Robert Fourt

Robert Fourt – Partner, Gerald Eve and Consultant to i-analysis training

Robert is a Partner in the Gerald Eve Planning & Development and Structured Finance teams, based in London. He has been with Gerald Eve since 1986. In the mid 1990s Robert managed the firm’s Polish operations. He has provided advice on a variety of commercial property throughout England and on mainland Europe. Robert has specialised in the field of development consultancy including project co-ordination, strategic planning, financial analysis, feasibility studies and the funding and bringing forward a wide range of schemes on behalf of public, private and corporate clients.

Robert’s experience has a strong transactional base particularly in devising practical solutions to complex property issues and the subsequent structuring and negotiation of associated documentation. He has also dealt with major acquisitions and disposals of real estate, together with land assembly and advice upon many development schemes. Increasingly Robert has been asked to advise upon the risk associated with investment and development projects and how this can be quantified and managed. This has involved advising and applying various modelling techniques including VaR, simulation and real options analysis. Robert is a contributing author to Applied Risk Analysis (pub. by Wiley Finance 2003) and a forthcoming book on Real Options (ed. Johnathan Mun, pub. Wiley Finance).

Robert is an experienced expert witness who has provided evidence upon financial, viability, and development matters.