A Combined 150 years experience

The Senior Team

Managing Director
Alastair Coulson

Alastair is a Chartered Member of the RICS. He is the Managing Director of Lotus Property, and as a proven deal maker is responsible for sourcing investments and the operational performance of our portfolio. His skill in establishing and managing investment strategies adds great value to the Lotus Group.

Dick Milliken

As Chairman of the Lotus Group, Dick is experienced in Corporate Finance and Governance. He is a Chartered Accountant, who was also former CFO of the Almac Group and CEO of Lamont plc. He is also a Non Executive Director of Ryanair Holdings plc and serves as a director of Bank of Ireland Mortgage Bank, NI Science Park Foundation and a number of private companies.

Ciaran Murdock

An experienced entrepreneur in property development, Ciaran is an expert in strategic site development on an international basis. Ciaran brings us a proven ability to maximise assets and realise profits on all Lotus Group commissions.

Kevin Murdock

With 35 years experience in Northern Irelands construction supply and property industry, Kevin is key in the development and disposal of various property portfolios.

Financial Director
Olivia McStay

With a Big Six training background, Olivia is a Chartered Accountant with 14 years PQE primarily gained in the property industry. As well as managing a multi-disciplined team, she is a key liaison with our private equity funders. Her timely, detailed, accurate analyses bring high standards of compliance to the Lotus Group.

Investment Director
Michael McCafferty

Michael is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS) and holds the CFA UK Investment Management Certificate accreditation. He has almost 20 years’ experience in real estate, real estate financing, private equity real estate investment and banking.

Michael is responsible for developing and implementing investment strategies, sourcing, evaluating and structuring Lotus Property's investments in the Living sector.

Development Director
Aaron Spring

Aaron has 18 years PQE across Commercial Real Estate, Banking and Financial Services sectors. His experience includes acquisition & disposal, strategic asset management, underwriting and development, in particular across the leisure / living sector. Aaron is involved in all stages of the development lifecycle including: acquisition, obtaining grant of planning, leading the day to day co-ordination of the design team and disposal.

Asset Manager
Paul McCann

Paul has over 10 years’ experience in the commercial and residential real estate sector, working across the island of Ireland. He has experience with various aspects of real estate, including property management, property development and asset management.

His role within Lotus Property includes the asset management of our two retail schemes, The Boulevard and The Junction.