Our Trustees

We have an invaluable board of trustees, with a wealth of experience and expertise. We are very grateful for their belief and determination in supporting our mission of rescuing British heritage for community-benefit.

Ian Marcus


Ian Marcus, MA, FRICS has been Managing Director of Evans Property Group Limited since May 2012. Ian has been with Evans Property Group for 20 years and was an Adviser and Consultant. He was appointed as a Senior Consultant to Eastdil Secured and Wells Fargo Securities in 2013. He spent over 32 years as an Investment Banker latterly at Credit Suisse First Boston, having previously worked for Bank of America, UBS, NatWest and Bankers Trust/Deutsche. He specialised in the real estate sector throughout his time in the City.

He joined Credit Suisse AG (formerly Credit Suisse First Boston) in 1999 to establish its Real Estate Group and became Managing Director and Chairman of its European Real Estate Investment Banking Group before retiring in 2012. He served as the President of the British Property Federation.He has been a Non Executive Director at Town Centre Securities plc since January 1, 2015 and The Crown Estate since January 01, 2012. He has been Independent Non-executive Director at Secure Income REIT Plc since May 27, 2014 and serves as its Senior Independent Non-Executive Director. He served as a Non-Executive Director of Evans Property Group.