Ray Palmer

Chairman

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Ray is the Chairman of both Harlex Property and Palmer Capital.  Ray has specialised in development and investment for over 40 years, starting his career at Lambert Smith & Partners, serving as its chief executive and guiding their sale to Abaco. He stayed on as the chief executive and masterminded a series of acquisitions, culminating in the creation of Lambert Smith Hampton, one of the UK's top agencies.

In 1991 he led a management buy-out before resigning in 1992 to establish Palmer Capital. Palmer Capital have evolved into a niche fund manager, which provides Harlex Property with the funding and buying power required to deliver on their projects.