Freddie Richards

Investment Director, CarePlaces

Freddie Richards, Investment Director, CarePlaces

Freddie is an Investment Director for CarePlaces, our specialist healthcare real estate strategy where he leads the origination and investment activities.

With over 16 years’ experience in UK healthcare real estate, Freddie has particular expertise in the elderly care home sector, and has built strong relationships with operators, developers and professionals.

Prior to joining Bridges, Freddie was with Octopus Real Estate (formerly MedicX) where he led the origination, investment and property management activities for four specialist institutional elderly care home funds. During his tenure, AUM grew from approximately £20m to over £750m. He was a member of the Investment Committee.

Freddie was previously an Associate Director in the Corporate Healthcare team at Christie & Co.

Freddie graduated from Northumbria at Newcastle University with a BSc (Hons) in Estate Management. He qualified as a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in 2006.