Marcus is the founder, the owner and the managing director of the Habicus Group, which incorporates the serviced apartment businesses of SilverDoor Apartments, Citybase Apartments, Central London Apartments and the Orbital Platforms suite of technology systems.
Marcus is from Lancashire and was schooled in Blackburn. His early career was in the property and construction industries, and having completed an MSc in Building Heritage and Conservation, he ventured to London in early 2000 and founded the company. Since then it has grown to become the largest independent serviced apartment agency in the world, with offices in London, Lancaster and Singapore.
As the group Managing Director, Marcus is ultimately responsible for the operation and performance of the combined business. His particular focus is on the group’s strategic growth and business planning strategies. He also leads with defining and promoting the group’s professional ethics and working environment.
Marcus is married to Angie, who he originally moved to London from Lancashire to be with. They have two teenage sons and live in the leafy Chiltern Hills of Buckinghamshire. They are all cricket-mad.
Favourite Serviced Apartments:
UK: Native Mayfair Apartments, London.
International: Ascott Orchard Apartments, Singapore.