Friday 05 March 2021 – Media Release
Canary Wharf Group Hires New Senior Leasing Executive
Canary Wharf Group (CWG) has hired Ben Stanley as Senior Leasing Executive. Ben Stanley has been working in the London office market for 15 years and has spent the last nine years in the West End where he was a partner in Knight Frank’s London leasing team.
Ben has advised on market leading developments including the Shard, Nova and Paddington Square.
Ben’s role at CWG will be attracting new office tenants to Wood Wharf, Canary Wharf’s new district, offering tenants high quality sustainable office buildings that are best in class for health and wellbeing.
Wood Wharf comprises two million sq. ft of world-class commercial space, 350,000 sq. ft of retail space, up to 3,600 new homes and over nine acres of green spaces and riverside boardwalks. There will also be an NHS medical centre and new primary school, all close to great transport links.
Katie Oliphant, Director – Office Leasing, Canary Wharf Group, said: “We are very pleased to welcome Ben Stanley to the office leasing team. Ben is highly respected in the industry. His knowledge and experience of the London office market will strengthen CWG’s office leasing team as we continue to attract new tenants to Canary Wharf’s new district Wood Wharf and our world-leading sustainability offer.”
CWG is the first business district in the world to set approved Science Based Targets to be net zero by 2030 and the first developer to sign The Climate Pledge to deliver Net Zero 10 years early.
For further information, please contact:
Canary Wharf Group plc
T: 020 7418 2166
Notes to Editors:
About Canary Wharf Group:
Canary Wharf Group (CWG) is the developer of the largest urban regeneration project in Europe. CWG develops, manages and currently owns interests in approximately 7.5 million square feet of office space, 0.9 million square feet of retail and over 500 Build to Rent apartments.
CWG is the largest sustainable developer in the UK with over 10 million square feet of sustainable certified buildings. CWG also excels operationally having purchased 100% electricity from renewable sources since 2012 and zero waste to landfill since 2009.
CWG has created a 24/7 city where people can live/work/play on the Canary Wharf estate and enjoy all the benefits: great transport links, access to green spaces and waterside living; and a wide range of amenities including an award-winning arts and events programme.
Canary Wharf’s retail offering comprises over 300 shops, including grocery stores, pharmacies, health clubs, bars and restaurants, all within 15 minutes’ walk.
The Company’s current £2.4bn construction activity is composed of 500k square feet of commercial properties and over 1,750 new homes for sale and rent.