Our boutique specialist team of 12 people is recognised as being a market leader thanks to our ability to combine thought leadership, razor-sharp property PR, high impact campaigning and robust strategic advice.

Our clients trust our knowledge, benefit from our network and appreciate our ability offer them an integrated advisory service that covers all of their needs.

Why we’re different

Blackstock’s technical understanding and fresh approach means we’re better informed and better able to offer meaningful support to help grow and protect businesses.

We’re regularly featured across broadcast and national news discussing property, tech, retail and infrastructure, underlining the confidence placed in our knowledge and independent analysis.

Our Directors

Alex Peace

Alex returned to Blackstock after a three-year stint as Senior Reporter at property industry magazine Estates Gazette. Alex worked for Blackstock in its early days, utilising his four years of experience as an analyst and press manager at property benchmarking index IPD to drive coverage for our clients, and has since returned to lead our data and research section.

Utilising his strong data background, Alex leads our research function, pulling together data-driven reports and stories which tap into trends in the property sector and slot into the news agenda easily.

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Andrew Teacher

Andrew Teacher

With over 18 years experience, Andrew is known for previous roles as a journalist and as spokesman for the British Property Federation and BAA. Having co-founded and exited high profile tech start-ups, he is a regular TV and radio commentator on business and politics.

Andrew set up Blackstock to offer clients a better, more boutique consultancy founded on having an external team able to understand the technical detail of clients’ businesses with the flexibility to act like an in-house resource.

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Tom Roberts

Tom Roberts

Since joining Blackstock as an executive, Tom has quickly risen through the ranks to become a company director. With a background in polling and an influential think-tank, Tom uses his in-depth knowledge of the political landscape to clients’ advantage.

From leading lobbying campaigns on tourism VAT and rental housing to writing reports on planning policy, Tom works across the business to support clients’ needs and secure desired outcomes.

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Blackstock has proven to be adept at both research, and media, connecting Colliers with high class publications and broadcast opportunities such as the FT and BBC Radio 4 and working across all areas of our business. I can't rate them highly enough and wouldn't hesitate to recommend them.

Richard Crook Head of Marketing, Communications and Business Development, EMEA at Colliers-International

Our Board

Featuring leading figures from across a number of industries, Blackstock’s board not only supports the growth of the business, but also is able to lend their expertise and networks to the benefit of our clients.

Liz Peace

Liz Peace

As former chief executive of the British Property Federation and current head of the Government Property Unit, Liz possesses an unparalleled insight into the world of UK real estate and a formidable network that extends across business and politics.

Jane Hollinshead

Jane Hollinshead

The previous head of real estate at Addleshaw Goddard, now running her own consultancy that advises British Land among others, Jane Hollinshead has both a deep understanding of property and also the relationship between clients and consultants.

Rhys Jones

Phil Tily

Phil spent 24 years at IPD (acquired by MSCI) running its UK and Ireland business and advising leading fund managers and REITs. Now head of performance analytics at Altus Group, he remains one of the real estate sector’s leading experts in investment, performance and risk analysis.

Tricia Topping

Having set up and sold the successful PR agency TTA Group to Bell Pottinger, Trica Topping now advises luxury brands on their communications strategies, working across fashion, jewellery and property.