This Land™, a recently launched development and investment business, today announces the appointment of two highly-experienced professionals to its senior team, Alessandra Caggiano and Natalia Boloz; each bringing unique expertise to the ambitious development business across the fields of Strategic Partnerships and Development Management.
Alessandra Caggiano, This Land’s™ new Head of Strategic Partnerships, has over nine years’ experience in Programme and Project Management in Cambridgeshire. Her in-depth knowledge of the region’s business and cultural environment will be a great asset to This Land™, having previously held positions within Cambridge City Council, Anglia Ruskin University and having founded the much loved e-Luminate Cambridge Festival in 2012.
Natalia Boloz joins This Land™ as Development Manager on the back of a successful career in land development, valuations and property data analysis. Natalia has an extremely diverse skill set and experience working with some of the world’s largest real estate companies, including Berkeley Group and Cushman and Wakefield.
Alessandra Caggiano and Natalia Boloz join an expert-led team, including David Gelling, Managing Director; Rob Hasselder, Development Director; Tom Sims, Creative Director; and David Bethell, Programme Associate Director. The team has a proven track record and extensive experience spanning all nature of developments, complementing each other’s individual skill sets to drive the business forward. The appointments of Alessandra and Natalia are evidence of both the rapid growth of This Land™ and its ambition to expand beyond Cambridgeshire to deliver visionary development projects throughout the UK.
This Land™ is defined as much by its people as it is by its development projects, with a different model, purpose and approach to traditional development business, this new team is well positioned to challenge the marketplace and find new ways of thinking and doing things. Technical Moves has been appointed as the recruitment partner for This Land™, with recent appointments reflective of their tailored recruitment strategy.
Formed in 2017, This Land™ has recently acquired 20 new sites across Cambridgeshire as part of its plan to deliver a market-leading approach to the creation of desirable new homes and neighbourhoods across the UK.
David Gelling, Managing Director of This Land™, commented: “This Land™ is delighted with the appointments of Alessandra Caggiano and Natalia Boloz and we are confident that they will be integral to the lasting success of the business. We were greatly impressed by their courageous and forward-thinking outlook and we look forward to announcing further appointments in the near future”.
Alessandra Caggiano, This Land’s™ new Head of Strategic Partnerships, said: “I knew I wanted to work at This Land™ the moment I read through their value proposition. Their unique approach to placemaking makes them a developer like no other and my passion for working with a forward-thinking and people-led business confirmed that I would be a perfect fit for This Land™. I am excited to hit the ground running in my new role as Head of Strategic Partnerships.”
This Land’s™ newly appointed Development Manager, Natalia Boloz, added: “As a recently-launched development business, This Land™ has demonstrated remarkable ambition in transforming the traditional approach to housing development. It is in this environment that my skill-set is best suited and I hope to make a significant contribution to housebuilding in Cambridgeshire and beyond.”