of the UK’s largest providers of purpose-built student accommodation.
Pioneering a customer-centric approach to private student accommodation, Student Roost offers flexible tenancy lengths, tailored payment plan options and all-inclusive bills.
All Student Roost homes offer an environment for students to study, live and socialise in; encouraging a community among tenants and the highest quality of living while at University.
Founded in 2017, Student Roost is headquartered in Birmingham and operates 49 properties across 19 UK cities.
Aldermore Group PLC is a specialist bank offering straightforward products to Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs), homeowners, landlords and individuals.
Building on its core values of being reliable, expert, dynamic and straightforward, Aldermore aims to deliver banking as it should be.
For the student property market Aldermore supports commercial investors, commercial landlords and experienced property developers to fund, invest, purchase and develop quality student accommodation through its range of Commercial Mortgages and Property Development finance.
Speak to the team to find out how Aldermore’s bespoke underwriting, flexible terms and award-winning service can help you realise your ambitions from the ground up.
We work closely with our customers to understand the precise needs of each job and provide bespoke packages to suit all needs, budgets and deadlines. We have ensured client retention by providing efficient and cost-effective solutions that prolong the life of our customer’s assets through a focus on quality and value. This ‘family business’ ethos has seen us achieve strong financial growth year-on-year, coupled with positive working relationships with clients spanning various sectors, including education, government and corporate organisations. Our strong relationship with our customers is what helped us get this far, and so no matter how big we grow or how many new and improved services we may go on to offer, we promise to stick to our original core values, listen to our customers and deliver premium services tailored specifically to their needs. Our core goal is to understand and execute the specific needs of each job, allowing us to provide bespoke solutions whilst understanding that all jobs are unique, with often changing or challenging requirements.
Cushman & Wakefield is a market leader in the provision of Student Accommodation services in the UK. Our expertise is unique in that our client base and experience consists of all those involved in the student accommodation marketplace – universities, investors, developers, operators, as well as local and central government. Our data driven in-depth analysis and deep understanding of the issues and challenges facing the student accommodation and wider Higher Education sector enables us to provide market-leading, actionable advice. As a full-service provider, we are involved in all stages of the property life cycle including market targeting, demand & supply assessments, investment, valuation, development, funding and real estate strategy.
Fresh Property Group is a leading expert in the Purpose Built Accommodation sector. We currently have £1.9bn assets under management across the UK and in Ireland on behalf of our clients. Fresh Property Group looks after both Student Accommodation and Build-to-Rent Accommodation through our Fresh Student Living and Five Nine Living brands. The group acts as the backbone to both service lines, providing national infrastructure and buying power to the individual brands, whilst ensuring they can both act dynamically and responsively to the intricate nuances and marketing requirements of each market segment.
Host – the student facing brand of Victoria Hall Management Ltd, operating over 11,000 beds across 19 cities across the UK and Ireland. Host offers hassle-free, all-inclusive student accommodation and provides students with a welcoming, reassuring and stress-free experience at university or college.
There’s nothing we don’t know about developing student accommodation and creating successful long-term investments. Our proven track record and the excellent reputation we’ve earned over the past 20 years in managing, developing, investing in and operating student accommodation speaks for itself.
Lockton’s Real Estate & Construction team deliver innovative insurance placements and risk management services for student housing owners and operators. Our many years of experience in this sector have enabled us to develop a robust and proven policy wording which goes beyond the basic insurance needs of a student housing landlord and includes valuable extensions to cover. Lockton is the world’s largest privately owned independent global broker, with 6,500 associates and 85 offices worldwide.