About Spire Consultancy

Print Simon Bateman BSc Hons MRICS, founder of Spire Consultancy Limited, has extensive property experience working in the public, private and agency commercial property sectors. For over ten years, he was Head of Property Management for a significant London-based off shore property investment company, with approximately an £800m portfolio of properties throughout England, Scotland and Wales.
We know how landlords think and what drives their shareholders, investors and lenders. Colleagues at business meeting in conference room
Engineers looking at blueprints Prior to that he worked client side in estates teams at an international bank and an industrial multinational and spent nearly ten years in the Corporate Real Estate Department of a global real estate professional services firm.
No two occupiers are the same and we understand how different occupiers have different priorities and needs Construction workers and architects at a construction site viewed from above.
Shot of business team walking together in factory storage facility. Four business people walking through warehouse. Having worked for and with commercial property owners and occupiers with very diverse perspectives, and with his thorough professional and commercial understanding of property law, leases and property management issues, Spire Consultancy has an excellent ability the combine the two to achieve the best for the end user.
Spire Consultancy has negotiated numerous lettings, lease renewals, break options, rent reviews and lease surrenders, as well as coordinating rates and dilapidation negotiations and licences, on a wide range of property types. High angle shot of a group of businesspeople meeting in the office
Cup of coffee and eyeglasses in working environment One of his key objectives has been to minimise void costs through service charge scrutiny and pioneering void rates mitigation schemes as well as promoting environmental issues whilst maximising client returns. In conjunction with a top firm of London solicitors, he pioneered and implemented one of the first ‘dark green’ environmentally friendly leases and Green Tenant Handbooks.
Simon Bateman set up Spire Consultancy in 2012 with the prime aim of ensuring the occupier’s premises best meet their needs into the future.  The Company has since gone from strength to strength and now boasts an impressive list of clients returning for property advice, not just across the Home Counties and the South East of England but also Nationwide. IMG_7929 (1)