Liz Pattinson - Head of Capital Projects & Estate Development
Ascot Racecourse, UK
Liz Pattinson - Head of Capital Projects & Estate Development, Ascot Racecourse, UK
Liz Pattinson is Head of Capital Projects & Estate Development at Ascot Racecourse, an international racing venue home to Royal Ascot and many of the world’s most prestigious races. Ascot is also a prestigious venue for conferences, banquets, exhibitions, product launches as well as a movie and TV filming location.
In 2017, Liz was appointed to set up a new professional department focused on strategic planning and development of Ascot’s 264-acre estate. A chartered surveyor, she is responsible for identifying opportunities to generate increased revenue for reinvesting into core business activities and developing and improving Ascot’s considerable property assets.
Liz manages delivery of master planning and capital development projects together alongside day-to-day estate management of a varied portfolio. Her focus is to safeguard, manage, develop and diversify Ascot’s portfolio of capital assets. Stakeholder management both within the historic racecourse and wider community is a key aspect of her role, together with managing external multidisciplinary project delivery teams to deliver projects of varying size and complexity.
Prior to Ascot, Liz spent 17 years in commercial property consultancy, undertaking a range of building surveying, project management, access consultancy and master planning projects including the Thames Tideway Tunnel infrastructure project and several large urban development schemes. She is an advocate of women in property and workplace diversity.
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