Salloway Property Consultants has added a new thrust to its Derby team with the signing of Will Speed as a Graduate Surveyor.
Will is a recent graduate from Oxford Brookes University where he achieved an honours degree in Planning and Property Development.
He is working towards chartered status within the company.
Will said: "Spending four years at Oxford Brookes studying planning and property development cemented my interest in property and provided me with a great platform from which to launch my career.
"I know the East Midlands well having grown up here and have been fortunate enough to have enjoyed work experience with firms in several sectors.
"Having known Salloway Property Consultants for a number of years, I admire their high professional standards and unparalleled knowledge of the local area.
"Signing for them will enable me to progress my career whilst learning from some of the most experienced surveyors around.
"My ambition is to gain chartered surveyor within the not so distant future as well as improving my skills and increasing my knowledge on the local property market and its people."
Steve Salloway, managing director of Salloway Property Consultants, said: "We have known about Will for some time.
"For such a young man, he already has a wide knowledge of our industry and we believe he will be a major asset to the team."