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Empiric Student Property PLC (ESP.L)

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Empiric Student Property PLC

1st Floor Hop Yard Studios
72 Borough High Street
London SE1 1XF
United Kingdom
44 20 8078 8791

Sector(s)Real Estate
IndustryREIT - Residential
Full-time employees358

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Duncan GarroodCEO & Director736.45kN/A1958
Mr. Donald A. Grant C.A.Chief Financial & Sustainability Officer and Executive Director306.73kN/A1973
Ms. Joanne PollardChief Operating OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Lisa Jefferson HibberdCompany SecretaryN/AN/AN/A
Charles TaylorConsultant and Acquisitions ManagerN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Martyn Roe MBA, MRICS, Dip Proj ManConsultantN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2022, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in GBp.


Empiric Student Property plc is a leading provider and operator of modern, predominantly direct-let, premium student accommodation serving key UK universities. Investing in both operating and development assets, Empiric is a fully integrated operational student property business focused on premium studio-led accommodation managed through its Hello Student operating platform, that is attractive to affluent growing student segments. The Company, an internally managed real estate investment trust ("REIT") incorporated in England and Wales, listed on the premium listing segment of the Official List of the Financial Conduct Authority, was admitted to trading on the main market for listed securities of the London Stock Exchange in June 2014. The Company is classified as a commercial company listed under chapter 6 of the UK Listing rules and as such is not an alternative investment fund ("AIF") for the purposes of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive ("AIFMD") and is not required to provide investors with a Key information Document ("KID") in accordance with the Packaged Retail and Insurance-based Investment Products ("PRIIPs") regulations.

Corporate governance

Empiric Student Property PLC’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 April 2024 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 7; Board: 7; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.