Richard Scutt MRICS

Planning & Development Director

After graduating with a degree in Surveying, Richard worked for CB Richard Ellis’s Development Management team for over five years advising a variety of banks, funds and property development companies on UK commercial development projects. Whilst here, he qualified as a Chartered Surveyor.  Following this, he worked for Palmer Capital Partners overseeing all of its UK development projects and prior to joining Bacchus Partners in March 2011 Richard was a Director at GL Hearn. Richard is responsible for managing all planning and development projects and overseeing all acquisitions.

Sam Buckley MRICS

Planning & Development Surveyor

Sam graduated from the Royal Agricultural College with a degree in Land Management in 2012 and prior to joining Bacchus Partners in March 2013 completed internships with Savills and Strutt & Parker, amongst others. He qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in April 2015 and is responsible for planning and project delivery across the portfolio.

Will Kitchener

PR & Marketing Director

Will has over ten years’ experience in communications within the property industry having worked both in-house and within leading agencies for blue chip companies including Crest Nicholson, Grosvenor, Sainsbury’s and Tesco. Will has a degree in Law from the University of Southampton and joined Bacchus Partners in September 2011. Will is responsible for all media, community and political relations and marketing.


We are actively seeking unconditional and / or subject to planning development opportunities that meet the following criteria:

Lot size: £200,000 to £2million

Location: South East region including Inner and Greater London

Sectors: Residential preferred – private and affordable; mixed-use and retail

Focus: Brownfield, greenfield, challenging planning sites where we can unlock value

Contact us for more information.