SLR formed in 2016, now manage over 800,000 sq ft of retail and development space on over 130 acres in the UK.
Ian Sanderson has over 28 years development and outlet leadership experience. He spent 18 years at Developer Thornfield Properties where he developed many schemes, including 2 retail parks by the age of 26, food stores, entire town centre regeneration projects, 250,000 sq ft at Sheffield United to name but a few. He also ran Teesfield Developments, a successful JV company with Teesland. Ian developed and now asset manages the 45 acre Springfields Outlet for UBS Triton Property Fund, where he has delivered 12 years of continuous turnover growth. SLR are also Asset Managers for the recently acquired iconic Loch Lomond Shores retail scheme in Scotland.
Ian has also developed many original experiential footfall driving and marketing initiatives, from newly designed customer “apps” to huge family attraction areas including computer controlled fountains, leading JCB driver designs and building the last dry ski slope in the UK.