Carter Jonas turns to BNP Paribas for new investment head

Property consultancy Carter Jonas has hired a former executive from BNP Paribas Real Estate to head its national investment business.

John Knight has been appointed as a partner at the firm as well as head of national investment, a new role. He will work with Carter Jonas’s commercial division and teams in cities including Bristol, Oxford, Cambridge, Birmingham and Leeds, advising buyers from the private and public sectors.

Knight spent 15 years with Strutt & Parker, becoming a partner in its national markets investment team, and stayed with the business when it was acquired by BNP Paribas