Name: Naomi Heaton
Business Founded: London Central Portfolio
Biography: Naomi Heaton, MA Hons (Oxon) is founder and CEO of LCP, a real estate advisory company focusing on the private rented sector in Prime Central London. Naomi pioneered the concept of exclusively representing investors seeking to access this alternative, safe-haven asset class. She established LCP in 1990 to provide a unique one stop service which includes property search and acquisition, refurbishment and design, letting and rental management, using sophisticated financial modelling to optimise returns.
In addition to acting to individual mandates for HNW private clients, Naomi launched the first closed end fund targeting the sector in 2007. Since then, LCP has successfully developed further funds, delivering consistently strong results. Naomi is actively expanding LCP’s funds’ platform due to the exceptional tax benefits these funds enjoy.
After graduating from Oxford University, Naomi joined advertising agency Leo Burnett. She was subsequently appointed a main Board Director at Saatchi & Saatchi and Young & Rubicam, advising blue chip, multi-nationals. She writes frequently in the national press and is regularly invited by the BBC and Sky News to comment on property related matters.
Naomi was elected one of Citywealth’s Top 50 CEOs in 2017.