At the Grosvenor Estate, our approach is based on private ownership and long term thinking.

Our businesses and all our other activities are managed according to a consistent set of business principles. Each entity aims to be a leader in its sector based on competitiveness, integrity and far-sightedness, and both Grosvenor and Wheatsheaf Groups have their own more specific set of values that guide their approach to business. In order to be successful we need to make a positive long term contribution to the economic and social life of communities, wherever we operate, in both urban and rural contexts.

Jeremy Newsum, who retired at the end of March 2107, reflects on his time as Executive Trustee of the Grosvenor Estate. Offering his personal insights into the Grosvenor Estate’s approach to governance, management, trusts and tax; belief in transparency and continuity and on the importance of legacy, he makes fond references to the 6th Duke of Westminster.

To read the article, please click here.