John Barroll Brown
Chairman and Chief Executive
John founded CIT in 1995 and has led its growth to become a foremost private equity property investment vehicle. During this time the group has acquired approximately $5 billion of commercial property and delivered average internal rates of return in excess of 22% per annum after all fees and local taxes, on all exited UK transactions. John has formed partnerships and fund structures with institutions and high net worth groups in Europe, the US, the Middle and Far East and Australia. In doing so he has developed offices in the US, Asia, the Caribbean and Europe. John lives in London and remains the principle driver, Chief Executive and Chairman of the Group. John is a Bachelor of Laws, a solicitor of the Supreme Court and an individual approved by the Financial Services Authority.
Bachelor of Law (Hons). Solicitor.