Associate Director, London Estate Leasing & Strategy
BSc Real Estate
Sally French joined DCL in 2018 from BNP Paribas Real Estate’s Leisure Agency team, and prior to that was at Restaurant Property. She has excellent knowledge of the F&B sector having advised both corporate and private landlords. Sally has built a strong network of tenants ranging from national restaurant chains, to international operators, through to independent restaurants and some of London’s most exciting new street food concepts.
Her day to day roles include leasing and advising major landlords on new/ existing schemes; building DCL’s network with operators and landlords; advising tenants to expand or dispose of their business; sourcing emerging F&B brands and monitoring key F&B market trends.
Sally has over six years’ experience specifically in the leisure and restaurant leasing sector, bringing innovate brands into schemes and having advised landlords including The Crown Estate, Native Land, Northwood Investors, Sapcote Developments Ltd, CBRE Global Investors, Berkeley St James and Landid.
Sally also focuses on representing and advising tenants looking to expand their business through London and the UK, as well as providing strategic advice to tenants looking to exit their lease or sell their business. Sally has acted for groups such as Hawksmoor, Ping Pong, Chick n Sours, Junkyard Golf, Honi Poke, Hakkasan, Aubaine, M Restaurant, Restaurant Group and Brewdog.