It all started with a small residential property investment

1994 – Launch of Mill Group

Manages over £50 million of residential property investment companies under the Business Expansion Scheme (BES).

Establishesa number of private finance initiatives (PFIs), property investment and development funds, including Mill Group UK Property Fund.

1998 - Launch of Aviva Public Private Partnership Fund

Manages £200 million Aviva PPP investment fund and competitively procures 11 PFI projects for the fund.

2002 - Creation of Investors in the Community Programme

Set up to forge long-term partnerships with the public sector, pioneeringinnovative projects that offer a positive future forlocal communities. Provides over 15,000 learning places in schools, primary care healthcare and mental health facilities for over 500,000 patients, as well as other accommodation and cultural facilities for local authorities and the communities they serve.

2004/05 - Launch of the Investors in the Community Funds I & II

Created the first PPP investment backed equally by public andprivate sector investors, alongside Mill Group to invest £700 million in 11 long-term socialinfrastructure projects mainly in the education, health,and street lighting sectors.

2009 - Investors in Housing programme developed and fundraising launched

To encourage housing co-ownership – under which a share of a property is acquired by an individual or family who occupy the whole home, with the Fund owning the remaining share of the home.

2010 - 2013 - Investors in Homes concept developed

With the aim of creating a new asset model that would make the UK residential market attractive to institutional investors.

2014 – Created Oak Portfolio Fund

A £45 millionjoint venture consortium created to acquire 190 new homes in the South of England. Mill Group is the majority owner and asset manager working alongside Bovis Homes and The Homes and Communities Agency’s Build to Rent fund

Our Team

We all share an ambition to strike a balance between commercial and social outcomes. Mill Group attracts advisors that drive innovation in the alternative investment market. Our team has created the right environment to incubate, manage and advise a wide range of real asset projects. Want to join us? Get in touch.

Anthony Sykes

Social Finance Advisor

Abode Impact

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Ben Tiplady

Impact Investment Executive

Abode Impact

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Bepin Solanki


Mill Group

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Christopher Down

Entrepreneur, Investment Management / Real Estate Funds

Mill Group

Abode Impact Investment Funds Lead

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David Toplas

Founder & Entrepreneur

Mill Group

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Eleanor Bowden


Abode Impact

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Liberty Bollen


Mill Group & Abode Impact

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Maria Vasquez

Business Administrator

Mill Group

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Nick Salisbury

Advisor, Social Investment & Housing

Mill Group & Abode Impact

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Rupert Robinson

Investment Operations & Advisory

Mill Group

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Sharon Heathcote

Strategic Relationships & Operations

Abode Impact

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Shola Aromolaran


Mill Group

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Simon Webber

Strategy and Compliance

Mill Group

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Sinesh Shah

Investment developer and director

Mill Group

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Sophia Ahrel

Marketing & Brand Strategist

Mill Group

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Tony Tinnirello


Mill Group and VESTA Property

Business Technologist

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