Mr. John Hockey MSc FRICS IRRV (Hons) REV –Advisor to the IAPS/IVSP Board of Directors – John has 33 years’ post qualification experience of property valuation and appraisal, planning, development and agency trans Europe. For the last 10 years he has concentrated on the delivery of strategic consultancy to major companies in the manufacturing and logistics industries in Europe. In 2008 he was appointed Visiting Fellow in the School of Real Estate and Land Management at the Royal Agricultural College. Mr. Hockey represents the IRRV at TEGoVA, where he is Education and Valuation Advisor to the board and chairs the European Valuation Standards Board.
His expertise has been utilized in both the public and private sector, having worked in Wales during the 1970‘s and 1980’s for the Land Authority for Wales, now part of the Welsh Assembly Government. He transferred to the private sector in 1985 and has honed his skills not only in the UK but also in Western, Central and Eastern Europe. He has had hands on involvement in new build and regeneration projects; coordinating the activities of developers, investors, banks and advisors, often in emerging markets providing strategic advice in contentious valuation matters.