Hugh Seaborn joined Cadogan Estate as Chief Executive from Christmas 2008. Prior to this he was Chief Executive of The Portman Estate where he worked for 9 years. During this time he repositioned Portman as an active and committed landlord and investor.
Before heading up Portman, Hugh spent 9 years with CB Richard Ellis, latterly as Director and Head of Investment Management where amongst other things, he was responsible for investment portfolios on behalf of a variety of clients including institutions and property companies.
Hugh is a Chartered Surveyor, past Chairman of the Westminster Property Association, Non-Executive Director of TR Property Investment Trust plc and Chairman of the Estates Business Group. Hugh was a former member of the Council of the Duchy of Lancaster and he was awarded a CVO in the 2014 New Year Honours List.