Senior Management Team

Mark Cooper

Group General Counsel

Financial expert Mark brings a wealth of commercial,business, and legal experience to the MBU team. For nearly 20 years Mark has worked in senior legal roles in investment banking and fund management.

He began his career as a barrister in private practice before taking up in-house roles in financial services organisations. Prior to joining MBU, Mark was the General Counsel for a global investment bank with responsibility for all legal and regulatory aspects of the group’s operations throughout Europe, the Middle East and Asia. He also served as a Board Director of multiple entities across the EMEA region, bringing expert advice in legal, compliance and regulatory matters to all aspects of the business.

At MBU, Mark is responsible for managing the legal affairs at a group wide level and dealing with issues in all areas of the company, including but not limited to corporate matters, acquisitions, investments and tax efficient structuring.

As well as advising the CEO and other senior corporate officers on a variety of issues, Mark participates in the formulation of general management policies as a member of the senior management team and also sits on the investment board committee.

Latest News - 08 Apr 2020

Financial Investment Highlights

Making the right moves in Permitted Development

The government is planning a major increase in Permitted Development (PD) in a bid to ‘get Britain building’. But with many existing schemes being criticised for poor quality and tiny residential units which do not meet buyers’ and renters’ needs, how will developers respond to meet the government’s expectations?

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Latest News - 08 January 20

Digital house sales revolution kicks off within new-build sales sector

First fully-digital sales progressions.

The advent of super-fast digital-only house sales has taken a huge step forward after developer and property investment firm MBU Capital became the first to sell new-builds using a digitised end-to-end conveyancing process late last year at a Stevenage development.

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Latest News - 07 June 19

Addison Lee sold to MBU Capital for £22.75m

Global investment house MBU Capital has agreed terms and exchanged contracts.

The property at 17-37 William Road, NW1, was put on the market by a private family office.

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